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Holocaust hullabaloo: another MP intimidated

Or, how to make enemies of people who aren’t The head of the Holocaust Educational Trust, Karen Pollock, has once again succeeded in wringing an apology from a British MP for remarks about what happened to Jews in Nazi-occupied Europe and what is happening now to Palestinians in Israeli-occupied Gaza and the West Bank. During […]

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The Quenelle: Blame Dr Strangelove and the Bomb

The Quenelle: Blame Dr Strangelove and the Bomb

When West Bromwich Albion’s star player Anelka performed the Quenelle after scoring a goal in a match on 28 December he was immediately lashed by a frenzied storm in a Zionists’ teacup. The Quenelle is a gesture, some claim, made famous by the French comic Dieudonné M’bala M’bala. As explained by the BBC it […]

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Who Will Heal Sydenham’s Sore?

Who will finally heal the ‘running sore in the East’? Do world leaders today even know the underlying causes of the Holy Land’s misery? Hansard is the official verbatim report of proceedings in the UK Parliament. You’d expect powerful intellectual stimulation, especially from the House of Lords, but too often the record reads like pulp […]

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Britain, Eager to Match France’s Self-Abjection

The French newspaper Le Figaro gleefully announces: Dieudonné Banned from Entering Great Britain The controversial humorist wanted to come to GB to support his friend, the football player Nicolas Anelka, who had made the «quenelle» gesture during an English championship game. After creating a polemic in France, the controversial humorist Dieudonné has now been banned from entering […]

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Hague, Sworn Enemy of Criminal Impunity, Still Soft on Israel’s War Crimes

A few days ago we were talking about Agent Willie Hague’s self-proclaimed commitment to smoke out war criminals, bring them to account and support the International Criminal Court in its investigations. “If you commit war crimes, crimes against humanity or genocide you will not be able to rest easily in your bed,” he said. But […]

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When Will International Justice Save Palestine?

“If you commit war crimes, crimes against humanity or genocide you will not be able to rest easily in your bed: the reach of international justice is long and patient…. There is no expiry date for these crimes….” (William Hague, British foreign secretary) So when will international justice save Palestine? Eighteen months ago UK foreign […]

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Queen Elisabeth II — A Class Act

Note: With this post I have added a new Category — ANECDOTES — where contributors might wish to post brief items — not full-length articles but snapshots of our world  on any and all topics. QUEEN ‘FURIOUS’ PALACE GUARDS EATING HER NUTS Even took to marking levels in bowls to check if her snacks were […]

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When will the Palestinians clear the decks?

Let’s shine a light into the ICC’s dusty corners… When will the Palestinians clear the decks for action? I watched the Palestinian ambassador, Prof Manuel Hassassian’s performance before a session of the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee enquiring into ‘Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: prospects for 2014’. . He was asked by […]

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Sharon took ‘brave decisions’ for peace, says Agent Cameron

In a statement marking the death of Ariel Sharon, British prime minister David Cameron said he was one of the most significant figures in Israeli history and as Prime Minister he took brave and controversial decisions in pursuit of peace, before he was so tragically incapacitated. This sickening tribute will not go down well outside […]

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Adolf Hitler – The Greatest Story Never Told

A new documentary. Produced by Dennis Wise. Length: about six hours WW II affected hundreds of millions of people and it affected millions of Europeans and Asians born after the war too. If not for the war, myself and millions of other people would be citizens of a different country today. Millions of people were […]

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Friends of yours, Mr Cameron?

Israel’s appalling crime-sheet for 2013… Killed 56, injured 1385, carried out 8636 raids and attacks, demolished 172 homes… Friends of yours, Mr Cameron? The Palestinian Embassy, for once, has done something useful and released figures that paint a shocking picture of Israel’s mega-crimes against their helpless Palestinian neighbours over the past year. Of course, these […]

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The Mysterious Disappearance of the Syrian Revolutionaries

The mysterious disappearance of the Syrian revolutionaries — the Free Syrian Army — fighting for democracy poses a difficult problem for the upcoming Geneva conference which their representatives are supposed to attend. Their sincere supporters, the US, UK, NATO, the Saudis, Turkey and, dependably but more discreetly, Israel, are silent about it. The military arm […]

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Redemption: A Challenge to World Jewry

This is what a normal Palestinian thinks and sounds like. I am inclined to consider Nahida, a highly articulate thinker and a talented poet, an ordinary Palestinian because Palestinians are after all known as “a nation of poets.” “Books are written in Palestine, published in Lebanon and sold in Egypt” is what another normal Palestinian […]

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Walled in by Zionist ugliness

Walled in by Zionist ugliness The grim horror now surrounding our ‘Little Town of Bethlehem’ London’s Christmas was made gloomier this year – and rightly so – by the appearance in the courtyard of St James’s Church, Piccadilly, of a replica of the hated Israeli annexation Wall that threads its thieving way around the Palestinian […]

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Stealing Palestine

Creeping annexation, ethnic cleansing and ‘the politics of fragmentation’ inflicted by criminals who strut the world stage and thumb their noses at international law As the international conspiracy to rob Palestinians of their freedom and homeland is exposed a little more each day, observers and activists still puzzle over the duplicity of the United Nations […]

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