Israelis

Ukip Suspends Election Candidate Over String Of Racist Tweets

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 20.05.2017 | UK

Ukip has suspended one of its General Election candidates over a set of social media posts which prompted allegations of racism. Paddy Singh will cont...

Hope Or Hype? This Is Just The Beginning

James Sorene | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Politics
James Sorene

Optimism was thick in the Washington air before President Abbas had even arrived in Washington. The former US envoys and diplomats talked of a low ebb and lack of trust, but the Palestinians were curiously upbeat.

Nigel Farage's Attack On 'Hypocrite' Sadiq Khan Branded 'Bizarre' By Middle East Expert

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK

Comments by Nigel Farage calling Sadiq Khan a “hypocrite” for speaking out against immigration bans while hosting diplomats from countries that re...

Civilians Must Never Be Intentionally Targeted Under International Human Rights Law

Noam Schimmel | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Politics
Noam Schimmel

It is a fundamental principle of international criminal law and international human rights law that civilians may not be subjects of intentional violent acts aiming to kill, seriously injure, terrorize, and torture including in the context of attempts at achieving national self-determination.

Towards Peace and Justice: The Transformative Potential of Empathy (Part 2)

Noam Schimmel | Posted 11.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Noam Schimmel

We live, by and large, in the aggregate, in a permanent state of empathy deficit. If empathy were a more common value there would be less violence and discrimination in the world, both structurally in collective ways and interpersonally, individually.

Humanity as One Soul

Laila Escartín-Sorjonen | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK
Laila Escartín-Sorjonen

Let's imagine humanity as one soul: a soul with a light side and a dark side. The war in Gaza, in which right now Palestinians and Israelis are bomb...

Trading Away Peace

Phyllis Starkey | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Politics
Phyllis Starkey

The EU spends hundreds of millions of euros in aid each year to support Palestinian state building but then undermines this assistance by trading with illegal settlements, thus contributing to their viability and expansion.

A Muslim in the Service of Israel

Lord Weidenfeld of Chelsea | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK
Lord Weidenfeld of Chelsea

Ishmael Khaldi is the name of the new Counsellor for Civil Society Affairs at the Israeli Embassy in London.

Illegal Immigrants the Aspect of Success Israel Doesn't Want

Dan Ehrlich | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK
Dan Ehrlich

Israel's booming economy (it currently has a higher credit rating than America), its progressive relatively open nature and need for cheap labour are main reasons for the immigrant crush. Another reason is because it has the highest UN Human Development Index rating in the Mid East. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_Development_Index.