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The myth of Palestine-Israeli equivalence
Activism / Gaza / Israel / Judaism / Palestine / Politics

The myth of Palestine-Israeli equivalence


Some well-meaning folk – one assumes they are well-meaning, but one should never under-estimate the ramifications of the Zionist “hasbara” black propaganda machine – are calling on “both sides” in the Gaza conflict to lay down their arms. HAMAS, they say, should stop firing rockets into Israel, and the Israelis should stop killing so many people in Gaza. … Continue reading

Bradford rallies for Gaza
Activism / arts / BBC / Bradford / Christianity / Islam / Israel / Judaism / Media / Palestine / Politics

Bradford rallies for Gaza


Thousands packed Bradford City Park on Sunday July 13 for a monster rally in support of the people of Gaza. LINKS: ♦ What you can do ♦ Contact form This was just one city among many, showing what can be done at very short notice. Go thou and do likewise, brothers and sisters. Kids paddled in … Continue reading

You win some you lose some
Activism / Media / Morning Star / The Guardian

You win some you lose some


PUBLISHED LETTER UNPUBLISHED LETTER The Guardian It is not true, as Sheila FItzpatrick states on her review of the book about Zhivago (The Zhivago Affair: The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book, June 18), that Stalin “didn’t have time” to talk to Pasternak. Nadezhda Mandelstam reported that Stalin telephoned Pasternak to ask … Continue reading

Activism / Christianity / Church / Religion / Usury

Payday loans – a Christian perspective


First, here’s a parody of the Wonga commercial. The facts  Go to ♦Reactions ♦On Usury Go to TOP The pitch (above): Screendump from the Wonga offical webpage, showing Interest & fees £40.45 on a £111 loan! In November 2011, MP David Morris sponsored an Early Day Motion in the House of Commons reading: That this House notes … Continue reading

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Very Short Notice-NYC Documentary Film Premier Tomorrow


Gilad AND ALL THAT JAZZ- NYC Documentary Film Premier http://www.gilad.co.uk/writings/2015/3/15/giad-and-all-that-jazz-nyc-documentary-film-premier The New York City Documentary Film Premier, Wednesday March 18th, 7 pm Theatre 80 80 St. Marks Place New York 10003 https://theatre80.wordpress.com/ A film by Golriz Kolahi Watch trailer: https://vimeo.com/24659402 A film that follows a flourishing year in the life of Gilad Atzmon, one of … Continue reading

Fifty Shades of Porn?
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Fifty Shades of Porn?


Originally posted on Movietime:
The next Movietime HOA will be devoted to the Fifty Shades of Grey movie. We’re looking for people to participate. If you love the movie or hate it, if you’ve decided to boycott it, come on and have your say! You can sign up as a co-presenter. You can post a…