Friday, December 2, 2016

Israel/Palestine News

The German arms company ThyssenKrupp pushed enormously expensive weapons on Greece while Germany was imposing austerity on the nation, says political economist Shir Hever

Message suggested recent forest fires were 'divine retribution' for moves to silence mosques in Israel and East Jerusalem.

Under a quarter of American Jews voted for Donald Trump, yet the Republican candidate received 49% of the Israeli-American vote. On Tuesday, November 22 Mondoweiss reporters asked Israelis in West Jerusalem what they thought about the election of Donald Trump and found overwhelming support for the incoming U.S. president. "In this difficult time all over the world, it's time for strong leaders," says one Trump admirer.

12-part series with Ethiopian Jewish-Israelis who are currently refusing to do reserve duty in the Israeli army and claiming that there is institutional racism against their community • with Jajaw Bimro & Avishai Malson Tzaghon.