Posts Tagged ‘demolished’

‘What hell feels like’: Israel demolished this Palestinian family’s hut. They have nowhere to go

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Gideon Levy on Israeli denial: ‘Anyone who raises a question is demolished’

A week ago Gideon Levy spoke to the Israel lobby conference in Washington. Many people have shared the video of the Haaretz columnist, so I’m providing a transcript below of key passages. Outside pressure is all that will change Israel. BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) is the only game in town. The Jewish lobby in […]

Two French Dams To Be Demolished By 2018

Above Photo: The 35 metre-high Vezins dam in Normandy will be demolished. [Eau Rivieres] Two large dams on a river in northern France will be demolished after the French government finally signed off on a long-gestating plan to free up the waterway, in a decision welcomed by environmental groups and lauded as “unique in Europe” by […]

IN A FIRST, EUROPEAN COUNTRIES DEMAND ISRAEL PAY THEM BACK FOR DEMOLISHED W. BANK STRUCTURES

Eight member states of the EU are taking an unprecedented move by penning a letter demanding that Israel reimburse them for its decision to take apart infrastructures in the West Bank that were slated to serve as equipment for local schools (serving mostly the Beduin community), France’s daily Le Monde reported Wednesday night. IDF demolishes […]

Eight displaced after Israel demolished their house

Israeli bulldozers demolished Palestinian home in East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Silwan on Wednesday morning, displacing eight Palestinians, including four children. Workers from Israel’s Jerusalem municipality escorted by Israeli police forces raided the Ras al-Amud area of Silwan, surrounded a two-story home belonging to the Abu Farha family, and proceeded to raze it to the ground. […]

Washington’s ‘Chemical Weapon’ House of Cards Demolished by Ex-Weapons Inspector

Photograph of men in Khan Sheikdoun, Syria, allegedly inside a crater where a sarin-gas bomb landed on April 4, 2017. On the night of June 26, the White House Press Secretary released a statement, via Twitter, that, “the United States has identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would […]

13yo invented sex attack story about ‘dark-skinned’ man in Austrian pool – police

The schoolgirl was since interviewed by several times by police and finally on Wednesday she admitted that the whole incident had been invented, local media cited police.  The girl’s story, which took place in the Austrian town of Mistelbach, hit the headlines back in June. The teenager claimed that she was first followed by a […]

Video: #BDS is “democracy in action”

Video: BDS is “democracy in action” On Monday I spoke with Sharmini Peries of The Real News about New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s executive order against the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement. Signed in the presence of Israeli government and Israel lobby officials on Sunday, the measure orders New York bureaucrats to create a blacklist […]

Will taxpayers foot the cleanup bill for bankrupt coal companies?

Patrick McGinley (TC) : Coal’s share of the U.S. energy market is rapidly plunging. Low-cost fracking-generated natural gas has overtaken the use of coal at America’s power plants. Impending implementation of the Obama administration’s proposed Clean Power Plan, which would place stringent regulations on coal-fired power plant emissions, has also helped to drive coal production […]

Why Mbeki’s contested articles have a role to play in South Africa’s history

Chris Williams (TC) : South Africa’s former president Thabo Mbeki kicked off 2016 by publishing a series of online essays designed to rectify what he views as serious errors in the country’s modern historiography. Former South African President Thabo Mbeki is back in the public eye thanks to a series of open letters he’s written since […]

Why Mbeki’s contested articles have a role to play in South Africa’s history

Chris Williams (TC) : South Africa’s former president Thabo Mbeki kicked off 2016 by publishing a series of online essays designed to rectify what he views as serious errors in the country’s modern historiography. Former South African President Thabo Mbeki is back in the public eye thanks to a series of open letters he’s written since […]

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