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Palestine and Israel on the verge of a new escalation – Arab News

| May 8, 2022

BEIRUT: The second round of Lebanese expat voting took place on Sunday, with overseas voters from 48 countries heading to the polls as the country hopes for a break in the political impasse. Given the different time zones, it was difficult to monitor votes in each continent. However, young expats who recently left Lebanon expressed great enthusiasm in voting for the forces of change over the ruling parties.

That time I protested Palestinian home demolition | Eric Periman | The Blogs – The Times of Israel

| May 8, 2022

This spring, I proposed a student referendum in my universitys undergraduate student government elections.

‘If the Singer is Silenced’: Music of the Unity Intifada – Palestine Chronicle

| May 8, 2022

Darbet Shams and comrades perform at a street protest in Haifa, May 2021. (Photo: via Darbet Shams, Supplied) By Louis Brehony As the May 2021 rebellion across historic Palestine struck back at colonialist violence and ripped apart the artificial seams of a terrorized, subordinate coexistence, two worlds came into view, colliding in physical confrontation and revelation of two diametrically divergent futures of barbarity and social revolution. Resistance and music joined hands, while Zionism faltered and failed

High school soccer: Palestine sends three to All-State team – Palestine Herald Press

| May 8, 2022

The Palestine Wildcats and Ladycats soccer teams each had four members of their team receive All-Region or All-State recognition. Ricoah Avila was named second team All-State for the Wildcats. Avila was one of Palestines top defenders

Cornwall circus performers shot at and tear gassed in Palestine as they help students – Cornwall Live

| May 8, 2022

A circus theatre company from Cornwall has been shot at and tear gassed after being invited to work with young performers in Palestine. Satya Lapham, artistic director of Incandescence Circus Theatre Company, said: "Coming from Cornwall, this is definitely not a normal reality to find yourself in.

WATCH: Lufthansa ADMITS They Targeted Jews Who Did Nothing Wrong – VINnews

| May 8, 2022

FRANKFURT (Yaakov M / VINnews) A stunning video has emerged showing a Lufthansa agent admitting that the airline targeted Jews. In the video, an exchange takes place between a Jewish passenger and an airline supervisor. The passenger demands to know why a huge group of Jews was punished, when only one or two did anything wrong

Jewish gangsters once took on Nazis in the streets of NYC – New York Post

| May 8, 2022

In 1938, New York City had a Nazi problem. At the time, there were about 12 million German immigrants in the US, and most were happily assimilating. But about 1 in 500 were members of the German-American Bund, a national organization that avidly supported Adolf Hitler and pledged allegiance to Germany

Spanish Jews take the spotlight in Heirs to the Land, a Netflix series set pre-Inquisition – JTA News – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

| May 8, 2022

(JTA) The series Heirs to the Land that dropped on Netflix last month looks, at first glance, like just another installment in the fast-growing genre of Spanish period dramas. In some ways it is, featuring the familiar mix of romance, violence and a liberal dramatization of key historical events in medieval Spain that have made international hits out of several recent Spanish productions such as Isabel and El Cid

The Speech President Lawrence Bacow of Harvard University Needs to Give – Algemeiner

| May 8, 2022

Those are our values, and they must be rigorously safeguarded. When these values are under attack, our community is under attack. For this reason, I want to addressThe Harvard Crimsoneditorial boards recent endorsement of BDS

The Jewish community must stand with Ukraine – The Jewish Standard

| May 8, 2022

A new terror has risen in Eastern Europe and the Jewish community must stand against it. From the almost forgotten corner of Europe from which the Soviet and Czarist empires once menaced so many others, absolute dictator Vladimir Putin has led Russia down the path of destroying the peace and proved, once again, that the policy of appeasement does not work.


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