The secret gutting of Israel’s Foreign Ministry

The secret gutting of Israel’s Foreign Ministry

The secret gutting of Israel’s foreign ministry – MK Stav Shaffir – The Times of Israel 22.01.17 Israel has no foreign minister. Not a ‘part-time’ foreign minister, not a ‘de-facto’ foreign minister. Simply, no foreign minister. Every Israeli must understand the truth...
MKs, rights groups seek probe into events at Umm al-Hiran

MKs, rights groups seek probe into events at Umm al-Hiran

Rights groups call for criminal probe over alleged police shooting of Arab MK – The Times of Israel 23.01.17 MK Ayman Odeh said he was assaulted by officers during protest. Some MKs call for state commission of enquiry into all that happened at Umm al-Hiran, including...
On the verge of darkness

On the verge of darkness

Historic changes threatening the post-WW2 global order are affecting everyone, including the Jewish people. We are on the verge of darkness – Kenneth Roth – Foreign Policy 12.01.17 The global rise of populism is a dangerous threat to democracy and human rights. And if...
2016: hottest year on record

2016: hottest year on record

2016 was the hottest year on record globally for the third year in a row. Climate change was the dominant factor in driving the record-breaking heat worldwide. Climate change is worsening heat-related extreme weather conditions in Australia. Increasing extreme heat is...