APPAF Newsletter 03-31-2017

March 31, 2017

The Latest News from the US, Israel and Palestine

A well-educated and informed public is best equipped to practice democracy and to hold its representatives responsible and accountable to answer and protect its needs.

This newsletter provides what is missing in the US mainstream media and what the American public needs to learn about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.

Note: Opinions and views expressed by the authors of the articles in this newsletter do not necessarily reflect those of APPAF

From The USA

PRAVDA RU: Russian General Staff: US radars control almost whole Russia


Global Research{ Al Qaeda Rebranding Serves US Agenda: “Change its Name, Not its Stripe”
By Tony Cartalucci, New Eastern Outlook


PRESS TV: Assad fate up to Syrians to decide: US secretary of state. The remarks are a significant departure from the position of the former US government, which made any resolution of the Syria crisis conditional on President Assad stepping down.


TINYURL: US military footprint grows in Middle East, with no endgame in sight: Two months after the inauguration of President Trump, indications are mounting that the US military is deepening its involvement in a string of complex wars in the Middle East


telSur: Empire Files: Abby Martin Exposes Steve Bannon


21st Century Wire: SYRIA: Trump and Netanyahu Lead us to Brink of Another Oil War in Golan Heights By Vanessa Beeley


21st Century Wire: SYRIA: Washington’s ‘Greater’ Middle East Project – Hand in Hand with Israel


VT: NEO – David Rockefeller’s Gruesome Legacy By Jim W. Dean, Managing Editor


HAARETZ: Jewish Group Releases Blacklist of U.S. Professors Who Back Academic Boycott of Israel
AMCHA’s list, which includes hundreds of names, comes weeks after Israel barred entry to supporters of boycott. ‘Knesset travel ban is toothless, unless there are lists,’ professor says. By Judy Maltz

From ISRAEL

HAARETZ: WATCH Ex-London Mayor Ken Livingstone: SS Set Up Training Camps for German Jews to Prep Them for Palestine. On his way into court for a hearing on the aftermath of his controversial comments about Hitler, Livingstone says there was ‘real collaboration’ between Jews and Nazis.Haaretz and JTA


HAARETZ: Nazi SS commander wished Grand Mufti success in fight ‘against the Jewish invaders’
Heinrich Himmler’s message, made public this week by Israel National Library, was sent to mark the ‘wretched’ Balfour Declaration and noted a shared recognition of ‘the enemy,’ world Jewry. By Ofer Aderet


HAARETZ: Faceless anti-Semitic Trolling Attacks, the Daily Plight of U.S. Congressional Candidate
On a popular neo-Nazi website, a reader posted Erin Schrode’s contact information in the comments section, sparking an outpouring of slurs and disturbing images into her email and social media accounts.
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21st Century Wire : The Next War Between Israel & Hezbollah: When, How and Why


Aljazeera: Land Day 2017: Israel’s relentless land grab continues. As Israel resumes its settlement expansion with impunity, Palestinians have plenty to protest at this year’s Land Day.

From PALESTINE

ICH: The Next Phase in the War on BDS: Why Israel Detained Omar Barghouti By Ramzy Baroud, Using threats, intimidation, cutting off of funds, the US and Israel have labored to silence criticism of Israel.


The Electronic Intifada: Israel delays cancer treatment for Gaza children By Sarah Algherbawi


Youtube: ABBY MARTIN & Lee Camp Reveal The Truth Behind The Headlines {Visiting Palestine}


21st Century Wire: Israeli Occupation: On Checkpoints and Child Snatching
By Patrick Henningsen


HAARETZ: At Arab Summit, Jordan’s Abdullah Says Two-state Solution Is Basis of Mideast Peace
Jordan, in its historic role as the guardian of holy Muslim sites in Jerusalem, will not allow any harm to come to Al-Aqsa Mosque, says the king. By Jack Khoury and Reuters

COMMENTARIES
New Left Project: The End of Empire?: Violence and US Hegemony in the Middle East by Gilbert Achcar, Tom Mills. Has US power in the Middle East weakened and is this responsible for an increase in violence?


VT: And Now Peter Beinart Plagiarizes Me By Gilad Atzmon. From Esther to AIPAC – a disturbing ideological continuum…By Gilad Atzmon


Global Research: Yemen Genocide: Which was Propaganda, Which was News-Reporting? By Eric Zuesse


Global Research: “Fake News”, PropOrNot and the Return of McCarthyism
By Barrie Zwicker, Chris Cook, Dave Lindorff, Michael Welch and Stephen Lendman


Global Research: The Negotiation of a Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapons By Ray Acheson


Global Research: The Public Enemies of World Truth By Phil Butler, New Eastern Outlook


The Occidental Observer: On Neocons and Neurotics: Yaron Brook and the Folly of Preemption


VT: Is Steve Bannon plotting another 9/11? By Kevin Barrett


Youtube: On Contact: Real purpose of intel report on Russian hacking with Abby Martin & Ben Norton


“Practical Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse”

This newsletter provides what is missing in the US mainstream media and what the American public needs to learn about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. We hope you never fail to make the connection between APPAF’s reported articles and the cause and effect of the Palestinian problem and the vicious Israeli occupation as its illegitimate heinous perpetrator

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“Liberty cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people” – John Adams – Second US President
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