SATURDAY APPAF Newsletter 01-06-2018

January 06, 2018

Dear Friends
Jordan as twin sister of Palestine and without natural resources survives on foreign donations, begging for US monetary support, and mercenary services to whomever needs it.
How do you envision a Palestinian state can survive: certainly wailing, complaining and begging cannot support a Palestinian state? Sympathy and support to Palestine cannot last forever. The international support will soon evaporate. Israel managed to ride the US horse. Arabs are not reliable sympathizers or supporters.

There is no real diplomatic or economic hope to solve the Palestinian-Israeli problem under the current Middle East Israeli-Arab circumstances. BUT President TRUMP expressed his intention to solve it against all obstacles. Let us hope that he can do it. HOWEVER, he will need tremendous American and Worldwide encouragement and support.
Several US administrations showed interest in solving the Palestinian-Israeli problem without success. Whether you like Trump or not, whether you support him or not, he is now the president of the United States of America. He is in the decision-maker seat.
Let us rally and unite the forces of “We the People all over the World” to encourage President TRUMP to translate our activism into a positive, peaceful constructive conclusion as the most logical equitable way: the American way
Please read and sign the petition. Ask your family members and friends to sign it. We may have a chance to succeed. This PETITION is not only for peace-loving Americans to sign but also for all peace-loving people from all over the world. Please circulate to family members and friends.

Please click the Petitions address to read and ………. sign

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The Latest News from the US, Israel and Palestine

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

From The USA
21st Century Wire: Paul Manafort Sues ‘Russiagate’ Special Counsel Mueller, DOJ and Deputy AG Rosenstein. Former Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort just filed a lawsuit against the United States Department of Justice, its Acting and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, and Special Counsel Robert Mueller, DOJ point man on ‘Russiagate’ – one of the Top 10 Conspiracies of 2017. Among Manafort’s complaints (see full lawsuit here) are the apparent overreach of the Russia investigation, the appointment of Mueller by Rosenstein, and the strong-armed predawn raid of his home by the FBI last July.
21WIRE recently made its prediction about the future of Russiagate in 2018

21st Century Wire: MUST SEE TV: Real News Presenter Aaron Maté Interviews Guardian Reporter About His ‘Russiagate’ Conspiracy Book

VT: James Comey challenges Congress to defend FBI and Dept. of Justice
By Jim W. Dean, Managing Editor

AHTribune: Nikki Haley: The De Facto Agent of Influence. BY PHILIP GIRALDI            [Paul Craig Roberts: Former CIA Official Philip Giraldi Exposes A Real Foreign Agent]

PAUL CRAIG ROBERST: US Violations of Nuclear Treaty {

Global Research: The People in Charge of the US Military
By Adam Dick, Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity

Global Research: Social Media: Censored, Blocked, Suspended. Expect Even Less Freedom of the Internet in 2018 By Philip Giraldi, Strategic Culture Foundation

Global Research: The Real Reason Washington Is Worried About North Korea’s ICBM Test. An Effective Self-Defense? By Stephen Gowans, What’s Left

Counterpunch: In Search of Trump’s Ideology by ANDREW LEVINE            {Read about Mr. TRUMP who declared Jerusalem as the eternal capital of Jews. He did it in total violation of United Nations decision, and in total misunderstanding of what religion stands for as Rabbi Yakoov Shapiro explains in correcting Trump’s misunderstanding of Judaism}

From Israel

If Americans Knew Blog: Israeli Government creates $72 million joint program for rapid BDS response

If Americans Knew Blog: Ultra-Orthodox Israeli Lawmaker: ‘There’s a Quiet Holocaust Happening in the U.S. – Assimilation’

MIDDLE EAST EYE: Trump’s vision of the Middle East: 11 things we’ve learned from ‘Fire and Fury’
Michael Wolff’s book has much on Trump and the Middle East, including the missile attack on Syria, Jerusalem – and a golden Saudi golf cart

MONDOWEISS: A foreign leader — Netanyahu — set Trump’s agenda in Middle East, Michael Wolff book says Philip Weiss

MONDOWEISS: Jewish activist who counseled Lorde on BDS gets the full ‘kapo’ treatment in the Israeli press Jonathan Ofir

MONDOWEISS: The never-ending crisis of Zionism By Philip Weiss

From Palestine

Aljazeera: UN resolutions on occupied East Jerusalem

AlterNet: Israel Victim Blames 16-Year-Old Ahed Tamimi By Ariel Gold , Taylor Morley / AlterNet

Global Research: What Would Happen if Trump Were to Cut Funding to the U.N. Palestinian Refugee Programme? By Yara Hawari, Middle East Eye

If Americans Knew Blog: The Story Behind Ahed Tamimi’s Slap: Her Cousin’s Head Shattered by Israeli Soldier’s Bullet

Middle EaST eYE: This Palestinian camp is the community most exposed to tear gas in the world
A study has denounced the Israeli army’s ‘widespread and indiscriminate’ use of tear gas in a West Bank refugee camp


AlterNet: The Long, Public Humiliation of Steve Bannon Is Now Complete By Simon Maloy, Media Matters

The AlterNet: The Comeuppance for Evangelicals Who Sold Their Souls to Trump Is Coming
“Whatsoever a man sows, that shall he also reap.”
By Ed Simon / History News Network

Crooks and Liars: Read about Nikki Haley

AlterNet: Justice Department Caves to Trump, Reopens Investigation Into Clinton’s Emails
By David Ferguson, Raw Story                {Amazing! The US is now experiencing the chaos of Zionism. The people are either nonchalant. or scared to tell about their worries and concerns, or bought and bossed beyond the limits of corruption, or hopelessly misinformed and brainwashed. The US now is in need of a real wise savior}

21st Century Wire: SHAKE & BAKE: 2018 Trends and Predictions from 21WIRE

VT: Winston Churchill’s Darkest Hour? By 1919, Churchill already had blood all over his hands. “We are enforcing the blockade with rigour,” he said, “and Germany is very near starvation.” When the dust settled, Churchill ended up slaughtering almost 90,000 German civilians. He also was responsible for the deaths of more than a million Indians. By Jonas E. Alexis

VT: France warns US, Saudis, Israelis against hostile comments on Iran events By Jim W. Dean, Managing Editor

VT: Iranians to Trump and warmongers: Iran ain’t for sale
Paul Sheldon Foote of Cal-State Fullerton, probably the leading authoritative source in the United States on the MEK, and its presently functional relationship with the Israeli Mossad and elements in the American intelligence community, has publicly stated via his own sources that the MEK is the leading tool of Israeli intelligence and American Neo-Conservatives in the latter’s espionage agencies in launching acts of destabilization and violence directed at Iran’s current government and conducted illegally within Iranian borders. By Jonas E. Alexis –

Global Research: The Prospect of Nuclear War with North Korea. It’s Not Just Trump. You can’t understand the North Korean conflict without understanding the history of US imperialism. An interview with Tim Shorrock. By Tim Shorrock and Daniel Denvir

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. 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
It follows the Admonitions of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson:
“Liberty cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people” – John Adams – Second US President
“Educate and inform the whole mass of the people… They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.” Thomas Jefferson

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