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U.S. State Dept: Palestinian Family ‘Singled Out For Arrest’ By Israel

JERUSALEM — When Issa Abu Khdeir drove a relative to the airport last month, police arrested two sons and him, and ransacked their Jerusalem home. Abu Khdeir, 58, said his family might have been targeted because they offered their home as a press center for Tariq Khdeir, 15, a nephew whose beating last month by [...]

Hamas political leader Khaled Meshaal wants President Obama to persuade Israel to  “lift the siege” of Gaza and push for a cease-fire in the conflict to stop a “holocaust” against the Palestinians. “You as the leader of the most powerful state in the world, I ask you to call [on] Israel to stop its aggression [...]

H/t to Max Blumenthal for this one. For me, personally, Arabs are something I can’t look at and can’t stand,” a 10th-grade girl from a high school in the central part of the country says in abominable Hebrew. “I am tremendously racist. I come from a racist home. If I get the chance in the [...]

The Target was Mohammad Deif, the head of the military wing of Hamas, but it’s unclear if he was home at the time of the bombing. The Israeli warplanes that dropped at least five bombs on a house in the Sheikh Radwan neighborhood of Gaza City late Tuesday were seeking Mr. Deif, in at least [...]

“Why did they do it? Why? It is unfair, unfair! I am a peaceful man!”

I spoke with the Palestinian Liberation Organization’s Ambassador to the United States, Maen Rashid Ariekat, on Thursday night’s radio show. Here is some of what was said: COLMES: “Wouldn’t Hamas have to accept Israel, something it’s never done, and take out of its charter it’s desire that Israel not exist?” ARIKAT: “I think in due [...]

Joan Rivers opened her mouth again, and a murky dark substance poured out of it. Rivers voiced her support of Palestinian civilians being killed in the Gaza conflict because she says, they had fair warning to get out. Rivers was at LAX yesterday and spoke with TMZ. “They started it,” she said. “We now don’t count [...]

You can feed your bloodlust with an app. Remember when the picture of Israelis sitting on a hilltop cheering on the bombs dropping on Gaza, while eating popcorn circulated? Well now you can play out your longing for war at home because there’s an app for that. The Independent reports, “Google is facing criticism for [...]

We keep being told by the American media how careful Israel is about not attacking civilians. When does that start? Israeli artillery shells slammed into a U.N.-run school sheltering evacuees from the Gaza conflict early Wednesday, killing at least 20 people and wounding dozens of others as they slept, according to Palestinian health officials and [...]

Nearly twice as many say Hamas is responsible for the violence than they do Israel, with 40% of Americans blaming Hamas, and 19% Israel. The Pew survey conducted from July 24-27 shows that 60 percent of Republicans say Hamas is most responsible for the current violence, while less than half of that percentage of Democrats [...]

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