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June 15, 2018

After three hours
Of deliberations on
The man-made
Humanitarian
Crisis in Gaza,
The government
Decided to do…
Nothing.

And Southern Israel
Is left to swallow
Gaza's despair.
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Published on June 15, 2018 06:22 • 1 view

After commenting on most of the episodes on the first Israeli Prime Ministers in Raviv Drucker's TV series "The Captains", I must come back to the one whose episode I have not yet covered: Yitzhak Rabin.


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Published on June 15, 2018 06:18 • 1 view

June 8, 2018

IT'S FRIGHTENING. Unprincipled psychologists, in the service of a malignant regime, use sophisticated techniques in order to control the mind of a person from afar.


The term "brainwashing" was...

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Published on June 08, 2018 07:24 • 3 views
The strongest army
In the region
Stumbles over kites.

If you kill a medic
Who tends the wounded,
You will not see Messi
Playing football.
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Published on June 08, 2018 06:10 • 1 view

June 5, 2018

This morning, over thirty oncology specialists from Israeli hospitals called upon the Ministry of Health and the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (CGAT) to allow women cancer patients form the Gaza Strip to travel for...

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Published on June 05, 2018 14:52

June 1, 2018

We tried it all:
A suffocating siege.
Killing unarmed protesters.
Missiles and bombings.

So, what is left?
To make peace!
Also with Hamas?
Yes, also with Hamas!
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Published on June 01, 2018 06:01 • 1 view

OH, GAZA. Strong as death is love.


I loved Gaza. That is a play on words. The Biblical Song of Songs says that love is strong as death. Strong in Hebrew is Aza. Aza is also the Hebrew name of...

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Published on June 01, 2018 05:55 • 1 view

May 25, 2018

Between
Systematic killing
On the Gaza Border
And police rampage
In the Haifa streets
There is
A single straight line.
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Published on May 25, 2018 05:14 • 1 view

WE ALL know the picture from the books and the movies: a gambler sits at the roulette table in a casino. He has luck. A lot of luck.


In front of the gambler the pile of chips is growing. Higher and higher. Every...

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Published on May 25, 2018 05:12 • 1 view

May 19, 2018

THOU

SHALT

NOT

KILL!
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Published on May 19, 2018 03:27 • 1 view

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