Tag Archives: Qassams

Terror Strikes on Children

Terrorism today is not what it was a century ago—or ever. Its patterns changed—from assassinations aimed to punish specific targets to what perpetrators called “motiveless terror” against civilians. Presently, unnoticed by most, they focus on the creation of “fear zones.” They do so by intentionally targeting children. In a cross-border raid from Lebanon on May […]

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Hummus Wars on The Boston Common

Busy as little bees they were for weeks planning their latest anti-Israel gala.  Having expended their capital on “Occupation” and “Apartheid” the Cambridge based group that had become a fixture at the Park St. subway entrance at the Boston Common would now try out their Marat-Sade routine au sujet de BDS, but not just any […]

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Video: IDF Spokesman on Al Jazeera

Here’s another one that’s been making the rounds that I had meant to post but don’t think I ever got around to. It’s actually an old video of the last go-round with Hamas, but Capt. Avichai Adraee’s answers are excellent and all still relevant:

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Netanyahu Averts a War, Andrew Sullivan Yawns

Over the last few weeks, Palestinian terrorist groups in Gaza have considerably raised the tempo of violating international law, launching hundreds of rockets and mortars, indiscriminately, at smaller Israeli communities and cities bordering Gaza, and at the larger metropolitan areas of Ashdod and Be’er Sheva. Despite the lodging of an Israeli complaint with the United […]

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Artists4Israel’s Bomb Shelter in Washington Square Park

Kudos to Artists4Israel for this effective response to the various and sundry context-less traveling “apartheid wall” exhibitions. A4I’s event/display is not heavy-handed and not hate-driven. Creativity and beauty trump haters with plywood every time. Here’s video: More information, including links to press coverage, at their blog. [Hat tip to Dan Brooks from Artists 4 Israel.]

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How to Tell that Pro-Palestinian Activists Don’t Care About Palestinians

How to Tell that Pro-Palestinian Activists Don’t Care About Palestinians – ‘Do pro-Palestinian activists actually care a whit about ordinary Palestinians? An implicit acknowledgement that the answer is “no” came from a surprising source this week: Haaretz journalist Amira Hass, herself a leading pro-Palestinian crusader…Since the cost of the rocket fire far outweighs its benefits, […]

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When was the last time your children had a drill at school to prepare for enemy rocket fire?

H/T Boker Tov Rocket fire by Palestinian terrorists in Gaza continue to pound Israeli communities. By Thursday afternoon, at least 11 rockets and mortars had landed in southern Israel, the army said, two of them ploughing into Ashdod, Israel’s fifth largest city with a population of more than 200,000. For the month, some 95 rockets […]

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