Zionism - Israeli flag

ZioNation - Progressive Zionism and Israel Web Log

ZioNation home ZioNation archives site map definitions issues Timeline history Documents  links photo gallery contact

Articles/Reference

History of Zionism and Israel
Zionism
Middle East Encyclopedia
History of Anti-Semitism
History of Anti-Zionism
Encylopedic Dictionary of Zionism and Israel
Zionism and its Impact
Zionism - Issues & answers
Maps of Israel
Six Day War
War of Independence
Bible
Bible  Quotes
1948 Israel War of Independence Timeline Christian Zionism
Christian Zionism History
Gaza & the Qassam Victims of Sderot
Zionist Quotes
Learn Hebrew
Jew
Anti-Semitism
Pogrom
Israel
Zionists
Israel Boycott?
Boycott Israel?
Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel
Jew Hate
International Zionism
Commentary in Russian
Middle East
The Grand Mufti Hajj Amin Al Husseini
Albert Einstein
Palestine: Ethnic Cleansing
History Arab-Israeli Conflict
Boycott Israel?
Amnesty International Report on Gaza War


FREE EMAIL SUBSCRIPTION
Subscribe to
ZNN
email newsletter for this site and others

Powered by groups.yahoo.com
Thursday, November 30th

Lest we forget

The Jewish Advocate
12.1.2006
By: Israel Bonan


From 1940 to 1976, nearly one million Jews were expelled from their homes in Middle East and North Africa, most of the refugees were resettled in Israel. JIMENA (Jews Indigenous to the Middle East and North Africa) is part of an international campaign, organized locally by the Jewish Community Relations Council, to publicize the stories of the Jewish refugees and advocate for legislation to recognize their rights.

Continued...

If you like this post click to Reddit!
add to del.icio.usAdd to digg - digg it


Israel Bonan on 11.30.06 @ 11:52 PM CST [link]


Jimmy Carter takes Israel-Hate Mainstream

The publication of a book entitled "Palestine: Peace not Apartheid" by Jimmy Carter, a former US President, should have set off alarm bells not only for Zionists and Israelis, but for anyone who wishes for peace in the Middle East. It is not just another Israel-bashing screed, but a signal that even in the US, Israel bashing has gone mainstream.


Continued...

If you like this post click to Reddit!
add to del.icio.usAdd to digg - digg it


Ami Isseroff on 11.30.06 @ 04:20 PM CST [link]


Israel's quiet economic miracle

Many might have missed what could be the most important news from Israel this year, because it doesn't involve bombing or killing anyone or giving up any land. For the first time in 58 years, Israel has a positive balance of trade. This reckoning apparently includes the giant investment of Warren Buffet in the Iscar tool and die company, and the performance may not be repeated every year. Nonetheless, it is a step in the right direction, and an important achievement for Israel and for Zionism. Ten or fifteen years ago, it would have been unimaginable that the Israeli Sheqel might become stronger currency than the American dollar, but it is a fact nonetheless, at least for now.

Continued...

If you like this post click to Reddit!
add to del.icio.usAdd to digg - digg it


Ami Isseroff on 11.30.06 @ 03:26 PM CST [link]

Tuesday, November 28th

Israel: Democracy or "State of all its citizens?"

Like almost every Israeli I have agonized over the question, "Is Israel a Jewish State or a democratic state of all its citizens?." Tom Segev relates how a group of Israeli Jews and Arabs tried to solve this problem in a democratic way, acceptable to all sides, by hammering out a constitution that would guarantee equal rights.

Continued...

If you like this post click to Reddit!
add to del.icio.usAdd to digg - digg it


Ami Isseroff on 11.28.06 @ 01:18 AM CST [link]

Monday, November 27th

Israeli-Palestinian cease fire and what it might mean

The logic behind the current Israeli-Palestinian "cease-fire" is that it is possibly better than nothing, and that in any case, Israeli military activities in Gaza were not accomplishing any positive goals. True, Palestinians violated the cease fire yesterday by firing three Qassam rockets and again today by firing two more, but they were firing more rockets before. True too that the smuggling of arms into Gaza and the manufacture of rockets will not stop, but it was not stopping anyhow, and nothing that the IDF or Israel could do within reason seemed to make much difference.

Continued...

If you like this post click to Reddit!
add to del.icio.usAdd to digg - digg it


Ami Isseroff on 11.27.06 @ 10:23 PM CST [link]


Elections in the Netherlands: gains for socialists and nationalists

Despite the tensions with the growing Dutch Muslim community in recent years, which culminated in the murder of cineaste Theo van Gogh in November 2004, this was not a hot topic in last week's elections. Most major parties have agreed on a more rigorous approach on the issue of immigration and integration, and after years of debate and polarization, most of the public had gotten weary of the subject.

Last week's elections dealt with 'classic' issues like job opportunities, social security and health care. This is caused by the painful cuts and reforms in social security by the center-right government of the last 4 years, and the growing number of people who are dependant on health care. But there is also a tendency to turn inwards and to fence ourselves off from the outside world, as exemplified by the Dutch rejection of the European Constitution in 2005.

Continued...

If you like this post click to Reddit!
add to del.icio.usAdd to digg - digg it


Ratna Pelle on 11.27.06 @ 08:03 PM CST [link]


Home
Archives

Please take our reader survey!

Links
Our Sites

Zionism
Zionism News Net
Zionism-Israel Pages
Brave Zionism
Isral-Palestina.Info (Dutch & English)
Our Blogs
Israel News
IMO Blog - Isral & Midden-Oosten (NL)
Israel Like this, as if
Zionism News Net
Israel & Palestijnen Nieuws Blog
Isral in de Media


Blog Roll:
Adam Holland
Blue Truth
CIF Watch
Contentious Centrist
Dutchblog Israel (NL/EN)
Harry's Place
Ignoble Experiment
Irene Lancaster's Diary
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Israpundit
Jeff Weintraub Commentaries and controversies
Jewish Issues Watchdog Meretz USA Weblog
Meryl Yourish
Middle East Analysis
MidEastWeb Middle East Web Log
Modernity Blog
normblog
Pro Israel Bay Bloggers
Point of no return
Simply Jews
Solomonia
Something Something
Tempting Topical Topics
The Augean Stables
Unplugged Mike
Oy Bay! San Francisco Bay Area Jews
Vital Perspective
Israel Mon Amour
Liberty & Justice
On the Contrary
Magdeburger Chossid
Tulip - Israeli-Palestinian Trade Union Assoc.
Southern Wolf
Sharona's Week
Sanda & Israel
Fresno Zionism
Anti-Racist Blog
UN-Biased
ZOTW's Zionism and Israel News
Zionism On The Web News
ZOTW's Blogs
Christian Attitudes
Dr Ginosar Recalls
Questions: Zionism anti-Zionism Israel & Palestine
Liberal for Israel

A Jew with a view
BlueTruth
Realistic Dove
Christians Standing With Israel - Blog
Liberticracia
SEO for Everyone
Vision to Reality: The Reut Blog
Calev's Blog
Candidly speaking from Jerusalem
Dvar Dea
Ray Cook
Shimshon 9

Mark Halawa


This link space is 4 your blog - contact us!

Other Web sites and pages:

PeaceWatch Middle East Commentary Christians Standing With Israel
Zionism On the Web
Guide to Middle East, Zionism
Z-Word
Z-Word blog
Labor Zionism
Le Grand Mufti Husseini
The Grand Mufti Hajj Amin El Husseini
ZNN - Zionism News Network Middle East
Euston Manifesto
Jewish Blogging
Peace With Realism
Israel Facts (NL)
Space Shuttle Blog
SEO
Mysterology
Love Poems
At Zionism On the Web
Articles on Zionism
Anti-Zionism Information Center
Academic boycott of Israel Resource Center
The anti-Israel Hackers
Antisemitism Information Center
Zionism Israel and Apartheid
Middle East, Peace and War
The Palestine state
ZOTW Expert Search
ZOTW Forum



Judaica

Judaica: Jewish Gifts:
Shofar
Mezuzah



RSS V 1.0


RSS V 2.0


Help us improve - Please click here to take our reader survey

All entries copyright by the authors and or Zionism-Israel Information Center. Please forward materials by e-mail with URLS. Other uses by permission only.

security