Category Archives: State of Israel

The Rules of the Game

Last Thursday was the declared Arab-palestinian ‘catastrophe day,’ mourning the fiftieth anniversary of the declaration of the State of Israel. The Arafat propaganda machine worked overtime, depicting the ‘catastrophe’ whereby one people’s celebration is another people’s lament. The promotion worked well; world media published accounts of Israeli independence at the expense of displaced Arabs. (I will not go into a

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Land Day

Yesterday Israel celebrated Land Day. Such festivities! The IDF was out in full force, as were the police. It was truly a day to be remembered.     Of course, the stars of the show where Arabs, on both sides of theGreen Line. They were having the time of their lives. It could almost have been mistaken for the fourth of

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