Category Archives: Middle East

Twelve Good Minutes of 60 Minutes About the West Bank Occupation

Life in the West Bank.
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Posted in Basic Human Decency, Middle East | 4 Comments

A Post-Hamas Gaza: It Can Get Worse

I’m not the only one who thinks a post-Hamas PA will be even worse.
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Posted in Middle East | 2 Comments

The Gaza War: Answering the Wrong Question

Not who is right, but what will work?
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Posted in Middle East | 8 Comments

Regarding Hamas, the Guys Waiting in the Wings Are Worse

Meet your local neighborhood Salafists. Anyone who says things can’t get worse is simply suffering from a lack of imagination.
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Posted in Middle East | 10 Comments

The Gaza War and the Decline of Reaganite Judaism

Before everyone knew what a neoconserative was, there were Reaganite Jews.
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Posted in Jewish Stuff, Middle East | 4 Comments

Some Thoughts About STAP

Jonathan Eisen has an informatics pipeline for analysis of 16S rRNA sequence. The Mad Biologist has opinions and questions.
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Posted in Genomics, Middle East | 6 Comments

Instead of Fighting Terrorists Over There, Why Don’t We…

stop rapists over here.
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Posted in Middle East, Rape, Terrorism | 2 Comments

“The Next Right” on Oil: Saudi Silliness

A conservative asks, “How did the GOP get stuck “Defending Big Oil” again?” A picture explains everything.
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Posted in Bidness, Conservatives, Energy, Middle East, Oil | 8 Comments

Israel’s ‘America Problem’….

or more accurately, Israel’s ‘self-appointed leadership of the American Jewish community’ problem.
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Posted in Jewish Stuff, Middle East | 3 Comments

Ambassador Kurtzer: A Jewish View of Israel and Obama We Never Hear in the U.S.

The former ambassador to Israel endorses Obama. Why? The need for diplomacy.
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Posted in Jewish Stuff, Middle East | 3 Comments