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Why ‘give him a chance’ is not an option – November 22, 2016

Posted on Nov 25th, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

originally published by Mondoweiss Those folks who are advocating, “Let’s just wait and see” or “Every president moves to the center,”…

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No limits – November 5, 2016

Posted on Nov 6th, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

first published by Just World Educational at: http://justworldeducational.org/2016/11/no-limits/ There is a well-known expression in Israel:…

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No Way to Treat a Child, Any Child – September 24, 2016

Posted on Sep 25th, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

Here are the facts. I will leave you to feel the outrage and hopefully be moved to action. The No Way to Treat a Child conference on 9/17…

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Modern Day Lynchings: An International View July 8, 2016

Posted on Jul 8th, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

Yesterday sickening news screamed across social media, emails, and airwaves: a second African-American man was brutally killed by police this…

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Greetings from Zimbabwe – May 11, 2016

Posted on May 11th, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

My May 8 op ed in support of resolutions being considered at the United Methodist Church General Conference in Portland, Divestment an appropriate…

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The New York Times: Read at your own risk – April 30, 2016

Posted on May 1st, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

Reading The New York Times without developing chest pain can be challenging, but this morning I felt particularly provoked. First there was Matthew…

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Into the fray: Another interview on Israeli TV – April 18, 2016

Posted on Apr 18th, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

In February I received an email from an Israeli TV editor and Ethiopian civil rights activist working for Channel 10, a mainstream Israeli TV outlet.…

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The Execution March 25, 2016

Posted on Mar 25th, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

At first I didn’t watch the video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S8WK2TgruMo) because I didn’t think I could stand it. “Israeli soldier…

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Trump Bellows, AIPAC Squirms March 21, 2016

Posted on Mar 21st, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

I feel compelled to comment on the frenzied political dance that has engulfed the 2016 AIPAC Policy Conference. The Presidential wanna bees are…

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The danger to Hillary – March 14, 2016

Posted on Mar 14th, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

Word is out, Hillary Clinton will join the list of prostrating luminaries at the March 2016 AIPAC (American Israel Public Affairs Committee)…

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The state of two states – February 14, 2016

Posted on Feb 14th, 2016 - By Alice Rothchild

I was recently asked (for perhaps the thousandth time) if I am a “one stater” or a “two stater,” ie., do I support a one-state solution or a…

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