Archive for the tag "palestine"
The idea of the dreadful Pell getting the hell out of Australia is a delight. But then there’s the idea of Pell’s corrosive influence being magnified worldwide.
Posted: 14 June, 2010 in Australian Values, History, politics and government, Racism, Religion.
Tags: Bishop, blockade, Cardinal, Catholic, fatah, Gaza, hamas, israel, palestine, Palestinian, Pell, politics, Pope, Religion, Roman catholic, rome, sex scandal, tunnel, vatican
It’s hard to get unbiased views on Gaza. You might discount Al Jazeera or Tony Blair but not the UN. Sir Roger did some research and recommends reading it all
Posted: 5 June, 2010 in legal, Media, politics and government, Racism, Religion, values, Video.
Tags: Al Jazeera, Blair, blockade, chocolate, construction supplies, Gaza, Geneva Convention, humanitarian aid, ICRC, international law, israel, medical supplies, Netanyahu, OHCHR, palestine, Palestinian, peace, peace activists, political values, Red Crescent, red cross, UN, United Nations, UNRWA, values, war crimes, West Bank
The situation in Palestine now inexorably drives and inflames global politics. 9/11, Afghanistan, the rise of islamic fundamentalism all feed from this one trough. Not any amount of cosmetic or diplomatic pretense, no “negotiated compromise”, no artificial “roadmap to peace” will make any difference at all.
Posted: 8 January, 2010 in comedy/humour, History, Iran, Iraq, Life, Literature, Racism, Religion, US Politics, values, Video.
Tags: Bertrand Russell, bible, christianity, exodus, intelligence, Islam, israel, life of brian, monty python, palestine, philosophical values, philosophy, Religion, religious values, Russell, stupidity, values, Video
It’s enough to make you want to just give up and forget it all and look at some funny cat video.
Posted: 17 November, 2009 in Aussie Citizenship, Australian Politics, Australian Values, comedy/humour, Culture, Guantanamo/Hicks, History, Immigration, Iran, Iraq, Life, lolcats, politics and government, Racism, Religion, Science, US Politics, values, Video.
Tags: 60s 70s, 80s, 90s, agriculture, Australian Values, Barnaby, Britney, Burma, christianity, climate change, CO2, coal lobby, democracy, democratic values, Enlightenment, farmers, freedom, global values, global warming, government, hinduism, Indonesia, Industrial Revolution, Iran, Islam, israel, Joyce, judaism, LOL, lol cats, lolcats, love, methane, Obama, palestine, paris, peace, political values, politics, privacy, Racism, Religion, religious values, rights, Rudd, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sri Lanka, tiddlywinks, Turnbull, values, xenophobia, Yemen, zenophobia
Jon Stewart hosted the Israel/Palestine peace activists Anna Baltzer and Dr. Mustafa Barghouti. The angry response from the Pro-Israel crowd resulted in a backlash against the show for even having the discussion
Posted: 1 November, 2009 in History, Iran, politics and government, Racism, Religion, The Daily Show, Video.
Tags: AIPAC, comedy central, Daily Show, israel, Jon Stewart, Middle East, palestine, peace, political values, politics, religious values