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The truth about those Hamas rockets


Five years ago, the Bush administration lied about weapons of mass destruction to dupe us into supporting an illegal, immoral invasion of Iraq.

A few days ago, Israel trotted out only an infinitesimally more credible excuse -- the Hamas rockets case -- as justification for its own murderous shock and awe in Gaza, a long-planned campaign perniciously aimed at ousting a “regime” that came to power via popular, democratic vote.

Yes, such rockets exist, but they’re little more than slingshots against Israel’s incredible military might, and they’re used out of desperation by Palestinians who’ve never been accorded the democratic space within which to gain redress of their eminently just grievances.

Israeli apologists have presented absurd propaganda about those devices.

We’ve been asked, for instance, what would we do if rockets were being launched on our homes in New York or Texas, from Canada or Mexico?

The proper answer is that, if those two nations had been unlawfully occupied or embargoed by the United States for 60 years of relentless oppression and repression, and if all attempts at peaceful change had been forcefully prevented or scuttled by the U.S., then such attacks would be an understandable, indeed a justifiable attempt at gaining intolerably deferred liberty.

Our appropriate response wouldn’t be to bomb the hell out of the nearest Canadian or Mexican city, but to collectively look into mirrors and earnestly ask ourselves, “What have we done wrong to incur their wrath?”

And then act to correct the situation.

Conscientious Israelis acknowledge that the Hamas rockets rationale is fraudulent. For instance, Jerusalem Post writer Larry Derfner has noted, “We don’t want to see how people in Gaza are living, we block it out of our minds -- which, I suppose, is natural for a society at war, but which also keeps that war going longer than it might if we would recognize that Gaza is getting so much the worst of it."

“The [Palestinian] Kassam [rockets] have terrorized the 25,000 people in Sderot and its environs, but have caused very, very few deaths or serious wounds. By contrast, Israel has terrorized 1.5 million Gazans, locked them inside their awfully narrow borders, throttled their economy, and killed and seriously wounded thousands of them..."
“This is crazy. Israel is the superpower of the Middle East, but because we still think we’re the Jews of Europe in the 1930s, or the Israelites under Pharaoh, we spend a lot more time fighting our enemies than we might if we looked at the whole picture, not just our half of it . . .”

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Synagogue of Satan

I don't regularly go to church, or think the Bible is the end all of spirituality, but this passage from the Bible sums up what Israel has always been:

I know thy works, and tribulation, and poverty, (but thou art rich) and I know the blasphemy of them which say they are Jews, and are not, but are the synagogue of Satan. Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer . . . be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life. . . . Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie; behold, I will make them to come and worship before thy feet, and to know that I have loved thee. Revelation 2:9-10, 3:9.


Understanding the Israeli/Palestinian Conflict

The following article is a pretty good introduction to what is really going on. The basic goal of the Zionist movement has been (and remains) to displace Palestinians from their native homeland and put Jews in their place in order to form a Jewish state. They have used every conceivable means of oppression, murder, etc to achieve that goal. Needless to say, you will never get a balanced perspective from our pro-Zionist MSM. For this reason, there is probably more misunderstanding about the Israeli/Palestinian conflict in America than anywhere else in the world.

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Or they could...

Go back to Egypt where they came from. After all, this land was lost by Egypt after a War of Agression against Israel. According to the Peace Settlement between Egypt and Israel, the West Bank belongs to Israel. A condition so Israel would stopping kicking the CRAP out of them. The Lesson here is DON"T ATTACK ISRAEL. Why are their no cries of condemnation against Egypt who keeps their borders closed while their Muslim brothers and sisters suffer in the refugee camps created by THER War of Agression against Israel ? We all know that doesn't fit the Muslim agenda and therefore never mentioned. Personally, I thinks it's high time Israel rid itself of all the squatters on it's land. Problem is, Egypt denies them the right of return to their Mother Country. If Egypt hadn't started War w/ Israel, this would remain their land and no conflict would exsist today. Yet they did, and their abandoned citisens are punished daily for the bad decisions made by Egypt. It seems infact, Egypt prefers that these Arabs starve to death as they are used as Political pawns in the Propaganda War against Israel. A War started by the 5 Arab Countries who surround Israel 1 day after their Nation was recognised by the UN. FYI...They were recognised by the UN not created...too bad Syria, Trans-Jordan and others can't say the same!

Well since my thread was locked by a moderator I'll post here.

The true history of Zionist Supremacists Banksters and how they started WW2 when Germany went against them

This video should be viewed before it's removed again from Google.

It tells the history about how the war was started.

Video about NY Times 1933 Headlines "Judea Declares War on Germany"


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Watch the movie Munich

History repeats itself. Isreal has become an evil state in line to be punished by God, again. They didn't learn anything from the holocaust. Exterminating people is a bad thing Isreal, remember?

Fortunately, a nation built on religious bigotry can not stand in modern society.

US kill scores in Pakistan with missles & nothing happens...

Gazans kill one Israeli and hundreds of Gazans are killed....

somewhat of an inequity eh?

some blood is cheap it seems

61 died yesterday in Thai nightclub and its on the back pages of newspapers...thousands die daily of hunger and preventable illness...


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Hamas Is A Terrorist Organization Dedicated to Death

Elected or not. They are the ones who are preventing peace. Only overwheliming force can eliminate them and I hope Israel destroys them from the planet.

Sheldon Waxman

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while we're destroying people...

how would you like it if somebody said let's destroy the waxman family...how does that sound to you?

you see, you should think about people as people before you arbitrarily go around wiping them off the face of the planet...

for the record, i think it is now a total waste of my time to ever acknowledge you again in this life

O Captain, My Captain, rise up and hear the bells!

its 'cos I owe ya, my young friend...
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9/11 Truth.

If Hamas was gone tomorrow...the rockets would still rain in.

It's not the organization behind this struggle for freedom that propels it forward... it's the heart and soul of an oppressed and belittled people. I suggest that you study history and the bible...as this is a continuation of a 2000+ yr. conflict.
The U.N. must have known what would arise from their "land grab" and redistribution scam... . ...shame !!!

Mr. Waxman...should Cynthia McKinny be "destroyed" too ?

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Wants Gaza back ??? You mean as if it were "THEIRS" ?

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Care to repeat that?

Go ahead... say it again.

Tell us again how much force it will take to make peace.

A short video , most probably

taken at a Ramallah checkpoint (Westbank):


hmmmm: put this in the mix


how much does the discovery of the huge natural gas deposits off the Gaza coast have to do with the latest cleansing of palestinians from their land.....????

Thanks for that article!.

Its always .."follow the money" and therein usually lies the motives! Although I know it is much more complicated than this one aspect I wasn't aware of this gas contract.

from the article:

"The arrival of �Summer Rains� gives us a sour answer. If the ongoing attacks on Gaza succeed in destroying the Palestinian Authority as a viable political entity, all commercial contracts with the Authority, such as that with British Gas, will become worthless and will have to be renegotiated with the Israeli government. Perhaps the most valuable �hostage� that Hamas has in the current crisis then is not the 19-year old Israeli soldier, but the Palestinian gas reserves that Israel claims as its own, and may go to extreme lengths to rescue."

"Thomas Jefferson is rolling in his grave fast enough to be a new source of energy independence."~ samthurston


"I think we are living in a world of lies: lies that don't even know they are lies, because they are the children and grandchildren of lies." ~ Chris Floyd

Cynthia McKinney attacked by Israel too


(PS may need IE or view CNN source directly with FF or Opera)

Injustice anywhere is injustice everywhere ... but we do need to get our problems settled first before we try to help anyone else ... we could stop by stop sending billions to Israel that go towards paying for the bombings of Gaza

wow- never really saw it that way...

but youre right- Israel declared war on Ms McKinney lol.

Israel created Hamas to pit

Israel created Hamas to pit them against the PLO.
Just like the US created al-CIAda to pit them against the Russians in Afganistan.

"You are a den of vipers. I intend to rout you out and by the Eternal God I will rout you out. If the people only understood the rank injustice of our money and banking system, there would be a revolution before morning." --Andrew Jackson,

“It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds”
-Sam Adams

You're absolutely right, netzorro.

Too bad more Americans don't know this.

This writer is either delusional or overly optimistic.

"Our appropriate response wouldn’t be to bomb the hell out of the nearest Canadian or Mexican city, but to collectively look into mirrors and earnestly ask ourselves, “What have we done wrong to incur their wrath?”

Yup, just like how we asked ourselves that question before we went to Afghanistan and Iraq

...oh wait.

Another IDF claim debunked

Nope, not rockets...gas canisters.

B'Tselem questions Israeli account of attack - 1 Jan 09


"Give a man a gun, and he could rob a bank. Give a man a bank, and he could rob the world."

Why should Israel feel the

Why should Israel feel the need to justify their actions to us?

They should do what they need to do and we, the U.S., should mind our own business. We have plenty of our own problems to be dealing with.


Why is AIPAC possibly the most powerful lobby in Washington?

It's not because they really care what we think. It's because they rely on American governmental support to maintain their imperialistic regime, and on-going repression of the Palestinian people. I agree that America should not have anything to do with their conflict but the fact remains that we are deeply involved, and fully supportive of the unethical occupation. This meddling has created a lot of problems for us.
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If the Jewish-american community wants to support Israel, let them do so. Get the government out of it, and out of their way.

The same goes for Palestinian-americans. Or any american that wants to show solidarity for whichever side.

I agree whole heartedly!

America with no entangling alliances!!! Neutral, with no support or aide given in any form.

Citizens free to side as they choose- but not within government.

And what was the truth about the rockets?

Forgive me for thinking that an article titled 'The Truth About Those Hamas Rockets" would say anything, lest offer any truth actually about the rockets. I went searching for facts, and got opinion.

according to Jerusalem Post

todays headline says that some of those Hamas rockets are made in China...


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