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No More Israel in 10 Years

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Its policies are extreme enough to make some despots blush. How do you characterize unconscionable oppression. Nonviolent Palestinians are terrorized for not being Jewish.

Their land, homes and other property are stolen and/or destroyed. They're denied their own resources. Free movement, expression, and assembly are prohibited. Building on privately owned land is criminalized.

Ethnic cleansing is policy. So is institutionalized racism. Fundamental international laws are spurned. It's long past time to hold Israel accountable.

Alarm was expressed about its culture of impunity. Virtually all Palestinian rights are denied. They face "violent intimidation, severe restrictions," and denial of their self-determination right. The International Court of Justice (ICJ) called granting it "one of the essential principles of contemporary international law."

The UN is responsible for protecting and promoting universal human rights. It's obligated to act against international law violations. From inception, it failed to do so repeatedly.

Al Haq and other PHROC organizations want the Human Rights Council to address systematic Israeli lawlessness. Action is needed now. Enforcing accountability is essential.

No one is above the law - no nation, organization or individual. Member States are obligated to act. It's high time they fulfilled responsibilities they're sworn to uphold. Delay, whitewashing crimes, and excuse making no longer wash.

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This sounds like wishful thinking by an antisemiti... by Ronald J Riley on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 12:19:13 PM
Israel is not Jewish. It is a secular state made u... by Archie on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 1:42:29 PM
Actually, it is both and the secular Jews tend to ... by Jeanine Molloff on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 5:21:43 PM
I am puzzled by a woman who so vociferously defend... by Robert von Tobel on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 2:49:54 AM
I am not defending Israel's sexist policies--I am ... by Jeanine Molloff on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 8:57:16 PM
Jews and Jewish culture are not synonymous with Is... by Ernie Messerschmidt on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 2:59:03 PM
When you start accusing Israel of crimes like 911-... by Jeanine Molloff on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 5:24:18 PM
along with a whole lot of political motivated Pale... by David Chester on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 12:52:53 PM
Yes and all strength to those peace loving Israeli... by David Watermeyer on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 6:37:47 PM
  I've been trying to tell people for years t... by GUY P. FRASER on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 1:05:02 PM
And you are an expert HOW?! I happen to trace my ... by Jeanine Molloff on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 5:29:03 PM
dumping the de-facto capital of the U.S. Soun... by Daniel Geery on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 1:33:57 PM
until it is seriously answered: click here... by Daniel Geery on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 1:36:26 PM
America only give's a openly fascist, racist, war ... by Sekhmetnakt Frost on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 1:49:14 PM
The Holocaust was NOT fiction--the Nazis made atro... by Jeanine Molloff on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 5:34:02 PM
If the Holocaust was NOT fiction why would postwar... by Michael Rose on Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 8:11:30 AM
Why? Because Right Now Israel is the Apartheid Nat... by Poor old Dirt farmer on Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 8:45:29 AM
One word against Israel and I'm a Nazi, equivalent... by Dan Baron on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 3:32:23 PM
Criticism against any political group including Is... by Jeanine Molloff on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 5:38:38 PM
Obviously, Jeanine Molloff is a great genius, in t... by Dan Baron on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 12:46:28 AM
According to your logic the most  influential... by Mark Sashine on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 9:06:43 AM
Mark, I'm no expert in politics or world affairs, ... by Dan Baron on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 1:00:46 PM
http://ppjg.me/2008/05/13/monologue-of-an-angry-je... by Mark Sashine on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 7:42:59 PM
OK Mark, I read it.You are a good writer.It's late... by Dan Baron on Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 1:41:05 AM
You are correct that there are Jews who hold great... by Jeanine Molloff on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 9:44:47 PM
Your sarcasm aside--if you are merely against ..."... by Jeanine Molloff on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 9:15:11 PM
I'm not going to even try to address all of your a... by Dan Baron on Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 12:48:31 AM
"Finally, if Jews have such a large effect on the ... by Ronald J Riley on Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 7:55:51 AM
Yes, the so-called satiric geniuses like Sartre an... by Don Caldarazzo on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 7:48:20 PM
You know us better than ourselves, and so we'll ju... by Don Caldarazzo on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 7:49:15 PM
Are you quite through with your little tantrum?!... by Jeanine Molloff on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 9:51:05 PM
You have heard what you wanted to. I consistently... by Jeanine Molloff on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 9:25:36 PM
There you go: you did it again. You equated me ca... by Don Caldarazzo on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 11:52:46 PM
And this is different from US actions against vari... by Jeanine Molloff on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 5:03:25 PM
Yes and all strength to those peace loving Israeli... by David Watermeyer on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 6:34:46 PM
are people and we should not desire their destruct... by Mark Sashine on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 6:49:57 PM
Mark, I appreciate your calm sentiments, but some ... by Jeanine Molloff on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 9:28:03 PM
Not a problem with the Jews, just a problem with I... by L Theghost on Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 2:21:50 AM
In the US the media  does not differ the Jews... by Mark Sashine on Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 8:30:28 AM
That's all in your head.The posters here have a pr... by Ms Nan on Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 1:23:53 PM
I could not agree more wholeheartedly. Isreal is g... by Robert von Tobel on Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at 7:50:17 PM
If they really want to fight Iran or whoever else ... by L Theghost on Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 2:18:10 AM
Israel wants to go to war with Iran, while surroun... by L Theghost on Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 2:19:57 AM
I found the Jewish people far better than any oth... by Md Saiful Islam on Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 1:34:02 PM
Jews are the same as everyone else. They  alw... by Mark Sashine on Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 1:59:49 PM