Archive: Jun 2013

US foreign policy is failing worldwide. The Russian and Chinese embrace of indicted traitor Edward Snowden is just the latest demonstration of the contempt in which the US is held by an ever increasing number of adversarial states around the world. Iran has also gotten a piece of the action. As part of the regime's bread and circuses approach to its subjects, supreme dictator Ali Khamenei had pretend reformer Hassan Rohani win the presidential election in a landslide two weeks ago.…
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This week on the Tribal Update, the weekly satirical news broadcast produced by Latma, the Hebrew-language satrical media criticism website I run we bring you Tawil Fadiha, the Palestinian Minister of Uncontrollable Rage explaining John Kerry's peace plan. You may not be aware, but Israel's new Heath Minister Yael German, from Finance MInister Yair Lapid's Yesh Atid party has decided to follow in Michael Bloomberg's path and turn Israel into a nanny state. She's already planning to ban salt f…
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OC Central Command Maj.-Gen. Nitzan Alon has done it again. You may recall that Alon was the "senior military official," who as commander of the Judea and Samaria Division blamed the massacre of the Fogel family in March 2011 on undefined acts of vandalism in Arab villages allegedly carried out by Israelis. He also toldĀ The New York TimesĀ that he disagreed with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's view that Hamas's takeover of Gaza following Israel's withdrawal demonstrated that a unilater…
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This week on the Tribal Update, the weekly satirical newscast brought to you by Latma, the Hebrew-language satirical media criticism website I run, the Tribal Update interviews Iran's new moderate President! We also interview Alon Hasson, the head of the workers union at Ashdod Port. Enjoy!  
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This week on the Tribal Update, the weekly satirical newscast produced by Latma, the Hebrew-language satirical media criticism website I run, we bring you an interview with one of the European Muslims who traveled to Syria to fight in the war there. We also bring you an interview with a senior member of the gay community to discuss Gay Pride Week and the recent arrest of a senior member of the community on allegations of serial rape of teenage boys along with the arrests of three relatives ch…
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By all accounts, Shai Agassi, the founder and original CEO of Better Place, Israel's bankrupt electric car company, is an extremely charismatic man. His charm had politicians, venture capitalists, celebrities and non-automotive industry reporters slobbering over him. Everyone wanted to get their picture taken with the man who would transform Israel's auto industry into the first electric powered industry in the world and transform the start-up nation into the transportation hothouse for th…
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Here's my speech from the J Post conference in New York that took place on April 29.  
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his week on the Tribal Update, the weekly satirical newscast produced by Latma, the Hebrew-language satirical media criticism website I run, we bring you an interview with Turkish Minister of Justice and Police to discuss the situation in Turkey. And we bring you a public service announcement to the Iranian voter. Enjoy! Latma is funded by donations from private individuals who believe that the voice of Zionism must be heard, loud and clear, in Israel and throughout the world. We need your…
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US Secretary of State John Kerry looks like a bit of an idiot these days. On Monday he announced that he will be returning to Israel and the Palestinian Authority and Jordan for the fifth time since he was sworn into office on February 1. That is an average of more than one visit a month. And aside from frequent flier miles, the only thing he has to show for it is a big black eye from PLO chief and Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas. When Kerry was here last month he unveil…
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