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Israel, academic freedom, and my alma mater

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Steven Salaita lost his job at the University of Illinois after posting over-the-top tweets critical of Israel.
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If you want peace in Israel, evict God

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In Israel, what began as a secular idea seems to have been co-opted by religious dogmatism.
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Parental angst and the Invasion of Gaza

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How nearly losing her 14 y.o. daughter at O’Hare made this mom think about the mothers in Gaza.
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GOP publication: Blood Moon is God’s warning to Obama

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Apparently, because the Blood Moon happened during Passover it means God is PO’d.
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Is Hillary hurting her 2016 chances by not backing peace with Iran?

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Will Hillary support peace with Iran, while it matters, or risk her chances in 2016 like she did in 2008?
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Does boycotting Israeli academics advance academic freedom?

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A look at a boycott of Israeli academics that spurred an even fiercer counter-boycott.
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Reflections on capitalism: Who are the Unpeople of the world?

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To whites, the poor and darker skinned are Unpeople. To the major capitalists, the circle is a whole lot larger.
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Only watch this video if you like hot wet men

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A video by a friend of a friend in Israel.
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News of the week on Virtually Speaking Sundays: Gaius & Avedon Carol

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What happened this week? What have Obama, Israel, the NRA and Keystone Pipeline lovers done lately? Tune in.
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Why do GOP presidents hate Israel?

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Republicans always say they love Israel more than Dems, then why do R presidents never visit Israel, and Ds do?
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