This Week's Message

Mordechai Vanunu and Jonathan Pollard
Mordechai Vanunu
And Jonathan Pollard
Were both arrested in 1986.
Both were denounced
As "traitors". Both served
Many years. On both,
Severe restrictions
Were imposed, even after
Release from... • More...

To be dethroned
Bibi considers himself King
As does his soul mate, still
Sitting in The White House,
Their children the inheritors.

The American voters decided
King Trump is to be dethroned,
Inspiring Israelis... • More...

You can overcome the forces of disruption
"On this very special day,
I want to thank
Our brothers and sisters
In America.
I want to thank them
For showing us that
You can defend democracy
And overcome
The forces of disruption.
To thank... • More...

Whose country is it?
The fundamental
Political issue
In Israel is:
Whose country is it?
Does it belong
To everybody
Regardless of
Race, religion or gender?
Or does it belong
Only to the Jews?

The fundamental... • More...

What is it worth?
The paper which reports
"A historic peace with Sudan"
Happens to also carry news
Of occupation soldiers
Beating to death
An 18 years old Palestinian.

So, Netanyahu's peace,
What is it worth?
Is... • More...

He didn't get it yet
All over the country,
There is a steady increase
In the number of demonstrators
Calling for Netanyahu's resignation.
(At the same time, an increase
In the level of violence
By the PM's dwindling... • More...

As simple as that
Tens and even hundreds of thousands
Take to the streets every week
To demand Netanyahu's resignation.
"Leftists" they are called.
Paradoxically, they could help bring to power
Naftali Bennett... • More...

All dispersed by force, but...
Young people in Tel Aviv
Demonstrated against Netanyahu.
The police dispersed them by force.
The Israeli media reported extensively.

Ultra-Orthodox in Bney Brak
Insisted on keeping synagogues... • More...

Towards equal lack of rights
Netanyahu's dream is
To impose a prohibition
On the demonstrations
Of his political opponents.

By doing so he leads
Israel's citizens towards
The situation in which
The Palestinians live
Since... • More...

No confidence
With devastating statistics
Netanyahu is nevertheless
Unable to convince the public
Of the need for a lockdown,
Nor could he arouse
Significant enthusiasm
For his "peace"
With the Emirates.

And... • More...

It was true then, as it is now
Exactly a hundred years ago
Haim Weitzman,
Future President of Israel,
Signed an agreement
Which seemed promising
With Emir Feisal,
Later King of Iraq.

What did it bring?
Bloody riots which soon... • More...

Recognition now!
After a harsh war
Kosovo declared independence,
For years making efforts
To gain recognition.

Until now, Israel refrained
From recognizing Kosovo
For fear of creating a precedent
For recognition... • More...

Temporary relief
Ceasefire is good news
To Israeli farmers
Whose fields will not burn
And to Gaza fishermen
Who will go out to sea
Israeli planes will no longer
Take off on bombing missions
And Gazan homes will... • More...

What peace?
“All week I hear talk of
'Peace in return for peace'
But I can't really understand
What this is all about.
Here we have a war,
Missiles are falling,
Our residents live in basic insecurity”,
Said... • More...

Ask the farmers
Will direct flights
To Abu Dhabi
Bring us peace and quiet?

Ask the farmers
On the Gaza border
Whose fields are burning
And the parents of
Soldiers killed during
Raids of West Bank villages.

The... • More...

What few Israelis heard about
In a late night hour
The IDF conducted
"A routine operation"
In the city of Jenin
On the West Bank.

The soldiers' invasion
Encountered resistance
By the people of the city.
The IDF Spokesman... • More...

Crying coup
Netanyahu is in trouble.
Tens of thousands of protesters
Outside his residence
And his own supporters
Stay at home,
Fissures in the coalition
In the right wing block
And even in his own party... • More...

Where Netanyahu and Ganz agree
"We have the right
To bomb Syria
Whenever we want.

"We don't tolerate
Any violation of our
Sovereign territory
By land, sea or air".

On this Netanyahu and Ganz agree.

(It would not be the first... • More...

Flash grenades
From Jerusalem to Tel Aviv
And all over the country
Furious demonstrators
Take to squares and junctions.

But only in Jaffa
Did the police
Use flash grenades... • More...

Not the solution
For many years
Netanyahu said:
"The economy is flourishing,
So forget about corruption.
Forget about the Palestinians.
Life is good, isn't it?"

But with Coronavirus
The economy is in tatters.
And... • More...

The first of July
The first of July
Came and passed.
Annexation there was not.
And with the return of the Corona
Nobody paid much attention.

What will happen on
The first of August
And the first of September?... • More...

What do I care?
The jobless. the homeless,
The many bankrupt shops,
A new Corona explosion -
What do I care?
More important
To get my taxes back;
To put an end to
Those annoying demonstrations
In my backyard,
And... • More...

Emergency elections?
"To face the Coronavirus, we must
Have an emergency government!"
Cried Netanyahu two months ago.
Now, Coronavirus comes back -
And Netanyahu threatens
To break up that same government.
Why?... • More...

The mess
The German Foreign Minister
Asked not to implement annexation.
So did the Emirati Ambassador.
The army and security services
Warn of grave consequences.
Even the settlers are not
Enthusiastic... • More...

No guarantee
Annexing Palestinian territory -
What is the big deal?
Isn't our army there anyway?

It is turning a "temporary" occupation
Into permanent Apartheid.
A highly explosive situation,
Whose South... • More...

Less than Bantustans
"I am going to annex
The Jordan Valley,
But the Palestinians there
Will not get Israeli citizenship.
We will just keep them in enclaves",
So explained Netanyahu.
Enclaves for the Palestinians?... • More...

Netanyahu, the juggler!
From the dock
He puts his judges on trial,
At the same time promoting
Annexation which will put an end
To the threat of
Peace with the Palestinians,
And also at the same... • More...

The Hague
The new government is worried
About the International Court
In the Hague.
Would it then not be better
To shelve the annexation plans?
Annexing territory unilaterally
Is a violation of... • More...

Only we can
The Supreme Court judges
Cannot put an end
To the rule of Netanyahu.
Only we can.

The struggle
To bring down
The Netanyahu-Gantz
Annexation government.
Begins on the day
Of its inauguration. • More...

Will Netanyahu convince
The Court in Jerusalem
To let him hold office
As Prime Minister
Even while being indicted
For taking bribes?

Can he also convince
The Court in the Hague
To let him violate... • More...