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Lebanon, UNIFIL Deaths, and Ireland’s Diplomatic Machinations

Failed peacekeeping: how the Irish UNIFIL troops favoured the PLO and Hizbullah… Read more

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Analysing Trends in Mainstream Media Bias: RTE’s Coverage of the 2015 Quasi-Intifada – Part Two

Mon, June 13, 2016 at 21:26 pm CEST

Part 2 of RTE’s coverage of the quasi-Intifada… Read more

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Analysing Trends in Mainstream Media Bias: RTE’s October Coverage of the 2015 Quasi-Intifada – Part One

Mon, June 13, 2016 at 21:25 pm CEST

Part 1 of RTE’s coverage of the quasi-Intifada… Read more

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Shavou’ot (Pentecost) vs Ramadan

Mon, June 13, 2016 at 13:29 pm CEST

Mateen’s Islamic motive for the attack… Read more

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The Shapes of Casual Western Anti-Zionism

Fri, June 10, 2016 at 23:34 pm CEST

Are the Jewish people morally blameworthy of the conflict… Read more

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Intelligence and Decision Making: the IDF Leaving Lebanon – a Case Study

Sat, June 4, 2016 at 16:13 pm CEST

The role of Israeli Military Intelligence in decision-making… Read more

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Qaddafi’s Foresight

Sat, June 4, 2016 at 00:17 am CEST

Qaddafi warned the Europeans of the growing threat of African illegal immigration… Read more

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European Union Declares War on Internet Free Speech

Fri, June 3, 2016 at 20:41 pm CEST

Some members of the European Parliament have characterized the EU’s code of online conduct as “Orwellian”… Read more

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Anti-Zionism’s Links with Anti-Semitism – a Case Study on RTE and Ken Livingstone

Tue, May 24, 2016 at 22:17 pm CEST

RTE subscribes to Livingstone Formulation in Labour Party controversy… Read more

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Rafeef Ziadah‏ – a Rather Objectionable “Poet”

Tue, May 24, 2016 at 19:34 pm CEST

Anti-Israel propaganda and bias in the arts… Read more

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False Moral Equivalence as a Tool to Demonize Israel

Tue, April 19, 2016 at 20:11 pm CEST

False moral equivalence blurs the lines between good and evil also right and wrong… Read more

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Yom Kippur War 1973 – Crucial Warning Goes Unheeded

Thu, April 7, 2016 at 16:41 pm CEST

The intelligence failure in the 1973 Yom Kippur War… Read more

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Why Putin Wants Syria

Thu, March 31, 2016 at 15:36 pm CEST

The link between Russia’s strategic interests in Syria and Ukraine… Read more

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The Key to Combating Radicalization

Mon, February 29, 2016 at 00:10 am CEST

What can we do to counter the message of hate preached by radical imams… Read more

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“Allah” and its Discontents – Part 1

Tue, January 12, 2016 at 21:13 pm CEST

Transactional Implications of the God-concept in Islam… Read more

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“Allah” and its Discontents – Part 2

Tue, January 12, 2016 at 21:13 pm CEST

A desert cult and a pagan shrine… Read more

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“Allah” and its Discontents – Part 3

Tue, January 12, 2016 at 21:13 pm CEST

The understanding of guilt and contrition… Read more

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Libya’s Descent into Chaos

Sat, January 2, 2016 at 18:38 pm CEST

After the overthrow of Libya’s dictator Mu’ammar al-Qaddafi in 2011, the country rapidly slid into widespread anarchy and violence… Read more

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Portrait of Qasem Soleimani, Commander of the Iranian IRGC’ Qods Force

Thu, December 31, 2015 at 16:06 pm CEST

Qasem Soleimani’s approach to developments in the regional arena reflect the basic concept of the Iranian regime… Read more

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The Irish-Palestinian Connection

Why are so many Irish activists supporting the Palestinian cause? And why are so many of the Irish human rights activists so biased and anti-Israel behind a mask of human rights activity… Continue reading

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The War Before The Six Day War

On May 14, 1967, the territorial limits of the State of Israel were the lines agreed upon in her Armistice Agreements of 1949 with Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, and Egypt. Israel held none of the territories she was to gain as a result of the still undreamed-of war three weeks away… Continue reading

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Jews and the Dutch: A History of Ups and Downs

The Netherlands is widely considered one of Israel’s closest allies but at the same time continues to take a critical stance toward Israel in line with EU’s pro-Palestinian policies… Continue reading

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Syria and the 1948 War in Palestine – part 1

Shukri al-Quwwatli’s war policy during the conflict in Palestine was a disaster both for his presidency and for democracy in Syria. It is easy to argue that Syria should never have pushed for war in Palestine… Continue reading

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About the Region, Islam and cultural totalitarianism...

    There is no such things as “Islamic terrorism,” because terrorism differs from Islam. There’s just terrorism, not Islamic terrorism. But the term “Islamic terrorism” has become widespread.

    — Bashar al-Assad, If Sanctions Are Imposed on Syria, the Entire World Will Pay the Price Dec. 2005

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