Israel to mark Armenian genocide before debate on “Gaza-flottilla”

Recognition of Armenian genocide comes alongside Turkish lawsuit against senior Israeli officials involved in IDF raid on Mavi Marmara. On the eve of the publication of the State Comptroller’s report regarding the 2009 raid on an aid flotilla bound for the Gaza Strip, the Knesset is expected to hold a public discussion about the genocide… Read More Israel to mark Armenian genocide before debate on “Gaza-flottilla”

Fruits of Japan’s tsunami starts to hunt California

Over a million ton of wreckage form Japan’s can flush up on the shores of California and Alaska. Wreckage from Japan’s tsunami – fishing gear and furniture, footballs and ships – has swept across the Pacific far faster than expected, with thousands of tonnes projected to land on North American shores this year. Scientists believe… Read More Fruits of Japan’s tsunami starts to hunt California

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is twice the size of France

There are now 46,000 pieces of plastic per square kilometre of the world’s oceans, killing a million seabirds and 100,000 marine mammals each year. Worse still, there seems to be nothing we can do to clean it up. So how do we turn the tide? Invisible to satellites, poorly understood by scientists and perhaps twice… Read More The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is twice the size of France

Lie No. 8: Israeli policies are the cause of worldwide anti-Semitism

From the Inquisition to the pogroms, to the 6 million Jews murdered by the Nazis, history proves that Jew hatred existed on a global scale before the creation of the State of Israel.   It would still exist in 2010 even if Israel had never been created. For example, one poll indicates that 40 percent… Read More Lie No. 8: Israeli policies are the cause of worldwide anti-Semitism