Get behind Palestine!
The Asian Cup organising committee is encouraging Aussie fans to adopt a second team to support, and ex-Wallaby Matt Burke thinks he's found his
A Fight Over Palestinian Food Leads to Death Threats
It's difficult to imagine anger over tabbouleh or falafel amounting to anything more than an outraged Yelp review.
Schedule of the 36 Cairo International Film Festival (9 - 18 November)
*Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of People , 12pm: directed by Thomas Allen Harris (Italy, Fiction, 2013, 109min, English and Arabic subtitles) International Competition.
My father, the Nazi-fighting hero that no one's heard of
Rafael Reiss, one of seven parachutists sent into Nazi-occupied Europe in 1944, was executed and then largely forgotten. Seventy years after his death, his only daughter does not regret his anonymity
D.C. community calendar, Dec. 4-11, 2014
National Christmas Tree lighting, Christmas programs, Celtic and klezmer music, Kennewick Man.
Punishing a Professor?s Criticism of Israel
Criticism of how Israel treats Palestinians has become a firing offense in some circles, including academia where professors must muzzle themselves or face accusations of anti-Semitism.
Justice Minister's Briefing 'Redactions' Able To Be Read
A briefing document on the justice sector for the incoming ministers has been released with parts that were meant to be kept secret still accessible. The document has been removed from the Ministry of Justice website but a Scoop copy is available here .
The Ferocious Battles for Israel on Western Campuses
The Jewish State is fighting wars for its very survival against barbarous, genocidal foes like Hamas, Hezbollah, and Iran. But far outside the Middle East ferocious battles are being fought on the campuses of the world?s great Universities for Israel?s reputation and good name.
Allow Nevada?s New Assembly Speaker to Tell You About Gays, Latinos, ?Darkies,? and Dems
For the first time since 1985, the Republicans have control of the Nevada Assembly. And to lead their coalition, they have designated Ira Hansen to be the Speaker of the House, passing over the man already leading the GOP caucus in favor of a man who actually believes in conspiracy theories.
Behold! Here is the Artist List for the 2015 New Museum Triennial
Early next year, the New Museum will devote its entire building on the Bowery to the third iteration of its Triennial. Co-curated by the New Museum's Lauren Cornell and artist Ryan Trecartin, the exhibition is called "Surround Audience," and will run from February 25 to May 24, 2015. Today, the museum released the full list of artists included.