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Gilad Atzmon
A talk given by Gilad Atzmon
Being in Time
14 September 2011 | A talk given by Gilad Atzmon at Freiburg 11th September 2011: "Palestine, Israel, Germany- The Boundaries of Open Discussion Conference"

The emerging rift between Israel and Turkey
Gilad Atzmon: Israel Better Think Twice
7 September 2011 | As the rift between Israel and Turkey deepens, the Israeli media is preparing its crowd for another possible exciting bloody conflict.

An article by Gilad Atzmon
The Herem Law in the context of Jewish Past and Present
16 July 2011 | The European Union appear concerned about the new Israeli herem law. The law suggests that a person or an organisation calling for the boycott of Israel , including the settlements, can be sued by the boycotts’ targets, without having to prove that they sustained any damage.

An article by Gilad Atzmon
Flotilla, Flytilla and the prospect of ‘Civil Society Action’
10 July 2011 | It might be argued that the passing week was not very easy on the Palestinian solidarity movement: firstly, an international peaceful flotilla aiming to deliver humanitarian aid to Gaza did not manage to leave Greek ports. The Greek government had surrendered submissively to Israeli pressure and American Jewish organisations, and blocked the naval enterprise.

Freedom Flotilla 2
Gilad Atzmon: Gaza Flotilla vs. Diaspora Jewry
1 July 2011 | The Israelis are preparing themselves for another massacre on the high seas. This should not take us by surprise: after all, people who are detached from a true notion of history, and driven by a continuous fantasy of destruction, would be the last to draw a lesson from their past.

An article by Gilad Atzmon
Israeli economy for beginners
18 February 2011 | We learn from the press and political analysts that, against all odds and in spite of the global financial turmoil, Israel’s economy is booming. Some even suggest that Israel is one of the strongest economies around.

An article by Gilad Atzmon
Liberating the American People
29 January 2011 | In his latest Newsweek article Stephen Kinzer wonders who America is betting on to counter the popular rising forces in the Middle East : “The same friends it has been betting on for decades” he answers. “Mubarak’s pharaonic regime in Egypt, Mahmoud Abbas and his Palestinian Authority, the Saudi monarchy, and increasingly radical politicians in Israel. It is no wonder that Iran’s power is rising as the American-imposed order begins to crumble,” he concludes.

About the Jewish Left
Gilad Atzmon: Zionist Tolerance for a Change
29 October 2010 | I have spent the last ten years elaborating on Jewish national ideology and tribal politics. During my journey of grasping what Zionism and Israel stand for, I came to realize that it is actually the Jewish left — and Jewish Marxists in particular — that provide us with an adequate glimpse into contemporary Jewish identity, tribal supremacy, marginal politics and tribalism.

An article by Gilad Atzmon
United Against Knowledge
20 August 2010 | The Guardian reported today that two Israeli groups have set up training courses in subversive Wikipedia editing aiming to ’show the other side’ of the Jewish State.

A Film Review by Gilad Atzmon
Not much Time remains for Israel
5 May 2010 | The London Palestinian Film Festival opened this year with Elia Suleiman’s latest feature “The Time that Remains” (105min), a monumental reflective and poetic take on Palestine since 1948.

An article by Gilad Atzmon
The Nobel Prize, the Brand and the President
11 October 2009 | People out there are divided whether it was a right decision to award Obama with a Nobel prize for peace. In fact, almost everyone around me is outraged, what ‘peace’ they ask, what about Iraq, Afghanistan, Guantanamo Bay, Palestine?

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