As usual, the people are far ahead of the politicians:
Nearly 70 percent of Israelis surveyed recently said that Israel should accept a Palestinian state if the United Nations chooses to recognize it, according to a report in Thursday’s edition of The Jerusalem Post.
The poll results fly in the face of American conservatives and even President Barack Obama, who have taken the lead in discouraging the U.N. from voting on the matter, claiming that it could threaten Israel’s security.
Russ Baker has a compelling new story, with lots of untimely deaths.
Will Bunch on the media’s refusal to cover the Occupy Wall Street protests:
And police brutality – the real reason why cops don’t want people with cell phones recording them.
This one’s for Frank. Robert Earl Keen Jr.: