The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – April 9

Seven wounded Syrians: two children, four women and a man waited in pain for darkness to fall to cross into enemy territory. Under the faint moonlight, Israeli military medical corps quickly whisked the patients across the hostile frontier into armoured ambulances headed to hospitals for intensive care. See Metro News coverage. Writing in the Winnipeg […]

The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – April 6

At the National Post, commentator Terry Glavin’s analysis of the Syrian gas attack is as follows: “Syria’s children die choking. The West tut-tuts, briefly, and moves on. This is now normal.” Also at the Post, check out Gary Clement’s cartoon on the Syrian gas attack: Interesting tid bit from Globe and Mail reporter Tu Thanh […]

The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – March 30

Excellent commentary over at the UByssey by editor Koby Michaels entitled: “BDS will bring bigotry, hatred and even violence to UBC”. Michaels argues: “BDS makes me feel unsafe because, at its heart, the movement calls for the destruction of the state of Israel. It claims Jewish people do not have a right to self-determination and […]