Peter Simon

PUBLIC PROFILE

Registered: 11 January 2010
Location: Leeds

LATEST DISCUSSIONS

FIND OTHER USERS

POSTS BY PETER SIMON



Arabic for Israel

By Peter Simon, August 27, 2010

Another decent and fair article from Haaretz which has appeared in their editorial and which some of the crazies on this website ought to read. I would be in favour of Arabic being taught in Jewish schools in the UK in order to broaden the experience of our pupils and prepare them thoroughly should they decide to make aliyah to a land where Arabic is intrinsic.

'The language of the state

More..



Could one ever be a Jewish muslim or a Jewish Christian?

By Peter Simon, August 23, 2010

An article providing food for thought on how Israel could be a real, modern, Western democracy and how such a concept is not un-Jewish or un-Zionist.

[Subtitles for Jon Cohen, Hofmann & co: another piece of anti-semitic, Stormfront drivel which should be banned from the JC].

Instead of bringing about the secularization of Judaism, Zionism turned religion into the central element of the definition of national identity, and turned the State of Israel into a tool of the religious redemption project.

More..



Fundamentalism into the mainstream

By Peter Simon, August 22, 2010

(Please don't anybody say or imply that somehow, because these people are Jewish, their murderous fundamentalism is OK - and that applies to you as well Jon Cohen!).

Fundamentalist rabbis have approved murder, attacks on Arabs, illegal land seizures and racist segregation, and have ignored the murder of a prime minister.

More..



Why the Palestinians are so intransigent

By Peter Simon, April 3, 2010

The Palestinians do not want peace. Indeed, they do not even agree to
speak with us. While the leaders of the only country in the Middle East (well, not the only country) whose universal greeting is the word "shalom" take every opportunity to shout "let's talk," it is the Palestinians who are refusing the outstretched hand of peace and proving themselves stubborn in negotiations. They're not coming. As such, let us use this space to sound a desperate call to their leaders: Let's talk.

More..



Jenny Tonge: how dare she?

By Peter Simon, February 15, 2010

The following is the text of an article from the [hated] Guardian published in December 2009. Articles on the same subject appeared at around the same time in many other media throughout the world and the matter featured on Israeli TV.

More..