Archive for the ‘Dahlan’ Category

Dahlan Town, Israel

“Work crews have broken ground on what they hope will be the first modern, planned Palestinian city – a step officials say will help build an independent state in spite of the current deadlock in the peace process with Israel. But without Israeli …

Posted on February 6, 2010 by As'ad

A Fanatic Zionist staunchly defends the Dahlan Task Force For Israel: highly deserved praise indeed

“Because the ATFP is a breath of fresh air in the Arab-American community. I think it is exactly what I and others in the pro-Israel community have been hoping for: an Arab or Palestinian advocacy group that offers no apologias for terrorists and genu…

Posted on February 5, 2010 by As'ad

The lies and fabrications of US propaganda outlets: the case of Radio Sawa

Yesterday, Lebanese leftists, communists, and anarchists gathered to demonstrate in front of the Egyptian embassy. The featured speaker was the secretary-general of the Lebanese Communist Party. Radio Sawa website “found” this picture of those two re…

Posted on January 24, 2010 by As'ad

`Ammar Al-Hakim

`Ammar Al-Hakim spoke on NBN TV. He said that he supports resistance “in the right frames and contexts.” I kid you not. This is like Dahlan speaking about Palestinian resistance. He said that his movement pursued “political resistance.” Not to be …

Posted on January 22, 2010 by As'ad

`Ammar Al-Hakim

`Ammar Al-Hakim spoke on NBN TV. He said that he supports resistance “in the right frames and contexts.” I kid you not. This is like Dahlan speaking about Palestinian resistance. He said that his movement pursued “political resistance.” Not to be …

Posted on January 22, 2010 by As'ad

To Lebanon and back

I have not been in Lebanon for more than 3 years. I was there last days before the Israeli attack on Lebanon. I remember meeting with someone you all know days before the war and commenting: that I smell an Israeli conspiracy the likes of which I have …

Posted on January 22, 2010 by As'ad

Dahlan Forums

They are discussing me on Dahlan forum. (thanks Sarah and Mirvat)

Posted on January 18, 2010 by As'ad

Oh, Dahlan tears

Muhammad Dahlan wants to return to Gaza to bury his mother. He insisted that she be wrapped in the national flag–the national Israeli flag, naturally.

Posted on January 18, 2010 by As'ad

On my talk

“On a different note, As’ad Abu-Khalil held a talk for an overcrowded Issam Fares Hall at AUB yesterday night, which he characteristically started by lambasting the AUB for 15 minutes, before going on to lambast every side in the Lebanese civil war a…

Posted on January 15, 2010 by As'ad

Dahlan Discussion Board

Notice the Nazi–yes, Nazi–anti-Semitic trash on this official Dahlan discussion board. I am told that there is a report on my talk at AUB but I could not find it. It has been reported to me that the Dahlanist yelling in the Q & A after my talk …

Posted on January 15, 2010 by As'ad

Shaykh Muhammad Dahlan issues Fatwa

“At the request of the Palestinian Authority, an Islamic scholar published a fatwa on Tuesday banning Muslims from digging or working in tunnels under the border between the Gaza Strip and Egypt.” (thanks Ziyaad)

Posted on January 13, 2010 by As'ad

Anis Sayigh: and Israeli history of letter bombs

Anis Sayigh is a most gentle yet fierce individual. This Palestinian (brother of Fayiz Saghigh and Yusuf Sayigh and Tawfiq Sayigh) studied at AUB after the Nakbah and later earned his PhD in Islamic history from Cambridge University. He (like his bro…

Posted on December 26, 2009 by As'ad

Miss Dahlan 2009: cancelled

“After a wave of criticism, the finale of the first-ever Miss Palestine pageant has been postponed indefinitely by the Palestinian Authority. The Ramallah Governorate announced on Sunday, “According to the requirements of the public interest, we d…

Posted on December 21, 2009 by As'ad

Miss Dahlan 2009: cancelled

“After a wave of criticism, the finale of the first-ever Miss Palestine pageant has been postponed indefinitely by the Palestinian Authority. The Ramallah Governorate announced on Sunday, “According to the requirements of the public interest, we d…

Posted on December 21, 2009 by As'ad

Dahlan TV: collaboration 24 hours a day

“Meanwhile, sources in Ramallah revealed that former Fatah security commander Mohammed Dahlan is planning to open a new TV station in the West Bank.”

Posted on December 21, 2009 by As'ad