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Shamir puts down roots in West Bank

Posted in israel, palestine by Blimp deflator on September 5, 2013

Shamir puts down roots
I found this cartoon from 1988 while clearing out some old papers. It’s as relevant today as it was then.

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It’s called ‘Tweaking Uncle Sam’s nose’

Posted in uncategorized by Blimp deflator on March 16, 2010

It's called 'Tweaking Uncle Sam's nose'
Tom Scott’s cartoon from The Dominion Post of March 16, 2010.

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Kiwi student working in West Bank

Posted in new zealand by Blimp deflator on January 2, 2010

Student on a mission in West Bank
From the New Zealand Herald of December 30, 2009.

Peace not on the menu, says Israeli editor

Posted in new zealand, religion by Blimp deflator on June 29, 2009

The article below is from the March 3, 2008, edition of Challenge Weekly, New Zealand’s Christian newspaper. Note Aviel Schneider’s absurd analysis – “The nations hate Israel because they are jealous of God’s chosen people” – as well as his extreme pessimism. I apologise for the overlapping headlines, which had to be scrunched to make the article fit into my scanner.

Peace not on the menu, says Israeli editor

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