Daily Archives: February 19, 2019

Egypt expels former New York Times’ Cairo bureau chief

By | 2019-02-19T23:23:22+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Middle East|

In latest move in the country's crackdown on the media, David Kirkpatrick was arrested in Cairo airport and sent back to London, with authorities providing no explanation

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Three Times a Sh**Bag: Helping soldiers deal with military experiences

By | 2019-02-19T17:15:17+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Entertainment|

Eric Meadvin began his comics "so soldiers throughout the world can know that they are not alone.”

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‘Alita: Battle Angel’: A tiny heroine proves size doesn’t matter

By | 2019-02-19T15:03:24+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Entertainment|

Unlike other cinematic post-apocalyptic sagas, James Cameron's Japanese manga heroine Alita isn’t suffused with existential depression. But like them, it suffers from the sequel malady

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You, Jeremy Corbyn, have led Labour into authoritarianism, mob rule and institutionalized racism against Jews

By | 2019-02-19T13:53:01+00:00 February 19th, 2019|World|

Some of your own advisors told me that they believe you’re an anti-Semite - but want to try and change you. But you can’t be changed. You've torn up Labour’s commitment to anti-racism, and now, after 13 years, I’ve torn up my party membership card

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Netanyahu’s embrace of ethno-nationalists endangers Jews in Europe

By | 2019-02-19T12:10:00+00:00 February 19th, 2019|World|

Israel’s right-wing is seduced by European nationalists’ warmth toward the Jewish state, and their hostility toward Islam. But an illiberal Europe intolerant of minorities and pluralism is a disaster for Jews

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‘No to anti-Semitism’: Political parties in France rally over uptick in attacks

By | 2019-02-19T09:00:09+00:00 February 19th, 2019|World|

In latest incident, swastikas were painted on portraits of late Holocaust survivor Simone Veil, politician who spearheaded European integration and abortion rights

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