The Zionist Idea Has Never Been More Terrifying than It Is Today

The Zionist Idea Has Never Been More Terrifying than It Is Today

On this seventy-first annual commemoration of Palestine’s Jewish-state Nakba, let’s resolve not to continue to oversimplify things. Whether you believe the American rabbi and historian Arthur Hertzberg’s assessment of the Zionist idea as “unprecedented … an essential dialogue between the Jew and the nations of the earth”, rather than a matter between Jews and God, or you […]

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Bitcoin Soars Above $7,000 As Crypto Comeback Continues

Bitcoin Soars Above $7,000 As Crypto Comeback Continues

Bitcoin prices have accelerated recent gains overnight since Trump unleashed the latest round of incremental tariffs on China (and soft capital controls continue). This morning’s spike topped $7,000… The highest since September 2018… But bitcoin is not alone. As China-US trade tensions have re-escalated, cryptos have all surged… As we hinted here, soft capital controls in […]

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Go Ahead And Smoke, Drink And Eat Whatever You Want: Norway’s Public Health Minister

Go Ahead And Smoke, Drink And Eat Whatever You Want: Norway’s Public Health Minister

Norway’s new public health minister, Sylvi Listhaug, thinks that adults don’t need government lectures about what they put into their bodies – telling Norway’s state broadcaster NRK that “people should be allowed to smoke, drink and eat as much red meat as they like,” according to the New York Times. “The government may provide information, but I think people, in general, […]

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