Archive for the 'Demographics Dud Compendium' Category

Fighting Abortion: A Study in All of the Wrong Reasons for Fighting Abortion …

May 21st, 2006

Trying to Keep Israel Jewish Commentary; As this blog has presented often to date, the demographics problem is grossly exaggerated, overstated by at least 1/3 because of the government of Israel’s insistence on accepting “pa (sic)” demographic numbers as gospel. This acceptance comes despite independent analysis which has proven these “pa (sic)” numbers blatantly false. […]

The Coalition Horse-Trading: The Embarrassment of Israel Before the World …

April 27th, 2006

Labor and Kadima Set to Sign Coalition Agreement But, stop the music, Hold the phone; Update: Labor-Kadima Signing Postponed [Over an issue With the Text of the Agreement] Excerpts; Kadima’s spokesman announced on Thursday that Labor and Kadima’s negotiating teams would meet at 3:30 p.m. in Kfar Hamaccabia in order to sign the coalition agreement […]

Perhaps Kleiner Went About It In the Wrong Way?

April 11th, 2006

Mazuz: Probe Herut for Incitement Excerpts; Attorney-General Menahem Mazuz has ordered police to investigate the Herut Party on suspicion it incited to racism in a campaign poster during the recent elections. The poster, which was displayed on passenger buses, shows a veiled woman and the words, “Demography will poison us.” The party, led by former […]

Olmert’s “Convergence” and Coalition Talks; or, Why Do Israeli Politicians Accept PA Bogus Demographics Stats as Gospel?

April 9th, 2006

Olmert: We’ll Relocate Settlements to Blocs Excerpt; In interview to Newsweek set to be published Sunday, Acting PM says Israel will not wait ‘forever’ for Palestinians, may need to launch unilateral withdrawal plan from West Bank. We have to provide PA with territorial contiguity, he states. Likud, Yisrael Beitenu Strategize Ahead of Coalition Talks Excerpts; […]

Shavit and Ramon: Scared of Bogus “Pa” Demographics Dud …

March 27th, 2006

Text: Haaretz’s Ari Shavit Debates Chaim Ramon on Olmert’s Retreat Plan For context, click here. Excerpts; Haim Ramon called. He really didn’t like the op-ed in which I severely criticized the Olmert plan. He was surprised – he thought we were on the same wavelength. He thought I understood that Yossi Beilin and Benjamin Netanyahu […]

Not a Word About Olmert’s Demographics Dud: Bibi, What Are You Afraid Of?

March 20th, 2006

Likud Leaders Speak Out Against ‘Enemies’ Excerpts; The Likud set out to defeat its enemies in the last week before the March 28 election, identifying them as the Hamas leadership in the Palestinian Authority, polls predicting the party’s electoral defeat and an antagonistic press. Likud chairman Binyamin Netanyahu and other Likud leaders spoke out against […]

What Must President Bush, US Congress Be Thinking Regarding Sharon/Olmert Complicity in “PA” Apparent Double-Dipping At Expense of US Taxpayers??

March 20th, 2006

Charge: PA Bilked U.S. Taxpayers Excerpts; The United States government must conduct an inquiry into the almost USD 3 billion in taxpayer funds that may have been distributed as aid to the Palestinians in part based on fraudulent data provided by the Palestinian Authority, Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., chairwoman of the House International Relations Subcommittee […]

On Israeli Politicians Like Olmert: Unchecked Political Quacks and Hacks …

March 19th, 2006

Column One: Israel’s Policy Quacks, by Caroline Glick Excerpts; If a doctor treated a breast cancer patient by amputating her big toe, he would doubtlessly be kicked out of medicine. Medical quackery is punished today. Sadly, the same cannot necessarily be said of public policy malpractice. So the events of September 11 made the US […]

Bogus “Pa(sic)” Demographics Stats Used by Olmert under Serious US Congress Scrutiny …

March 12th, 2006

US Congress Hears Testimony About Inflated PA Demographics Excerpts; “The United States Congress heard a damning report this week about U.S. aid being over-alotted due to deliberately inflated Palestinian population figures.” “The findings of an exhaustive study on Palestinian Authority (PA) population statistics claims that the Palestinian Authority has deliberately misled U.S. and international humanitarian […]

Olmert Totally Overlooks American Team Demographics Study; Is Married to Bogus PA Demographics Stats …

March 9th, 2006

Olmert to ‘Post’: Israel to Have Final Borders by 2010 Excerpts; “Israel’s permanent borders will be set within the next four years, a period during which construction will also begin in the controversial E1 section between Ma’aleh Adumim and Jerusalem, Acting Prime Minister Ehud Olmert told The Jerusalem Post Wednesday.” “Olmert also said he had […]