Gilad Atzmon

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Alison Weir: Please help us overcome the accusations against If Americans Knew

Introduction by GA: I have learned in the last few days  that Alison Weir, the admired activist who fights relentlessly for Palestinians and their rights, has also been targeted by our Jewish 'allies' at JVP.  It has been established by now that the Jewish pro Palestinian league is functioning as a controlled opposition apparatus. If JVP is truly concerned with Anti Semitism, it should immediately restrain itself. As things stand, its actions provoke a tidal wave of resentment towards Jewish politics within the dissident movement.  

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The Jewish Solidarity Spin

Dear friends, this is pretty much a summery of my  argument against Jewish power and the corrosive impact of Jewish left.  If you are interested in my work or even oppose everything I do,  I urge you to watch this talk.   

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The Lexicon of Zion

By Kim Petersen / May 13th, 2015

Author/jazz artist Gilad Atzmon has combined with cartoonist Enzo Apicella to produce, as it is entitled, The Definitive Israeli Lexicon: A to Zion. And true to its title, provided are the definition of words from A to Z — from a Jewish-Israeli standpoint.

As the book’s composers make clear, it is a “truthful yet satirical book.” They also unashamedly state that it “is probably the ultimate toilet book.” In a sense this is very true because it is full of shit which is a euphemistic way to describe the belief that one people has the right to commit assorted crimes such as stealing another people’s land, homes, and laying siege to their victims.

This dispossession, occupation, and oppression of Palestinians by Israeli Jews is captured with a delicate balance of seriousness and, tongue-in-cheek by Atzmon and Apicella as they conclude their book with a mantra uttered meaninglessly by too many Jews: “Never again” — to which Atzmon and Apicella add “hopefully.”

The definitions range from humorous to serious and dark to controversial.

A sampling will provide a taste:


Ben Gurion — an airport near Tel Aviv


Concentration Camp — so we stay focused


God — was invented by us so he could choose us over all other people


Israel — a place where we can punish Arabs for crimes committed by Europeans


Palestinians — a uniquely stubborn breed of Arab who, for some peculiar reason, choose to live in our promised homeland



UN — a lot of resolutions, nice blue hats


Near the end of the book, Atzmon and Apicella have kindly provided room for readers to add their own lexicon.

Among those I would add:


Resolution, UN Security Council — nothing sticks to our Teflon coat


Veto — shields us from UN Security Council Resolutions. Good for Jews (see Iron Dome)


Atzmon and Apicella know well that language is a weapon of the occupier. They use that language to expose the occupier’s unseemly side.

In need of more toilet reading? Get Atzmon and Apicella’s The Definitive Israeli Lexicon: A to Zion and add to the lexicon of Zion.

Buy it now before it is banned!!!

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ADL Reports: Gilad Atzmon and Yaakov Shapiro Condemn Israel and Zionism

Introduction by GA:  

Unlike JVP and Modoweiss who cowardly failed to even mention* the historic anti Zionist gathering between Rabbi Yaakov Shapiro and yours truly in NYC last Wednesday, the infamous ultra Zionist ADL was brave enough to send a reporter to the event and even deliver a brief review of the discussion. The meaning of this is obvious and depressing. Unlike our so-called Jewish ‘allies’ who are actively engaged in suppression of intellectual exchange and policing the discourse, the vile Zionists are willing to encounter criticism and even give it a thought. This fact alone may explain why Zionism has won such vast support amongst Jewish people. At the end of the day, Zionism is coherent and consistent as much as it is genocidal and supremacist. But the Jewish left is duplicitous to its core; concealment and suppression of truth is its survival strategy.    

 A video of the discussion will be released soon

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