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Israel's WMDs? Government Admits That Hamas Not Behind the Murder of Teens.

Israel's WMDs? Government Admits That Hamas Not Behind the Murder of Teens.
The kidnapping and brutal murders of three Israeli teenagers — the instigating event of this latest cycle of violence between Israel and Palestine — was immediately pinned on Hamas. New information now suggests that while it may have been a rogue cell of Hamas members, the troublesome political organization's leadership probably wasn't responsible for the heinous crime.
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World Pleads for Peace, but Netanyahu Won't Stop Pounding Gaza in New Offensive

World Pleads for Peace, but Netanyahu Won't Stop Pounding Gaza in New Offensive
With the death toll of Palestinians at 100 and rising fast, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is refusing to back off his offensive in Gaza. World leaders are pleading with Israel to tamp down or stop the bombing, but to no avail.
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Occupied Gaffe: Chris Christie Begs Forgiveness from Casino Magnate

Occupied Gaffe: Chris Christie Begs Forgiveness from Casino Magnate
Chris Christie has hilariously begged casino magnate Sheldon Adelson for forgiveness for saying "occupied territories." Janeane Garofalo joins Sam Seder and crew to discuss on the 10th Anniversary of The Majority Report.
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Israel Releases Palestinian Prisoners as Part of Peace Talks, But Begins Controversial Construction Projects

Israel Releases Palestinian Prisoners as Part of Peace Talks, But Begins Controversial Construction Projects
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced a public uproar Monday over the impending release of more than two dozen Palestinian prisoners convicted in deadly attacks as part of a U.S.-brokered package to restart Mideast peace talks.
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Josef Federman
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France Sabotages Iran and IAEA Negotiations

France Sabotages Iran and IAEA Negotiations
A pending deal between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to peacefully ensure that the country's nuclear program was one for energy production alone — and not weapons manufacturing — screeched to halt before it could be realized. Somewhere in the midst of larger conversations about Middle East peace, France didn't like the Iran-IAEA negotiations and sabotaged the deal.
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Israel Threatens to Undermine Peace Talks With New Settlements

Israel Threatens to Undermine Peace Talks With New Settlements
Israel pushed forward Sunday with plans to construct 1,500 apartments in east Jerusalem in a move that could undermine recently renewed Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. City spokeswoman Brachie Sprung said city officials had approved plans to lay down infrastructure for the project.
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Forget Carlos Danger: The Real Problems With Anthony Weiner

Forget Carlos Danger: The Real Problems With Anthony Weiner
John Fugelsang joins the show to discuss Anthony Weiner's latest "Carlos Danger" scandal and how the real problems with Anthony Weiner are things like Anthony Weiner's record on Iraq and Palestine. There are also jokes about pulling out...of the race for NYC's mayor.
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Israel Should Release Palestinian Cartoonist Mohammad Saba'aneh

Israel Should Release Palestinian Cartoonist Mohammad Saba'aneh
The world is a frightening place for Israel -- but American cartoonists have something else on their minds, a Palestinian cartoonist who is jailed in Israel for no apparent reason.
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