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Anatomy of A Genocide

by Oui Wed Apr 3rd, 2024 at 09:29:54 AM EST

The Auschwitz Report

Two Slovak Jews managed to escape and compiled a detailed report about the systematic genocide at the camp. However, with Nazi propaganda and international liaisons still in place, their account seems to be too harrowing to believe.

Auschwitz @70: Drone shows Nazi concentration camp | BBC News |

Drone Footage Captures Destruction Of Gaza Strip's Al-Maghazi Refugee Camp After Airstrike


An excellent read here @EuroTrib

Institutionalization, Coercion, and Hegemony | by Ren on Apr 8th, 2007 |

Those of us who have been in the military and through a boot camp experience, have experienced the closest form of institutionalized power -- that I am familiar with -- to a prison environment, and a prison environment was supposed to be the basis of the institutionalization acted out in that 1971 Stanford Prison Experiment.  There are some very key features involved: objectification, dehumanization, and a stripping of individuality to create a sense of uniformity and anonymity.  I like to keep them in mind as I ask other questions about institutionalization.

This is basically how Nazi domination developed in Germany with Adolf Hitler getting power and his goons were quite willing to dominate "lesser folks." Goebbels did the rest same as the task of Israeli spokespersons from the Prime Minister Office (PMO) spouting hasbara vitriol and hate while blasting aid organizations, UN employees, Human rights groups, journalists and opposition voices. The fascist sjablone of a death culture.

Human Rights: Stop the Genocide - Free Palestine

New UN report outlines the 'Anatomy of a Genocide' in Gaza | Mondoweiss |

Last week, the UN Special Rapporteur on Occupied Palestinian Territories Francesca Albanese issued a report titled "Anatomy of a Genocide" ...

Albanese begins with the historical context of the genocide, even rooted in Israeli pre-state colonialist intents, and then charts out how Israel has committed three central facets under the crime of genocide -- the killing of members of a particular group of people, causing bodily or mental harm, and creating destructive conditions of life. There is also a section concerning intent that chronicles some of the countless, unambiguous, genocidal expressions of Israeli leaders. 

Then, midway into the report, and constituting almost half of it (points 55-92, out of 97 points), is a section dedicated to the idea of "Humanitarian camouflage: distorting the laws of war to conceal genocidal intent." 

This section is subdivided into five central themes:

  1. Human Shields and the logic of genocide

  2. Turning Gaza as a whole into a 'military objective'

  3. Indiscriminate killing as "collateral damage"

  4. Evacuations and safe zones

  5. Medical Shielding

Albanese demonstrates how the three central principles of IHL -- distinction, proportionality, and precaution -- have been subverted by Israel in an attempt to obfuscate its genocidal acts and to provide a legal veil for illegal, indiscriminate acts. 

"This has obscured one cardinal tenet of IHL," Albanese writes. "Indiscriminate attacks, which do not distinguish military targets from protected persons and objects, cannot be proportionate and are always unlawful."

Dehumanization leads to genocide ... historical facts quoted often by me in comments and diaries ... the biased pro-Israel lobby groups, political leaders and states are complicit ... a managed killing of the indigenous Palestinian people on their land ... the ugliness of mankind repeated once again ... Holocaust as a traveling card to cover-up the killing spree over decades. History has noted the terror acts of Jewish leaders ...

Shutting Down Aid, Health Care, Social Order

Netanyahu and his war cabinet drives this 21st Century Genocide in the name of the Jewish State of Israel ... yet Jews are outspoken in criticism, protest and leading demonstrations worldwide ... even in right-wing The Netherlands.

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For his populist right-wing rhetoric with racist undertone, Dutch PM Mark Rutte will be rewarded with the top job as NATO's Secretary General ... unbelievable ... he sold out freedom, sovereignty of the Dutch and EU ... a decade of warmongering and liberal policy of dominance ... a lying liar in politics. Dutch media eating from his hand ...

Raising the flag of the Jewish State in Dutch Capitol Het Binnenhof in The Hague.

Dutch Court Upholds Functional Immunity for Israeli War Criminals

Amidst the turmoil, the Dutch Supreme Court has upheld a ruling that shields Israel's former defense minister and another ex-senior military officer from a lawsuit regarding their roles in a deadly 2014 Gaza airstrike. The court confirmed that the two Israelis are protected from civil proceedings in the Netherlands due to 'functional immunity'. The lawsuit was filed by a Palestinian man who lost six members of his family in the airstrike and sought damages from the Israelis.

Doing the United States and United Kingdom a big favor setting the example in delivering weapons, tanks, aircraft to the Ukraine. Delivering F-35 spare parts to Israel to continue the acts of genocide on Palestinians. Mark was best buddy of Boris ...

Leak of confidential Israel memo sparks outrage in Dutch parliament | EurActiv |

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[Update-1] from blogs archive ...

Netanyahu: Don’t Fail the Jewish nation, drop the Bomb on Iran

From my diary @BooMan …

Bibi Netanyahu: Book of Esther, Persecution, Deliverance and the Holocaust | 7 March 2012 |

Aluf Benn editorial: Booby trap between Natanz and Auschwitz

Haaretz’s editor-in-chief says Netanyahu publicly booby-trapped himself to war with Iran by comparing the need to strike its nuclear program with the Jewish request to bomb Auschwitz. In his speech to the AIPAC conference Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu moved closer than ever to the point of no return on path to war with Iran.

Netanyahu compared Iran to Nazi Germany, its nuclear facilities to death camps, and his current trip to the White House to a desperate plea to former U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt by the Jewish-American community to bomb Auschwitz. The Wyman Institute – The Roosevelt Administration, David Ben-Gurion, and the Failure to Bomb Auschwitz: A Mystery Solved.

“Israel has patiently waited for the international community to resolve this issue. We’ve waited for diplomacy to work, we’ve waited for sanctions to work. None of us can afford to wait much longer,” Netanyahu warned, adding that, as Israeli premier, he would “never let Israel live under the shadow of annihilation.”

Netanyahu says, You also refused to bomb Auschwitz

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Two-faced America in daily briefing NSC propagandist John Kirby ...

US 'outraged' by deadly Israeli airstrike on Gaza aid workers | 3 April 2024 |

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US express outrage at IDF targeting and killing humanitarian aid workers | BBC News |

No need to investigate, stop the atrocities definitely! Stop the war ...

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Israeli attack on Iranian embassy may escalate regional tensions | Xinhua News |

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Israel's short-range execution of Palestinians documented by rights group | TRT World |

Israeli rights group B'Tselem publishes footage showing Israeli soldiers killing two Palestinians from close range in occupied West Bank.

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For Safety of Jews, Stop Weaponizing Anti-semitism | 1 Jan 2024 |

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Photographer Who Took Iconic Vietnam Photo Looks Back, 40 Years After the War Ended | Vanity Fair |

We were being shot at every day." My good friend and fellow photographer Nick Ut was reminiscing about the drive up Highway 1 to Trang Bang, the village where he captured the horror of the Vietnam War in a single, Pulitzer Prize-winning frame of a young girl fleeing her village after being torched by napalm dropped by a South Vietnamese Air Force Skyraider.

Now, 40 years after the fall of Saigon and the unification of the country, Nick and I were traveling for the third time together through Vietnam and the first time in neighboring Cambodia. Eight of the days were spent sailing down the now tranquil waters of the Mekong River aboard a gracious riverboat named the River Orchid, giving us the opportunity to explore Southeast Asia's most important river system and discuss his journey from the hell of war to Hollywood, where he continues to take photographs for the Associated Press.

The iconic photo of 'napalm girl' Phan Thi Kim Phuc (61) is one of the most famous in world history. Nowadays she reaches an audience of millions with her story and she has a very special bond with two people. How the face of the Vietnam War developed an unlikely friendship with Jan and Corrie Gerritsen from Oldebroek.

1972: 'Napalm Girl' - Iconic Vietnam War Image First Shown On TV | ITN Archive |

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Excellent analysis by Fawaz Gerges

London School of Economics and Political Science Professor Fawaz Gerges discuses America's plan to move additional assets to the Middle East to increase protection for US forces. Describing the threat of an imminent attack from Iran on Israel as 'real and credible'.  A man-made crisis originated by one man, Israeli PM Netanyahu and Israel's strike on Iranian Consulate in Damascus.

The West lacks 'guts and the moral courage' to oppose Israeli govt., says Middle East expert | CNN - Dec. 2023 |

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Israel thumbing its nose at the entire world, says veteran diplomat Wendy Sherman | CNN Amanpour |

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by Oui (Oui) on Sun Apr 14th, 2024 at 07:59:12 AM EST

Israel Hails 'Success' in Blocking Iran's Unprecedented Attack. Biden Now Seeks Diplomatic Response | U.S. News Report |

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by Oui (Oui) on Sun Apr 14th, 2024 at 10:22:34 AM EST
Tehran hit Israeli air base in Negev -- Iran media | TRT World |

Iran's retaliatory drone and missile attack on Israel dealt "heavy blows" to an air base in the Negev desert, state media reported.

"The most important Israeli air base in the Negev was the successful target of the Kheibar missile," the official IRNA news agency said, adding that "images and data indicate that the base sustained heavy blows."



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