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Left praises postponement of KKL vote on land acquisition in Judea and Samaria

Left praises postponement of KKL vote on land acquisition in Judea and Samaria

Peace Now: 'We will not allow settler activists jeopardize the Zionist vision.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2021 14:52
Min. Biton: No to regulating all Young Settlements

Min. Biton: No to regulating all Young Settlements

Blue and White Minister tells Peace Now only communities not built on private land should be regulated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2020 19:38
Peace Now protests Pompeo Samaria visit

Peace Now protests Pompeo Samaria visit

"Pompeo is here in an attempt to normalize the settlements. He won’t succeed. Just as the Trump plan failed, this will fail too."Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2020 12:56
Peace Now reacts to Biden news: 'Israel survived annexation insanity'

Peace Now reacts to Biden news: 'Israel survived annexation insanity'

Peace Now: 'Construction rampage in the settlements must be stopped immediately.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2020 19:24
Peace Now furious at 'record construction' in Judea and Samaria

Peace Now furious at 'record construction' in Judea and Samaria

Left-wing organization criticizes current unity government for approving 'dangerous' construction in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2020 15:37
Rabin’s words and AOC

Rabin’s words and AOC

AOC cancelled her appearance at a Peace Now memorial for Rabin because of what he said. She should have read the rest of his work. Op-edDavid Singer, 09/10/2020 14:00
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez drops out of Rabin memorial event

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez drops out of Rabin memorial event

Democratic congresswoman cancels plans to participate in Peace Now event marking 25th anniversary of assassination of Yitzhak RabinArutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2020 19:45
Peace Now: Stop construction in strategic Jerusalem neighborhood

Peace Now: Stop construction in strategic Jerusalem neighborhood

Peace Now is demanding that Gantz and Ashkenazi block construction of 1,077 housing units in the Givat Hamatos neighborhood of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2020 17:42
Peace Now sets up fake 'murder scene' in Jerusalem

Peace Now sets up fake 'murder scene' in Jerusalem

Leftist organization sets up false 'murder scene' in Jerusalem, blasting 'right-wing incitement.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/08/2020 21:15
1,300 housing units to be approved in Judea and Samaria Wednesday

1,300 housing units to be approved in Judea and Samaria Wednesday

16 building plans throughout Judea and Samaria set to be approved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2020 15:40
1,936 new housing units approved in Judea and Samaria

1,936 new housing units approved in Judea and Samaria

Supreme Planning Council approves building plans in Judea and Samaria. Peace Now: 'Harmful and unnecessary construction.'Mordechai Sones, 06/01/2020 19:11
Peace Now praises EU court ruling on 'settlement' labeling

Peace Now praises EU court ruling on 'settlement' labeling

"Europe stated clearly that it's proper to separate between legitimate and sovereign Israel inside the Green Line and occupied territories."Tal Polon, 12/11/2019 13:16
Peace Now's sign moved to its proper place

Peace Now's sign moved to its proper place

Leftists hung a sign reading "illegal outpost" at entrance to a Jewish community. The sign was moved to the entrance to Khan Al Ahmar.Orli Harari, 08/08/2019 05:03
'Peace Now' professor:  'May lightning strike down IDF soldiers'

'Peace Now' professor: 'May lightning strike down IDF soldiers'

Hebrew U prof. calls IDF soldiers 'Jewish terrorists,' hopes 'lightning strikes them down.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2019 14:52
From Peace Now to Barak's new party

From Peace Now to Barak's new party

Former director general of Peace Now officially joins Ehud Barak’s new party.Orli Harari, 15/07/2019 05:31
Peace Now activists protest event featuring top US envoys

Peace Now activists protest event featuring top US envoys

Far-left activists clash with police while protesting against US diplomats David Friedman and Jason Greenblatt at east Jerusalem event.Hezki Baruch, 30/06/2019 17:21
Peace Now members to protest against US Amb. David Friedman

Peace Now members to protest against US Amb. David Friedman

Peace Now is protesting the inauguration ceremony of a tunnel in east Jerusalem. 'This is a trampling of Jerusalem.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2019 23:19
Palestinian Authority fumes over Friedman's statements

Palestinian Authority fumes over Friedman's statements

PA officials, left-wing leaders, say US should not help 'extremists,' Pres. Trump should tell Amb. Friedman to 'pack his bags.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2019 22:08
Report: Settlement construction and spending on the rise

Report: Settlement construction and spending on the rise

Israel building up 'isolated' settlements east of security fence, report finds. Spending on settlements surged following Trump's election.David Rosenberg, 14/05/2019 14:35
Ex-Peace Now leader condemns Beresheet project

Ex-Peace Now leader condemns Beresheet project

Former Peace Now Secretary General Yariv Oppenheimer says attempted moon-landing has no scientific purpose, all about 'ego.'Gary Willig, 15/04/2019 21:52
Settler leaders urge voters to back nationalist parties

Settler leaders urge voters to back nationalist parties

Yesha Council responds to Peace Now report, says Judea, Samaria, investments good but 'not enough.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2019 13:50
'Likud implements a Peace Now policy'

'Likud implements a Peace Now policy'

Knesset candidate Yoaz Hendel: There will be no freeze in the settlement blocs, there will be normal life outside the blocs.Ido Ben Porat, 28/03/2019 03:38
Peace Now: Netanyahu at pains to bring in the 'Kahanists'

Peace Now: Netanyahu at pains to bring in the 'Kahanists'

Radical leftist group slams prime minister's attempts to unite the small right-wing parties. "It's sad."Ido Ben Porat, 12/02/2019 08:59
Will Peace Now's Yariv Oppenheimer be in the next Knesset?

Will Peace Now's Yariv Oppenheimer be in the next Knesset?

Former Peace Now chief running for spot on far-left Meretz party's Knesset list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2018 08:13
Peace Now announces conference on 'legal changes in West Bank'

Peace Now announces conference on 'legal changes in West Bank'

Leftist group says legal system's approach to Judea and Samaria has changed since Shaked took office. Shaked: 'Kudos greatly appreciated.'Uzi Baruch, 19/12/2018 20:44
Liberman says he didn't mean to call IDF leadership leftists

Liberman says he didn't mean to call IDF leadership leftists

Former defense minister says his remarks comparing IDF General Staff to Peace Now were distorted, says Israel weak vis a vis Hamas.Tzvi Lev, 08/12/2018 20:02
'Likud Youth' leader booted for meeting with Abbas

'Likud Youth' leader booted for meeting with Abbas

Deputy head of Likud youth movement dismissed for participating in meeting with PA chairman organized by Peace Now.Hezki Baruch, 03/09/2018 12:46
Zahalka bashes Abbas for saying he sees eye-to-eye with Shin Bet

Zahalka bashes Abbas for saying he sees eye-to-eye with Shin Bet

Arab-Israeli MK says it's a 'mortal blow' for Abbas to say that he 'agrees with Shin Bet leader 99% of the time.'Tzvi Lev, 03/09/2018 11:10
Trump offered Palestinian-Jordanian 'confederation'

Trump offered Palestinian-Jordanian 'confederation'

PA chief US team preparing Mideast peace plan offered him 'confederation' between PA-Jordan. 'Only if Israel included', Abbas replied.David Rosenberg, 02/09/2018 15:19
Israeli Arab students: 'There is no racism at Ariel University'

Israeli Arab students: 'There is no racism at Ariel University'

Despite the uproar over the new medical school at Samaria's Ariel University, Israeli Arab students say that the university feels like home.Tzvi Lev, 20/08/2018 15:24
Bennett: Peace Now? More like 'Liars Now'

Bennett: Peace Now? More like 'Liars Now'

Education Minister Naftali Bennett hits back after Peace Now alleges that Arabs are barred from studying at Ariel University.Tzvi Lev, 20/08/2018 14:25
Liberman floating leftward?

Liberman floating leftward?

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on unified front with Meretz and Peace Now against Minister Naftali Bennett.Mordechai Sones, 15/08/2018 09:57
Youths ditch Birthright trip, visit Arab family facing eviction

Youths ditch Birthright trip, visit Arab family facing eviction

Left-wing Birthright participants make second public walk-out from free trip to Israel, join left-wing group's visit to Arab squatters.JTA, 15/07/2018 19:50
Peace Now appoints new director-general

Peace Now appoints new director-general

Leftist activist Shaked Morag, formerly acting secretary-general of Meretz, appointed director-general of leftist organization.Ben Ariel, 28/06/2018 05:43
Peace Now enraged over 'Bennett Regime'

Peace Now enraged over 'Bennett Regime'

Left furious at Finance Committee decision to transfer NIS 61 million for Judea and Samaria communities.Mordechai Sones, 02/05/2018 18:37
Leftists support Natalie Portman

Leftists support Natalie Portman

Peace Now backs Israeli-American actress who refused to come to Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 23/04/2018 04:35
Former 'Peace Now' leader egged in Tel Aviv

Former 'Peace Now' leader egged in Tel Aviv

Yariv Oppenheimer, who represented far-left Peace Now organization, egged while bicycling down Tel Aviv street.David Rosenberg, 16/04/2018 08:38
Surge in Judea and Samaria building permits in 2017

Surge in Judea and Samaria building permits in 2017

Five new communities, 2,783 new housing units, and 6,742 housing permits for Judea and Samaria during Trump's first year in office.David Rosenberg, 26/03/2018 11:13
Martial versus Democratic diplomacy

Martial versus Democratic diplomacy

The basic difference: Martial diplomacy regards negotiation between adversary states as a form of warfare by other means, democratic diplomacy regards negotiation between adversaries as a means of conciliation leading to lasting agreement and peace.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 13/03/2018 08:22
Watch: Sovereignty - checkmate!

Watch: Sovereignty - checkmate!

A history of the political chess game between left and right in Israel, and how the sovereignty movement aims to end the stalemate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2018 09:24
Left panics after Havat Gilad recognized

Left panics after Havat Gilad recognized

Hagit Ofran of Peace Now says government decision to recognize Havat Gilad is a significant, serious, dramatic and important decision.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/02/2018 03:44
Traitors or Patriots?

Traitors or Patriots?

Today there are Jews in Israel and abroad who collaborate with our most vicious enemies against Israel, always claiming that their passionate, even desperate, love for Israel impels them to take a brave stand against Israeli policies... Daniel Pinner, 25/01/2018 07:06
Meretz MK says he is willing to be part of Jewish Home-led gov't

Meretz MK says he is willing to be part of Jewish Home-led gov't

'I'm willing to sit in any governmant that agrees on splitting the wealth and splitting the land.'Tzvi Lev, 18/01/2018 11:20
Peace Now CEO resigns in bid for Meretz director position

Peace Now CEO resigns in bid for Meretz director position

Peace Now CEO Avi Buskila resigns, is expected to announce his candidacy for Meretz party. 'Uri Ariel is the epitome of evil.'Tzvi Lev, 14/01/2018 18:16
Humpty Dumpty and the new words

Humpty Dumpty and the new words

The twisting of words like "peace" and "martyrdom" and "truth" have made them into deformed shadows of their real meanings. Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 13/01/2018 18:57
Likud's 'new leadership'

Likud's 'new leadership'

'Peace Now' activists adorn Likud headquarters in Tel Aviv with sign of protest: 'Bennett and Smotrich have taken control of Likud.'Yoni Kempinski, 04/01/2018 09:43
Over $11 million for Judea and Samaria

Over $11 million for Judea and Samaria

Government approves funds to improve security in Judea and Samaria.Nitsan Keidar, 27/12/2017 15:34
Peace Now blasts Likud Central Committee

Peace Now blasts Likud Central Committee

Leftist organization criticizes Likud Central Committee's plan to vote on applying sovereignty in Judea and Samaria.Reut Hadar, 27/12/2017 00:05
Plans for new Samarian city leaves left fuming

Plans for new Samarian city leaves left fuming

Left-wing figures fume after Interior Ministry announces plans for new city in SamariaTzvi Lev, 01/12/2017 08:46
Samaria town recognized - 26 years after its establishment

Samaria town recognized - 26 years after its establishment

Families in Rehelim will finally be permitted to build permanent homes to replace caravans placed there 26 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2017 16:02
The Left doesn't assassinate - because it doesn't have to

The Left doesn't assassinate - because it doesn't have to

Peace Now is correct: There are more assassins on the Right than the Left. Why should leftists murder, when Arabs do it for them? Opinion.Gil Ronen, 08/11/2017 22:16
Ceremonial storm: Peace Now against Minister Levin

Ceremonial storm: Peace Now against Minister Levin

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin says judges seem to be in leftist Meretz Party's employ. Peace Now response: 'Levin is insolent.'Mordechai Sones, 26/09/2017 20:08
Peace Now against Gush Etzion celebrations

Peace Now against Gush Etzion celebrations

Leftist movement appeals to opposition members to refrain from attending government event marking 50 years of Gush settlement.Mordechai Sones, 25/09/2017 22:24
 INTO THE FRAY: Neo-unilateralism – Futile, fatal folly

INTO THE FRAY: Neo-unilateralism – Futile, fatal folly

New calls for unilateral withdrawal are both pernicious—because of the calamitous consequences it will precipitate—and puerile—because of the naïve hope that it will not.Dr. Martin Sherman, 18/08/2017 08:43
Peace Now: 34% rise in Jewish building in Judea, Samaria

Peace Now: 34% rise in Jewish building in Judea, Samaria

Extreme left organization slams government for 'rise in building in Judea and Samaria,' ignores the fact that it was planned 10 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2017 10:34
Peace Now blasts singer for performing in Hevron

Peace Now blasts singer for performing in Hevron

Leftist organization criticizes singer-songwriter Rami Kleinstein, who is due to hold a concert near the Cave of the Patriarchs.Ben Ariel, 19/05/2017 03:38
Jewish do-gooders: Naivete is worse than ignorance

Jewish do-gooders: Naivete is worse than ignorance

Believing in the possibility of Utopia on earth when bombs are going off in marketplaces is worse than ignorance.Rabbi Berel Wein, 08/05/2017 11:40