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“Jerusalem Is Not Disneyland”– Despite serious objections, cable car crisscrossing Historic Basin forges ahead

UPDATED | Jerusalem cable car project passes over objections from many quarters Political interests drive tourism plan that would blight historic city’s skyline and bypass Palestinians by JONATHAN COOK /  13 May 2019 A proposed cable car project through occupied … Continue reading

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An Archaeological Turf War in the City of David

~OR~  Trouble in Paradise? ~OR~  She said, They said… Today’s Haaretz newspaper carries a story about a dispute that has arisen between archaeologist Eilat Mazar and Elad, the right-wing settler organization who years ago was given total control over the City of … Continue reading

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