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Israel's Tourism Triumph - Part I of IV: The Air Bridge

Israel's Tourism Triumph - Part I of IV: The Air Bridge

By Edwin Black. The virulently anti-Israel movement known as Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions—BDS—is roiling through campuses, overflowing into city councils, encroaching into corporate boardrooms, and now chomping at the essence of Israel’s special niche in the world: its travel and tourism industry. Everywher ... Continue reading

Israel's Tourism Triumph - Part IV of IV: The Lure Below

Israel's Tourism Triumph - Part IV of IV: The Lure Below

By Edwin Black. When the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement [BDS] mounted a campaign against Israel, it targeted more than Israel’s economy, including tourism—which has nonetheless flourished beyond any expectation. The “D” in BDS stands for divestment, but the movement also strives to delegitimize. ... Continue reading

Israel's Tourism Triumph - Part III of IV: The Crazy Restaurant Scene

Israel's Tourism Triumph - Part III of IV: The Crazy Restaurant Scene

By Edwin Black. Israel’s adversaries in the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement [BDS] thought they could starve Israel through economic warfare that included even its food sector. ... Continue reading

Israel's Tourism Triumph - Part II of IV: Luxury Hotels Beckon

Israel's Tourism Triumph - Part II of IV: Luxury Hotels Beckon

By Edwin Black. The Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement [BDS] has taken particular aim at Israel’s tourism industry. Tourism accounts for about 11 percent of global GDP and 350 million jobs worldwide—more than ten percent of employment on the planet. ... Continue reading

Nat'l Police Week is here and America's Car Museum is showcasing a fully restored Patrol Car

Nat'l Police Week is here and America's Car Museum is showcasing a fully restored Patrol Car

Seattle Police Museum Logo.jpg    ACM - Logo.png Seattle Metropolitan Police Museum to Unveil Restored 1949 Police Car for 2019 National Police Week at America’s Car Museum The authentic Ford Washington State Patrol car underwent a 5-year frame-off restoration Contact: PCG – Eric Pylvanainen (42 ... Continue reading

Israeli Company Promises 5 Minute Charge EV Batteries

Israeli Company Promises 5 Minute Charge EV Batteries

Pure electric vehicles (EVs) run on electricity only. They are propelled by one or more electric motors powered by rechargeable battery packs which include hundreds to thousands of battery cells. ... Continue reading

World premiere: First cab-less and autonomous, fully electric truck in commercial operations on public road

World premiere: First cab-less and autonomous, fully electric truck in commercial operations on public road

15th May was a historic occasion. The first cab-less, electric truck – Einride’s T-pod – drove on a public road. ... Continue reading

Nutson Automotive News Wrap-up Week Ending May 18, 2019

Nutson Automotive News Wrap-up Week Ending May 18, 2019

Chinese Auto Sales 向下, Amsterdam "Smoking" ok Diesel and Gas Vehicles Not; Swedish Robot Trucks; Ride Hailing Increases Traffic In Cities; Tariffs; (Very)Hot Tesla's; ICE Smarts Buh-Bye; Volvo Battery Deal; Mercedes Formula 1 Batting 1000 ... Continue reading

2019 Volvo XC60 T8 E-AWD R-Design Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2019 Volvo XC60 T8 E-AWD R-Design Review by David Colman +VIDEO

The XC60 sports utility is Volvo's mid-size SUV, lying halfway between the smaller XC40 and the larger XC90 in both size and price. The XC40 and XC60 carry 5 passengers, while the XC90 transports 7. ... Continue reading

2019 Mazda3 Hatchback Premium Package AWD by David Colman

2019 Mazda3 Hatchback Premium Package AWD by David Colman

The fit and finish of the Mazda's cockpit exceed expectations for a vehicle in this modest price range. The pleasingly business like layout of the dash, as well as the premium choice of materials for seats and door panels conspire to make this hatchback feel more expensive than it actually is. We especially enjoyed our ... Continue reading

The Hypocrisy of Big Oil and API

The Hypocrisy of Big Oil and API

ALERT: Prepare For A Shocking Information Discovery ... Continue reading

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