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Palestine Faces Genocide – Israel Deserves Its Pariah Status

    Palestine Faces Genocide – Israel Deserves Its Pariah Status

Opinion — Zionist fulminations against the evocative A-word will now have to contend with the ignoble G-word. That Israel is an Apartheid entity is now indisputable, with international institutions and academics declaring it to be a crime against humanity. To this must now be added the increasingly obvious fact that the Palestinians are facing Genocide…

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Israeli Drones Tear-Gas Gaza Protesters in Latest Unmanned Weapons ‘Experiment’

    Israeli Drones Tear-Gas Gaza Protesters in Latest Unmanned Weapons ‘Experiment’

GAZA STRIP, PALESTINE — In a frightening development, Israeli occupying forces have deployed a new unmanned aerial system in the Gaza Strip that drops tear gas canisters from above, according to video footage obtained by Lebanon’s al-Mayadeen news. The event, described by officials as an “experiment,” is the first recorded incident of weaponized crowd-control UAVs…

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Investigation Into Mexican Government Surveillance With Israeli Software Hits Roadblock

    Investigation Into Mexican Government Surveillance With Israeli Software Hits Roadblock

Since at least 2013, there has been evidence that the Mexican government possesses sophisticated surveillance technology. But it was not until 2016, with the case dubbed #GobiernoEspía (#SpyGovernment), that Mexico found itself in an uproar over government surveillance at both the national and international levels. The case was made public in the middle of 2016 thanks to the investigation,…

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The Artwork of Palestinian Cartoonist Mohammad Sabaaneh

    The Artwork of Palestinian Cartoonist Mohammad Sabaaneh

RAMALLAH, PALESTINE — Mohammad Sabaaneh’s incisive artwork has earned him a barrage of antagonism from Israel and Palestinian political factions. In February 2013, he was issued an administrative detention order by Israel and jailed for five months for alleged association with Hamas through his artwork. Some of his cartoons were published in a book written…

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Al-Jazeera’s Film on the Israel Lobby Throws Unwelcome Spotlight on the Network

  Al-Jazeera’s Film on the Israel Lobby Throws Unwelcome Spotlight on the Network

Journalists are often told never to be the story themselves; “Tell the story, but never be part of the story” is the general advice. Al-Jazeera’s journalists and the network itself, however, have for years been at the centre of the story. On International Women’s Day, for example, the UN Women for Peace Association (UNWFPA) awarded Al-Jazeera Media Network its…

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US Commander: ‘US Troops Prepared to Die for Israel’ in War against Syria, Hezbollah

  US Commander: ‘US Troops Prepared to Die for Israel’ in War against Syria, Hezbollah

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL – Last Sunday, the largest joint military exercise between the United States and Israel began with little fanfare. The war game, dubbed “Operation Juniper Cobra,” has been a regular occurrence for years, though it has consistently grown in size and scope. Now, however, this year’s 12-day exercise brings a portent of conflict unlike those…

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Arizona State University Asks Palestinian Academic to Sign Contract Not to Criticize Israel

  Arizona State University Asks Palestinian Academic to Sign Contract Not to Criticize Israel

Arizona State University is reported to have asked Palestinian academic Hatem Bazian to sign a contract in which he pledges not to criticise Israel at an event organized by the Muslim Students’ Association next month. Chair of American Muslims for Palestine and lecturer at the University of California at Berkeley, Bazian said Arizona State University…

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The Youth in Palestine Must Break Free from Dual Oppression

  The Youth in Palestine Must Break Free from Dual Oppression

As global voices continue to demand the freedom of 17-year-old teenage Palestinian girl, Ahed Tamimi, Israeli authorities have arrested nine additional members of her family. Those who were detained on February 26 include Ahed’s 15-year-old cousin, Mohammed Tamimi. Israeli troops had shot Mohammed in the head last December, shattering his skull. The teenager, who is…

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What the Media Won’t Tell You About the US’ True Intentions in Syria

  What the Media Won’t Tell You About the US’ True Intentions in Syria

Just days ago, Israel openly voiced its frustrations with the United States for not taking a stronger role in countering Iran’s growing influence in neighboring Syria, a red line for Israel that has them planning to assault Syria’s sovereignty in order to defend its interests. “It is convenient for the Americans to let us be their proxy against Iran…

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How I Became an Anti-Israel Jew

  How I Became an Anti-Israel Jew

Bear with me. This is very difficult to write, but write it I must, however much the putting of words on paper intensifies the pain. When I was a small girl on a street corner in Budapest, watching a convoy of camp inmates being returned, I cried. No, not tears. By then I had learned…

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