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US Rep. Calls Police on Supporters of Congresswoman Trying to Organize Delegation to West Bank

    US Rep. Calls Police on Supporters of Congresswoman Trying to Organize Delegation to West Bank

WASHINGTON — Representative Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), the first Palestinian American elected to Congress, is encountering roadblocks erected by a senior Democrat and a Republican lawmaker in her bid to bring a congressional delegation to the illegally occupied West Bank. Tlaib’s plans are meant as a rebuke of the tours of Israel sponsored by the American…

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The Times of Israel’s Flawed Attack on the NY Times’ MLK and Palestinian Rights

    The Times of Israel’s Flawed Attack on the NY Times’ MLK and Palestinian Rights

NEW YORK —  Michelle Alexander, a now-famous scholar for her work on race relations and her book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, wrote a New York Times op-ed titled “Time to Break the Silence on Palestine,” calling for public discourse on how Israel oppresses Palestinians.  A significant part of her…

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New Study Finds 50-Year History of Anti-Palestine Bias in Mainstream News Reporting

    New Study Finds 50-Year History of Anti-Palestine Bias in Mainstream News Reporting

A recent media study based on an analysis of 50 years of data found that major U.S. newspapers have provided consistently skewed, pro-Israel reporting on Israel-Palestine. The study, conducted by 416Labs, a Toronto-based consulting and research firm, is the largest of its kind. Using computer analysis, researchers evaluated the headlines of five influential U.S. newspapers: the Chicago Tribune, Los…

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The War on BDS: How Israel’s Agenda Became a US Priority

    The War on BDS: How Israel’s Agenda Became a US Priority

The Israeli-US war declared on the Palestinian boycott movement is coming to a head, culminating in a well-orchestrated effort aimed at suffocating any form of tangible protest of the ongoing Israeli colonization of Palestine. But an Israeli ‘victory’, even with blind US government support, is still too elusive if at all guaranteed. Killing unarmed protesters at the fence…

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Amos Oz Remembered: The Sharp Talons of a Zionist “Dove”

  Amos Oz Remembered: The Sharp Talons of a Zionist “Dove”

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL — The Israeli writer Amos Oz died on December 27, 2018, ten years to the day after the Israeli army began carpet bombing Gaza, murdering countless innocents. Oz referred to this massacre as “understandable and acceptable.” Amos Oz was 79 years old, his books sold millions of copies around the world and…

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Banned: The Smear Campaign Against British-Israeli Peace Activist Gilad Atzmon

  Banned: The Smear Campaign Against British-Israeli Peace Activist Gilad Atzmon

Jazz saxophonist and writer Gilad Atzmon was recently banned from playing at an assembly hall in Islington, a borough of London, by order of the Islington Town Council. This came about as a result of an e-mail from one person – Martin Rankoff – saying nothing more than that if Atzmon was going to be…

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Arguing with Zionists in Public: The Necessity of a Debate that Offends and Appalls

  Arguing with Zionists in Public: The Necessity of a Debate that Offends and Appalls

LONDON —  “I came here hoping to see if the other side had any new arguments, any fresh things to say, but what I found out [is] that this gentleman has trotted out every single cliche the Zionists have in their bag and it is very depressing that this is all you have got.” This short…

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Watch | Israeli Lobby Groups Trying To Get Marc Lamont Hill Fired

  Watch | Israeli Lobby Groups Trying To Get Marc Lamont Hill Fired

 MintPress editor in chief, Mnar A. Muhawesh exposing the groups behind CNN’s firing of Marc Lamont Hill, and the Israel lobby groups trying to get him fired from Temple University. Top Photo | Activist, author, and now former CNN host Marc Lamont Hill gestures during an interview with VladTV. YouTube | VladTV Mnar Muhawesh is founder,…

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The Significance of the US Israel Failure at the UN General Assembly

  The Significance of the US Israel Failure at the UN General Assembly

A US-drafted resolution condemning the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas and other Palestinian factions has failed to get the required majority for adoption by the UN General Assembly. This was despite the US “warning” countries which planned to vote against the proposal. The US and Israel exerted a lot of effort in trying to ensure that the…

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Germany Allocates $62m to Development Projects in Palestine

  Germany Allocates $62m to Development Projects in Palestine

Germany allocated €55 million ($62.5 million) to be dispersed to Palestinian development projects in the occupied West Bank and the besieged Gaza Strip in 2019. Klaus Kramer, the head of division in the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development, told reporters in Ramallah that it was agreed, in coordination with various ministries in the…

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