At the end of July, The Hollywood Reporter relayed that actors Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz, among others, signed an open letter denouncing Israel’s war against Hamas in the Gaza strip as “genocide.” Now that same publication is reporting...Show More Summary
The New Yorker's Connie Bruck tackles the question of whether the powerful pro-Israel lobby group AIPAC (American Israel Public Affairs Committee) is losing influence among American Jews. She frames the issue as if AIPAC is siding "with...Show More Summary
Hamas in Gaza has suffered some fatal blows at the hands of the superior fighting force of Israel after it declared war on the Jewish State in July. Most recently Israel stepped things up a level when they reportedly killed Mohammed Deif, a top Hamas militant, in his home along with his wife, son and
In a marker of both its moral bankruptcy and its weakened position, Hamas spent Friday publicly executing some 18 Gazans who it said had collaborated with Israel.
Hamas officials publicly executed seven to eleven suspected Israeli spies in Gaza today. Photos show the public execution of 7 suspected collaborators for #Israel in #Gaza city. Pics by reuters pic.twitter.com/6WQA3HFTO9 — Hazem Balousha (@iHaZeMi) August 22, 2014 The Hamas … Continue reading ?
File photo of masked members of the Islamist Hamas movement demonstrating against Israel in Gaza City on Oct. 25, 2009. Photo by Mahmud Hams/AFP/Getty Images Gunmen wearing masks and Hamas uniforms publicly executed 18 Palestinians suspected...Show More Summary
Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip publicly executed 11 men suspected of collaborating with Israel, a Hamas-affiliated radio station reported Friday. The reported killings were in apparent retribution for an Israeli airstrike that killed three top Hamas military commanders on Thursday. Show More Summary
A Peace Index poll reported Tuesday in The Jerusalem Post found that a majority of Israeli Jews think Israel should continue to fight in Gaza until Hamas surrenders. The poll also revealed big divisions of opinion between Israeli Arabs and Jews about the Gaza war and negotiations to end it. Show More Summary
Egypt’s Mohamed Aboutrika has publicly turned down an invitation from the Vatican to play in a peace match. According to the Al Arabiya news agency, Aboutrika is refusing to play in the match as Israeli star Yossi Benayoun is set to feature. Aboutrika made his announcement on Twitter, publishing his the letter of invitation sent by the Vatican. The Egyptian […]
Possibly overplaying Israel's hand as to Obama when it comes to Congressional and public support.
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Haneen Zoabi, a Palestinian member of the Israeli knesset, is under investigation for alleged incitement against police. The investigation is a result of jingoistic and fascistic mood in Israel, she says, and investigators are ignoring racist incitements to war crimes by Israeli Jewish politicians
South Africa's ex-President Thabo Mbeki has called for a boycott of Israeli goods to show solidarity with Palestinians. The public should mobilise against Israel so that it "does pay a price for the position that it is taking", Mr Mbeki said in the capital, Pretoria. Show More Summary
Commentary by Noah Beck – When observers describe or denounce Israeli military actions as “disproportionate,” they glibly assume sweeping legal conclusions without the necessary proof or analysis. But a dispassionate review of the evidence indicates that it is Hamas, and not Israel, that has committed war crimes. Hamas’ indiscriminate rocket and missile attacks – which
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By Aimee Shalan and Samer Abdelnour By Al-Shabaka Al-Shabaka is an independent non-profit organization whose mission is to educate and foster public debate on Palestinian human rights and self-determination within the framework…
Gaza, in better times I have been doing my best not to think too much about Gaza, not only publicly but for myself. I can no longer avoid pondering all the uncomfortable thoughts Israel's bombing of Gaza is bringing home to me. Of one...Show More Summary
Speaking publicly for the first time since a 72-hour truce began on Tuesday between Israel and Hamas (which so far appears to be holding), Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country "deeply regrets every civilian casualty" in Gaza, but that Israel's actions over the past four weeks have been justified. Show More Summary
Speaking publicly for the first time since a 72-hour truce began on Tuesday between Israel and Hamas (which so far appears to be holding), Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country "deeply regrets every civilian casualty," in Gaza, but that Israel's actions over the past four weeks have been justified. Show More Summary
Public support for Israel is becoming partisan. In a way, that's not a surprise. Everything is becoming partisan these days. What makes Israel different is that you don't see any partisan split in Washington. Last week, the Senate voted unanimously in favor of an emergency spending measure for Israel's missile defense system. Show More Summary