After the death of an Arab toddler in an arson attack, Israel's Shin Bet arrests the leader of a Jewish extremist group terrorizing the West Bank.
It’s tempting to treat last week’s tragic murder of 18-month-old Ali Dawabsheh, burned alive in his bed as the result of a firebomb thrown by suspected Jewish settlers, as somehow separate from the occupation through which Israel has ruled the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and Gaza since 1967. Show More Summary
On Sunday afternoon, a woman holding pictures of dead Palestinians confronted Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) about America's policy toward Israel. Would a President Sanders make the United States into an arbiter of peace? His answer -- slightly muffled in this video by the many fans set up to cool the room -- went over very […]
The existence of Jewish terror cells capable of carrying out deadly terror attacks and seeking to topple Israel's government have been well-known to the country's intelligence service for years. Yet in the wake of an arson attack that...Show More Summary
Pharrell Williams will face protests during his South African tour next months from a pro-Palestinian group that opposes his partnership with Woolworths, a major retailer in the country that has trade ties with Israel, Reuters reports. The South African branch of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israel (BDS) — a movement opposed to the...
Via the Jerusalem Post: Thousands attended the Monday night funeral of 16-year-old Shira Banki, who died on Sunday after being stabbed at last week’s Gay Pride Parade in Jerusalem. Banki, a high school student from Jerusalem, was buried at Kibbutz Nahshon cemetery, near Beit Shemesh. Show More Summary
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who holds just a one-seat majority in parliament, warned ministers on Tuesday that his government would collapse if they did not put a stop to their demands and rally behind his 2015-16 budget.
Bernie Sanders's answers on Israel/Palestine are in the liberal mainstream, but the left has moved on to boycott, the Washington Post observes, and Sanders may get exposed politically to his Democratic progressive base
"There are too many places across America where citizens are denied the right to be heard at the ballot box," says Rep. Pete Aguilar. So why's he going to Israel and the West Bank for six days at the behest of AIPAC?
The burning to death of two Palestinian children over the past year by Israeli settlers is symptomatic of a larger violation of international law, established and maintained by Israel without limits: the Israeli settlement enterprise in the Occupied Palestinian Territory. Show More Summary
On August 3, 2015, a group of Israeli army vehicles and several Israeli Civil Administration representatives distributed seven demolition orders to the Bedouin community of Jabal al-Baba, which is located between East Jerusalem and the expansive Ma’ale Adumim settlement and at the heart of Israeli authorities’ E1 settlement plan. Show More Summary
Former Undersecretary of Defense for Policy Eric Edelman said that the US must expand its regional military presence to reassure Israel and the Gulf States and to deter Iran.
Israel said Tuesday it was interrogating the suspected head of a Jewish extremist group in the first arrest of an Israeli suspect following last week's arson attack in the West Bank that killed a Palestinian toddler and wounded his brother and parents.
IT’S CALLED THE AUDACITY OF HOPE: Iran publishes book on how to outwit US and destroy Israel.
Early on Friday morning, two masked men entered Duma, a Palestinian village in the West Bank, where they smashed the windows of two houses, threw firebombs inside, and fled. One house was empty; the other wasn’t. Ali Dawabsheh, an eighteen-month-old baby, died. Show More Summary
Israel Nash and his band return from the Texas Hill Country with the new album Israel Nash’s Silver Season to be released October 9th, 2015 via Loose/Thirty Tigers. Today, Nash shares “Strangers” off the upcoming record, streaming on Flood Magazine. Show More Summary
Arrest of right-wing activist Meir Ettinger over "activities in a Jewish extremist organisation" follows hate crimes.
By: Anna Kokko | (Ma’an News Agency) | – – ANATA (Ma’an) — In the northeastern corner of the Palestinian village of Anata, between the separation wall and Israel’s illegal settlement of…
By Celine Hagbard | (IMEMC News ) As Israeli investigators release their findings that a right-wing Jewish terrorist network is gaining power throughout Israel and illegal West Bank settlements, an arrest has…
This is a first exhibition in Israel by R.H. Quaytman (b. 1961), who works in "Chapters," groups of paintings which she views as elements relating to one another like words within a sentence. All the paintings of "???, Chapter 29," were...Show More Summary