Palestine Liberation Requires National Unity, Democratic Representation & International Solidarity

By Ramzy Baroud, -

Those who are still hoping that the new American agenda on Palestine and Israel is temporary, or reversible, should abandon this false hope. Washington’s complete adoption of Israel’s messianic, [...]

“Go Forth And Lie” Israel Rolls Out Mandatory Course For Students Travelling Abroad

By Miko Peled, -

Adalah, the Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel, recently demanded that the Israeli Education Ministry halt an online course that was designed to prepare young Israelis traveling [...]

How Do You Celebrate A Flawed Nation?

By Jill Richardson, -

As the Fourth of July rolls around, I think plenty of us are eager for barbecues, corn on the cob, watermelon, and fireworks, but our feelings about our country are somewhat more complicated. How [...]

World Refugee Day: Palestinians Keep Their Right Of Return Alive Through Hope, Resistance

By Ramzy Baroud, -

The United Nations’ World Refugee Day, observed annually on June 20, should not merely represent a reminder of “the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who are forced [...]

Anti-Occupation Coalition Grows Stronger In The Face Of Israeli Military Violence

By Rafi Ellenson, -

When diaspora Jews and those living in Israel join with Palestinians, they forge a more powerful and just movement to end the occupation. I watched the Israeli Defense Forces throw several stun [...]

Facing The Facts: Israel Cannot Escape ICC Jurisdiction

By Ramzy Baroud, -

The Chief Military Advocate General of the Israeli army, Sharon Afek, and the US Department of Defense General Counsel, Paul Ney, shared a platform at the ‘International Conference on the Law of [...]

Activists In Germany Disrupt Israeli Intelligence Officer

By Riri Hylton, -

Israeli Major Arye Sharuz Shalicar was promoting his new book The New German Anti-Semite at a high school in Aurich in northwest Germany, on 17 May, when two activists, one German and one [...]

Parallels In Black And Palestinian Struggles

By Staff, -

Johnny E. Williams specializes in social movements, political sociology, cultural sociology, racism, science and religion. Professor Williams’ primary area of research investigates how culture [...]

View The Frontline Documentary On Gaza That PBS Pulled

By Alison Weir, -

Recently, hundreds of PBS stations around the United States were scheduled to broadcast a powerful new Frontline documentary: One Day in Gaza. But viewers tuning in found that it had been [...]

Israel Escalates Deadly Attacks In Gaza

By Tamara Nassar, -

Israel’s bombardment of the occupied Gaza Strip entered its third day on Sunday. By late evening on Sunday, Israeli strikes had killed 19 Palestinians that day, bringing the toll to at least 27 [...]

Notre Dame Of Gaza: Our Mosques And Churches Are Also Burning

By Ramzy Baroud, -

As the 300-foot spire of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris tragically came tumbling down on live television, my thoughts ventured to Nuseirat Refugee Camp, my childhood home in the Gaza Strip. [...]

Jewish Activists Arrested Protesting Birthright In Midtown

By Brendan Krisel, -

MIDTOWN MANHATTAN, NY — Jewish activists protesting Birthright Israel, the organization that sponsors free trips for people with Jewish heritage to Israel, were arrested during a Friday morning [...]

Israelis Protest In Tel Aviv For The Right Of Return And In Solidarity With The Great March Of Return

By Staff, -

In a historic first, around 300 Israelis protested in Tel Aviv for the right of return and in solidarity with the Great March of Return against the siege of Gaza. In response to a request from [...]

Gaza March Of Return Architect Abu Artema Celebrates Its First-Year Anniversary

By Miko Peled, -

“Why would we die here in silence? We want our message to reach the world. We want to say to the world ‘here there is a people. A people searching for a life of dignity, human rights and [...]

Puerto Rico’s Demand For Independence More Alive Than Ever

By Nuria Barbosa León, -

Puerto Rico’s demand for independence was reaffirmed by the patriot Oscar López Rivera recently, insisting that this is the inalterable demand of the island’s people. In statements to Granma [...]