Israel – the imperialist outpost in the Middle East

Israel – the imperialist outpost in the Middle East

Zionist expulsions, dispossessions and killings of the indigenous people of Palestine continue right up until this very day. The Nakba then, not only has a continuous, decades-long history, but it has a future for as long as Zionism endures. Annexation has revealed that the notion that there is a spectrum of Zionism (from left to … Continue reading

For Palestinian journalists, violent attacks by occupation forces come with the job

For Palestinian journalists, violent attacks by occupation forces come with the job

Violations against reporters, including physical assaults and arrests, have increased in recent months, especially in occupied Jerusalem “I am frequently asked if I have visited Israel, whereas yet, it is simply assumed that I have. Well, I don’t travel. I really don’t, and if I did, I probably wouldn’t visit Israel. I remember how it … Continue reading

DPR leader: Donbass will never become part of Ukraine again

DPR leader: Donbass will never become part of Ukraine again

White supremacists, anti-Semites, neo–Nazis and religious fundamentalists find inspiration, and support, in Tel Aviv. The Chairman of the People’s Council of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin said that Donbass cannot accept Kiev’s neo-Nazi ideology, and it does not plan to become part of Ukraine again. He made this statement on July 3 in an … Continue reading

Finkelstein: Israel will pretend that illegal annexation is a compromise

Finkelstein: Israel will pretend that illegal annexation is a compromise

“If there were an an Oscar for Best Dramatic Performance by a Nation-State, Israel would win hands down every year,” Finkelstein says. “And so they will manage to turn this illegal annexation, which will enable Israel to appropriate some of the best farmland, agricultural land in the Occupied Territories, that will preclude the possibility of … Continue reading

Even in death, we are held hostage in a frozen medical lab in Israel

Even in death, we are held hostage in a frozen medical lab in Israel

The Greenberg National Institute is complicit in holding the detained dead bodies of killed Palestinians, often dissecting them without the family’s permission. The Institute admits a history of unauthorized removal of organs, bone and tissue from Palestinians’ bodies. And similarly, this is not the first time Israel withholds a murder victim to blackmail their families … Continue reading

Gaza is a one-way ticket

Gaza is a one-way ticket

Hamas participated in the Palestinian legislative elections for the first time in 2006 and won. Therefore, Hamas was “legally and democratically elected” for the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC). These electoral process took place under presence of international observers supplied by the European Union (EU). Last year, [2019] Prime Minister Netanyahu took unprecedented steps to ban … Continue reading

israel’s Military Occupation Must Be Discussed in the Colonial Context

israel’s Military Occupation Must Be Discussed in the Colonial Context

 There were over 450 Palestinian cities and towns that were destroyed and depopulated by Zionist militias between 1948 and 1950, three-quarters of the Palestinian villages inside the areas occupied by Zionist forces. Over 4 million acres of land were expropriated by the Israeli state from Palestinian peasants and landholders; 78 percent of historic Palestine … Continue reading

israel-Firster Eliot Engel Defeated in Congressional Primary

israel-Firster Eliot Engel Defeated in Congressional Primary

Sometimes listening to the morning news on television is a bit like entering into an alternate universe. Last Wednesday, the day after primary elections in New York State, CBS News reported that New York Congressman Eliot Engel was “facing a challenge” from Democratic Party challenger Jamaal Bowman. NBC News reported that Engel was “trailing.” The … Continue reading

When israel Says Jump, US Asks How High

When israel Says Jump, US Asks How High

During Israel’s 2014 onslaught against Gaza, Israel said ‘jump,’ and Obama and Biden jumped… to the tune of a quarter of a billion taxpayer dollars By Alison Weir  President Barack Obama’s Deputy National Security Advisor – and current Biden campaign senior advisor – recently described how Obama and Biden had helped Israel during its 2014 … Continue reading

israel’s defense sales reach $7.2bn

israel’s defense sales reach $7.2bn

The Gaza Strip affords Israel – and iHLS – a competitive advantage over other countries because of the real-time opportunities to test new products year-round. Israel has earned the moniker of “start-up nation” among business elites around the world. Israel’s arms sales reached $7.2 billion in 2019, the Defence Ministry said on Monday. “Despite the … Continue reading