Europe is beginning to tire of Israel
- Zeev Sternhell זאב שטרנהל
Only when Israelis begin to feel that they are no longer welcomed in Europe as equals because of the occupation will it become the main election issue
Not only Breaking the Silence and B’Tselem, but all human rights groups, should be grateful ...
The Palestinian hunger strike continues as Trump prepares for his Israel visit
- Vijay Prashad
The ugly face of the occupation is on display as 1,500 prisoners refuse to eat.
Today, over 1,000 Palestinian political prisoners entered the 25th day of their hunger strike. Mahatma Gandhi’s longest hunger strike went on for 21 days. Bobby ...
Memory Loss in the Garden of Violence
How USAmericans Remember (and Forget) Their Wars
- John W. Dower
[Note for TomDispatch Readers: I have a special offer for you today. John Dower has agreed to sign and personalize copies of his magnificent new Dispatch Book, The Violent American Century: War and Terror Since World War Two, for any TD ...
Emmanuel Clinton and the revolt of the elites
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
So in the end the West was saved by the election of Emmanuel Macron as President of France: relief in Brussels, a buoyant eurozone, rallies in Asian markets.
Outgoing French President Francois Hollande (R) looks at President-elect Emmanuel Macron ...
A Document of General Principles and Policies
- Hamas حماس
In the Name of Allah Most Gracious Most Merciful
Praise be to Allah, the Lord of all worlds. May the peace and blessings of Allah be upon Muhammad, the Master of Messengers and the Leader of the mujahidin, and upon his household and all his companions. ...
Why I’m keeping my child home from kindergarten in Israel on Holocaust Day
- Anonymous Anonyme مجهول Anónimo Anonym Ανώνυμος بی امضاء
I. is the initial of a Norwegian citizen living in Israel. I. posted this among friends on social media and allowed us to publish it. –Editors Mondoweiss
Sunday (April 23) marked the start of Yom HaShoah or Holocaust Day in Israel. ...
How Zionist terrorism determined Palestine’s fate
Book Review of State of Terror, by Thomas Suárez
- Rod Such
Israel’s propaganda playbook attempts to reframe the Palestinian liberation struggle as a question of terror, not territory. Thanks to a dutiful media, this effort to portray Palestinians as terrorists has had significant traction among some demographics. ...
Marwan Barghouti's son: 'My father is a terrorist exactly like Nelson Mandela'
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
Aarab Barghouti, 26, is the son of Marwan Barghouti, the jailed Fatah activist who is leading a Palestinian hunger strike in Israeli prisons. He is convinced the Israelis will never have another partner for peace like his father
Marwan Barghouti with ...
Venezuela 2017: One day, and several threats, at a time
- Supriyo Chatterjee সুপ্রিয় চট্টোপাধ্যায়
The Venezuelan revolution has aged prematurely in the four years since Hugo Chavez’s death in March 2013. The cheerfulness of the Venezuelan people has given way to a more brooding mood on the streets. In the divergence of opinion on who or what ...
Times of change for French politics
- Jacques Sapir Жак Сапир
The first round of the French Presidential election results are quite surprising. We have seen Mrs Le Pen and M. Macron for the second round of this election. But two other candidates, M. Fillon (for the centre-right) and M Mélenchon (for the ...