Tag Archives: palestine

Six-Day War, 50-Year Occupation: What Really Happened in June 1967?

By IMEMC News In the first of an extended three-part interview on the 50th anniversary of the June 1967 Arab-Israeli war, author and scholar Norman Finkelstein debunks the enduring myths surrounding that historic confrontation — myths that have sustained​ the ensuing Israeli ​occupation of Palestinian lands​. TRNN transcript: Aaron Mate: It’s the Real News, I’m […]

Jared Kushner: A Suspected Gangster Within the Trump White House

A suspected Zionist. This is a very interesting article, it outlines Jared’s ties to Israeli power players, go figure…~TS By Wayne Madsen | Strategic Culture Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner has emerged as a significant influence within the policy-making apparatus of the White House. After a rather public imbroglio with Trump’s strategic policy adviser Stephen […]

Palestine and Israel: Instead Of Celebrating The Balfour Declaration, Britain Should Be Ashamed Of What It Did

By Sharif Nashashibi | The National UAE via Global Research This year marks the centenary of the infamous Balfour Declaration, a letter written in 1917 by Britain’s then-foreign secretary Lord Balfour to Baron Rothschild, a leader of the Zionist movement. In the letter, Balfour said the British government viewed “with favour the establishment in Palestine […]

Censorship of UN Report Calling Israel an “Apartheid Regime”. Backlash of Pro-Israeli Lobby

By Stephen Lendman | Global Research The Richard Falk/Virginia Tilley report, discussed in a same day article, drew strong criticism from Israeli officials as expected.  They’re not pleased about scathing truth-telling, discussing disturbing facts about their apartheid regime, brutalizing Palestinians from inception, committing slow-motion genocide against a defenseless people. Israel’s Foreign Ministry spokesman criticized the UN […]

Is Israel Preparing for a New Middle East War?

By Germán Gorraiz López | Global Research Theodor Herzl is considered the Father of the present State of Israel and founder of Zionism and in his book “The Jewish State: Essay on a Modern Solution of the Jewish Question”, proposed the creation of an independent and sovereign Jewish State for all Jews of the World […]

Israel Legalizes Palestinian Land Theft: ‘Entire Land Is Ours’

By Telesur Ahead of the late-night vote, Likud minister Ofir Akunis told parliament, “We are voting tonight on the connection between the Jewish people to its land.” Israel passed a law Monday retroactively legalizing about 4,000 settler homes built on privately-owned Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank, a measure that human rights groups have […]

Israel Announces NEW Illegal Settlements: We Don’t ‘Turn The Other Cheek’

This guy obviously leans towards the left but he makes some good points and some others I don’t agree with. I think the two state deal is smoke and mirrors and won’t happen. Support for it varies greatly, especially when one side thinks the other shouldn’t be there in the first place. Zionists have the […]

What Israel Fears Most: An Encroachment to “Greater Israel”?

By Stephen Lendman | Global Research Israel has strong US-led Western support. Security Council Resolution 2334, affirming the illegality of its settlements, changed nothing on the ground – nor will it any time ahead as far as it’s reasonable to predict. Eventual Palestinian self-determination based on pre-June 1967 borders is another matter entirely. The possibility […]

Israel Defiantly Set to Approve Thousands More Illegal Settlement Units

By Stephen Lendman | Global Research Israel illegally occupies historic Palestine, stealing its land for exclusive Jewish development,  a clear example of racist state rule, defying the rule of law. On Christmas day, the Israel Hayom broadsheet said “(t)he Jerusalem District Zoning Committee is scheduled to approve the construction of 5,600 housing units in Gilo, Ramat Shlomo, […]

Palestine, A Century after the Balfour Declaration: The UK Should Face Uncomfortable Home Truths

By Ben White | Middle East Eye via Global Research The UK government is unlikely to issue the apology that Palestinians want, but this year will be a good opportunity to reflect on painful legacy This month marks the 99th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration and the beginning in earnest of preparations for next year’s centenary. […]

Countries from Around the World Just Slammed Israel’s Imperialism in Palestine

By Lucas Dare | The Anti Media New York — In a special session of the United Nations Security Council on Friday, the U.S., along with several other countries, slammed the practice of forcibly removing Palestinian civilians by Israel to make way for Israeli settlers, saying the behavior is leading to a “one-state reality” for Palestinians. […]

Peres Was No Saint in His Earlier Years

By Wayne Madsen | Strategic Culture World leaders rushed to Jerusalem to pay their last respects to former Israeli President and Prime Minister Shimon Peres, who died at the age of 93. American President Barack Obama eulogized Peres with the following soliloquy about his fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureate: «I would be the 10th U.S. […]

Israel’s Bogus Civil War

By Jonathan Cook | Global Research Is Israel on the verge of civil war, as a growing number of Israeli commentators suggest, with its Jewish population deeply riven over the future of the occupation? On one side is a new peace movement, Decision at 50, stuffed with former political and security leaders. Ehud Barak, a […]

History Class of Zionism

The series which shook YouTube by storm with a compilation of clips from famous people you will recognize and some maybe new to you.

Will Israel be put on trial for war crimes?

I wouldn’t hold my breath…~TS By Jonathan Cook An expected visit by ICC delegation could increase the risk of Israeli officials being tried for war crimes Al-Jazeera – 4 September 2016 Israel has agreed to allow the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague to send a delegation to Israel and the occupied territories, it […]

US Warns Of ‘Harsh’ Response If Israel Demolishes Palestinian Village

Harsh response, lol, yeah..o.k..~TS The United States has warned it will respond harshly if Israel demolishes the Palestinian village of Sussia in the southern Hebron Hills… Read More

Google Ignites International Outrage After Wiping Palestine Off the Map, Replacing it with Israel

Oops…~TS By Jay Syrmopoulos | The Free Thought Project Palestine – Internet giant Google has come under fire from around the world this week, after removing the name Palestine from Google Maps and replacing it with Israel. Interestingly, international mainstream corporate media has completely blacked out any coverage of the incident or the global outrage […]

Israel Remains Faithful to the Fundamental Ideology of Zionism

By Prof. Yakov M. Rabkin | Global Research The recent appointment of the Soviet-born Avigdor Lieberman has aggrieved many liberal supporters of Israel. The man is on record as a proponent of ethnic cleansing, bombing the Aswan Dam in Egypt and stripping Arabs of Israeli citizenship. These critics bemoan an alleged betrayal of the ideas […]

Why Israel is blocking access to its archives

Israel is concealing vital records to prevent darkest periods in its history from coming to light, academics say By Jonathan Cook Israel is locking away millions of official documents to prevent the darkest episodes in its history from coming to light, civil rights activists and academics have warned as the country’s state archives move online. […]

Gov. Cuomo Decrees Boycott & Blacklist to Silence Global BDS Movement for Palestinian Rights

‘What Israel and its thuggish lobby can’t achieve by persuasion they obtain via repression and coercion,’ responded one prominent campaigner for Palestinian rights By Common Dreams staff | Common Dreams New York Governor Andrew Cuomo stirred the immediate ire of human rights campaigners around the world on Sunday by signing an executive order calling for […]