Israel vs USA

US plays decisive role in Israel’s attack on Gaza

Jonathan Cook argues that Israel’s deception on Gaza aside, of greater concern should be the Obama administration’s decision to back Israel to the hilt and the US media’s silence on the matter. More »

Dead child in Gaza

Slaughter: Israel’s new “self defence”

Stuart Littlewood debunks the weasel-worded excuses dished out by UK Prime Minister David Cameron and his newly-appointed foreign secretary, Philip Hammond, in defence of Israel’s blitzkrieg in the Gaza Strip. More »

Competition

Competition corrupts minds and actions

Graham Peebles examines the harmful impact of competition on the individual and society, and argues that for social harmony and justice to prevail, cooperation and sharing must replace competition. More »

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Israel’s ambiguous relationship with Hamas

Uri Avnery views the absurd propaganda surrounding the current Israeli aggression against Gaza, and examines Israel’s relationship with the Hamas movement, which is more ambiguous than Israelis would have us believe. More »

BDS

Seize the moment! Boycott Israel

Stuart Littlewood calls for comprehensive sanctions against Israel and its Western mouthpieces and stooges – as well as against media such as the BBC which consistently fail to challenge Zionist disinformation. More »

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Exit Agent William Hague

Stuart Littlewood says the recently-resigned UK foreign secretary, William Hague, was waving Israel’s flag to the last minute, and holds little hope that Hague’s successor, Philip Hammond, would be any better. More »

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Why the Israelis are repetitively violent

Lawrence Davidson examines the reasons for the persistently violent behaviour of Israelis, arguing that this pathological disposition to violence will have grave consequences for Jews unless they take a stand against Israel. More »

Strategy

Wanted: new strategy for Palestinian resistance

Alan Hart argues that Palestinian violent resistance to Israel is counterproductive and that Palestinians must dissolve the Palestinian Authority and thereby expose Israel and make it responsible and accountable for the occupation. More »

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PLO must take Palestine’s case to the ICC

Stuart Littlewood highlights the weasel words of the British government towards Israel’s aggression in Gaza, but says the onus is on the Palestinians themselves to take Israel to the International Criminal Court. More »

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What if Hamas dumped all its rockets? 

Stuart Littlewood argues that the Israelis’ current umpteenth aggression against the people of Gaza has nothing to do with Hamas’s primitive rockets and everything to do with racial domination and land theft. More »

Category: Comment in Brief

A monster in the birthplace of civilization

Many of us have by now seen the grisly images of rows of captured Iraqi soldiers murdered in cold blood by fighters of the so-called “Islamic State” (IS), the jihadi group formerly

Israel committing “deliberate massacre” in Gaza

Palestine Liberation Organization Executive Committee member Hanan Ashrawi has accused the Israeli Wehrmacht of committing “war crimes” and carrying out a “deliberate massacre” of Palestinian civilians in the Gaza Strip. “This morning,

Israelis openly rejoice at the death of Palestinians in Gaza

A “villa in the jungle” is how Israeli war crimes suspect Ehud Barak once described the Jews-only state of Israel. The description conjures a picture of culture, civilization and harmony amid a

Israel’s cowardly “Knock on the Roof”

We urge everyone who is disgusted by Israel’s sadistic slaughter of captive Palestinians in Gaza to write immediately to their MP or Senator enclosing the link to the video below (http://vimeo.com/93150954), which

Gaza aggression: Operation Bibi rescue

Gilad Atzmon writes: The Israeli army launched a vast ground operation in Gaza last night, 17 July. Until now, Israel has failed to articulate its military objectives. No one in Israel is

Watch: Israeli propagandist “Mark Regev” mauled on air – again – by British TV news anchor

Last week you watched Mark Regev (real name Mark Freiberg), Israel’s Australian-born Joseph Goebbels, being routed on air during an interview with Jon Snow of Britain’s Channel 4 News. Well, like a masochist,

Watch: Jon Steward sums up the truth about Israel’s Gaza adventure

It’s a comedy show but the message is dead serious. In just over two and a half minutes,  American comedian Jon Stewart on 14 July summed up what virtually all Western media

Gaza doctor: “We are now facing a real genocide”

Message from Dr Mona Qasim Alfarra, who directs a hospital in the Gaza Strip and works day and night with her colleagues to provide healthcare and psychological support, especially for children. It

Watch: Tony Blair – “peace envoy” or Israeli ambassador? 

Gilad Atzmon writes: Tony Blair is not a Sabbath Goy, he actually works for Israel 24/7. In this shameless performance on Ynet, Israel’s most popular media outlet, broadcast on 11 July 2014,

Watch: The difference between Sunni and Shi’ah Muslims in three minutes

In the Middle East, the battle between the Sunnis and Shi’is (also spelt Shiites) has been going on for quite some time. With one and a half billion Muslims in the world,