Tag Archives: Occupation

Richard Falk reprimands Ban Ki-moon over truth about Israel’s crimes

Richard Falk-Ban Ki-moon Stuart Littlewood recalls an interview with former UN human rights rapporteur Richard Falk in which he exposes “the politics of deflection” – shooting the messenger while ignoring the message – underlying the propaganda efforts of Israel and its allies. Read more [...]

Optimism of the will: One man’s hope amid fascism and bigotry in Israel

Optimism Uri Avnery explains why he is optimistic despite the deep despair of the Israeli peace camp, the exponential rise of Israel’s home-grown fascism and the fact that the Israeli government is leading the country towards national suicide. Read more [...]

Israeli women reaffirm their refusal to serve in the occupation army

Israeli refuseniks Noa Levy writes: At noon on Sunday Read more [...]

Terror boss Netanyahu reaffirms support for Jewish squatter colonies on stolen Palestinian land

Hebron Jewish squatters Nureddin Sabir, Editor, Redress Information Read more [...]

UN supports sovereignty for Palestine and slams Israel

UN supports Palestinian sovereignty Stuart Littlewood hails the UN General Assembly resolution reaffirming the Palestinian and Syrian peoples’ sovereignty over their natural resources in the Israeli-occupied Palestinian and Syrian territories. Read more [...]

“Expel Israel from the UN”

Expel Israel from the UN Stuart Littlewood explains, with reference to Israel’s violations of international law and the principles of the UN, why it is past time for the Palestine Solidarity Campaign to embrace a draft resolution calling for Israel’s expulsion from the UN. Read more [...]

Israel’s lonely lawyer fighting impunity

Israeli lawyer Avigdor Feldman Uri Avnery explains the challenges facing Israeli lawyer Avigdor Feldman who has asked the Supreme Court to open a criminal investigation against Israelis who have killed "terrorists" after they had become unable to act. Read more [...]

War Against the People: a timely jolt to spur civil society action

Jeff Halper's book, War Against the People Stuart Littlewood reviews Jeff Halper’s book, War Against the People, which “exposes the evil intent behind Israel's occupation and creeping annexation” and aims to enable activists to “formulate an effective anti-security and counter-hegemony agenda”. Read more [...]

YouTube becomes Israel’s new battleground against Palestinians

YouTube censored Jonathan Cook argues that rather than end the occupation – the principal source of Palestinian despair – Binyamin Netanyahu has chosen to conceal Israel’s brutality from the world through censorship and clamping down on human rights organisations. Read more [...]

A Palestinian call for “unarmed warfare”

Palestinian non-violent resistance Jonathan Cook looks at the arguments for non-violent resistance – or “unarmed warfare” – being put forward by some Palestinians as a means of discovering hope, reclaiming their dignity and winning freedom from Israeli oppression. Read more [...]