Sharing and inequality

Sharing – the alternative to inequality and collapse 

Graham Peebles explains why redistribution – or sharing – of resources, skills and knowledge is the sensible alternative to the prevalent neo-liberal model, which is promoting inequality and destroying social cohesion. More »

Binyamin Netanyahu and Ed Miliband

UK opposition leader falls for Zionist propaganda

Stuart Littlewood reminds us of UK opposition leader Ed Miliband’s broken promise – that he would visit the occupied Palestinian territories – and views his decision instead to regurgitate Israeli propaganda. More »

Pollution in Delhi

Filthy, deadly mayhem in India

Graham Peebles highlights the debilitating effects of pollution in India, arguing that it is time to end the official corruption and complacency that is turning India into the world’s biggest sewer. More »

Burst bubble

Why the Palestinian-Israeli talks bubble burst

Uri Avnery examines the myths, the comprehensive lack of understandings and the fears of the alternatives to a world of make-believe surrounding the failed US-mediated talks between Israel and the Palestinians. More »

Israeli serpent

Israel the unprincipled entity

Jamal Kanj says American spinelessness towards Israel – once described by a French diplomat as a “shitty little country” – is responsible for the collapse of so-called “peace” talks with the Palestinians. More »

BBC Israel Public Inquiry

BBC misreports John Kerry on talks failure

Nureddin Sabir detects the hands of Zionists behind the BBC’s misreporting of US Secretary of State Kerry’s statement, to downplay his blaming of Israel for the failure of talks with the Palestinians. More »

Israeli theft of Palestinian rights

The reality behind the Israeli-Palestinian talks

Jonathan Cook argues that, with the imminent failure of the Israeli-Palestinian talks,“the era of wishful thinking may finally be coming to an end – and that will be progress in itself”. More »

Israeli bullying

Threats from Palestine’s nasty neighbour

Stuart Littlewood views Israel’s threatening response to Palestinian moves to join international organizations as they’re entitled to, and wonders what entitles the squatters to threaten the indigenous people from exercising their rights. More »

Sheldon Adelson

Zionist billionaire eyes US presidential purchase

Uri Avnery examines how big money is corrupting US and Israeli politics, and highlights the role of American Jewish casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson who is now considering his next US presidential purchase. More »

Zionism is racism

Rosenberg’s conundrum: Zionism vs reality

Lawrence Davidson says, contrary to Michael Rosenberg’s defence of a racial Israel, “Zionism… has to go – for the sake of the Palestinians and... for a more promising future for the Jews”. More »

Tag: Occupation

The reality behind the Israeli-Palestinian talks

Israeli theft of Palestinian rights

Jonathan Cook argues that, with the imminent failure of the Israeli-Palestinian talks,“the era of wishful thinking may finally be coming to an end – and that will be progress in itself”.

“BDS is irrelevant.” Oh, really?

Free Palestine, Boycott Israel

Stuart Littlewood debunks the Israel apologists’ argument questioning the relevance of the boycott and sanctions movement, which he explains is necessary if there is to be hope for justice for the Palestinians.

A quarter of secular Israeli youth want to leave Israel

Israel is becoming an unattractive proposition not just for the ever growing proportion of civilized human beings who are backing the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement, but for Israelis themselves. A

Israel-Palestine talks: the balance sheet so far

Barack Obama looking grim

Jonathan Cook argues that while the current Israeli-Palestinian talks are likely to yield at best miserly results, in the longer term Israel seems destined to be shunned by the world.

British architects call for world boycott of Israeli counterparts

Britain’s Zionophile prime minister, David Cameron, might be spellbound by Zionism and Israel, but back in the real world things are moving in the opposite direction. The Guardian newspaper reports that the

The way ahead: taking Israel to the ICC

International Criminal Court

Ruth Tenne calls for a campaign to keep Israel's crimes on the International Criminal Court’s agenda and drive Palestine’s leadership to ratify the Rome Statute and submit a criminal case against Israel.

Australian TV dares to show the real Israeli occupation

Jonathan Cook writes: I never thought I would see it. A mainstream TV programme, this one made by Australian channel ABC, that shows the occupation in all its inhuman horror. The 45-minute

Is US public opinion on Israel shifting?

US public opinion on Israel

Alan Hart argues that a significant shift of public opinion is underway in the US, but it may be too late to stop a Zionist-driven countdown to catastrophe for us all.

Putin’s Ukraine adventure a gift to Netanyahu

Putin and Netanyahu

Uri Avnery argues that by distracting the Obama administration and world attention, the Ukraine crisis has given Netanyahu “months or years” during which he will build Jewish settlements at a frantic pace.

Netanyahu: “Peace? No thanks but…

Obama and Netanyahu smiling.

Alan Hart says the aim of Obama’s “re-engagement” in the Israeli-Palestinian talks is not to get real peace by putting pressure on Israel’s Netanyahu, but to cover his own backside.