Tag Archives: Palestine

Ahed Tamimi offers Israelis a lesson worthy of Gandhi

Palestinian teenage hero Ahed Tamimi Jonathan Cook explains the background to Ahed Tamimi, the Palestinian teenager who slapped an Israeli solder desecrating her home, and the furious reaction by Israelis, noting that “Ahed has exposed the gun-wielding bully lurking in the soul of too many Israelis”. Read more [...]

What do you call somebody who supports Israel?

Miko Peled on Israeli racism Stuart Littlewood reminds us of what it really means to be a “Friend of Israel”, and asks: Why is supporting a racist regime like Israel not only tolerated but actively encouraged in the West's corridors of power and often rewarded with high office? Read more [...]

Jerusalem belongs to us all!

Old City of Jerusalem Stuart Littlewood explains why Jerusalem does not belong to, and must not be allowed to be usurped by, the Israelis, and argues that it is past time for Palestinians to reframe the argument so that the justice of their cause is understood globally. Read more [...]

Trump administration ends 2017 on a sour note

UN General Assembly voting result on Jerusalem Stuart Littlewood views the humiliation of Trump and his arrogant, Zionist cohorts – “outlaws trying to dictate the law” – at the UN, which overwhelmingly declared their recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital null and void. Read more [...]

Team Trump add insult to injury for the Palestinians

Trump at home with Jewish rabbis After Trump’s decision on Jerusalem, Jonathan Cook says “Palestinians will have to shame Israel, the US and the watching world by adopting the tools of an anti-apartheid struggle – of non-violent resistance and civil disobedience – to gain equal rights in a single state. Read more [...]

From Barak to Trump: Arrogance, ignorance and phony “peace” plans

Ehud Barak and Donald Trump Uri Avnery examines the headline-grabbing, arrogant and ignorant authors of the latest phony “peace plans” offered by former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and US President Donald Trump and his Jewish entourage. Read more [...]

Trump apes Balfour: giving away what isn’t his to give

Trump in solidarity with Netanyahu Stuart Littlewood stresses that Jerusalem is not Trump's to give away in 2017 any more than Palestine was Balfour's to promise the Zionists in 1917, noting that “We see where Balfour's running sore has led one hundred years later.” Read more [...]

Watch: Jerusalem, “The Flower of Cities”

Fairuz, "The Flower of Cities" Nureddin Sabir, Editor, Redress Information Read more [...]

War is peace: Trump’s move on occupied Jerusalem

War is peace: Trump's move on occupied Jerusalem Gilad Atzmon writes: No one has Read more [...]

Yasser Arafat, the leader I knew

Yasser Arafat Jamal Kanj remembers Yasser Arafat on the 13th anniversary of his death as a strong leader with a common touch who “accentuated Palestinian nationalism over pan-Arabism and secularism over religion.” Read more [...]