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AIC: Palestinian state in September? Prospects and roles of local, international activists

AIC: Palestinian state in September? Prospects and roles of local, international activists

Professor Qumsiyeh ended the conference by arguing that he is sure that in the next six to ten months, there will be a new uprising in Palestine. “I studied the history of the past uprisings and I can claim that this will be a crucial year for Palestine” Alternative Information Centre Palestinian activists Lubna Massarwa, [...]

How American News Media Works In Favor Of Israel — Alison Weir

How American News Media Works In Favor Of Israel — Alison Weir

Alison Weir, President, If Americans Knew MISSION STATEMENT In a democracy, the ultimate responsibility for a nation’s actions rests with its citizens. The top rung of government – the entity with the ultimate power of governance – is the asserted will of the people. Therefore, in any democracy, it is essential that its citizens be [...]

BDS MEANS FREEDOM, JUSTICE AND SELF-DETERMINATION

BDS MEANS FREEDOM, JUSTICE AND SELF-DETERMINATION

In the past five years, the BDS movement has witnessed a spectacular and robust rate of growth in international civil society and among people of conscience around the world. Omar Barghouti Daniel Meyerowitz-Katz’s ill-informed and manifestly misleading attack on the Palestinian-led, global movement of boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel contained several misrepresentations and [...]

JAMES WALL : If Obama’s Libyan Intervention “Succeeds”, Will Palestine Be Next?

JAMES WALL : If Obama’s Libyan Intervention “Succeeds”, Will Palestine Be Next?

If Libya does stabilize, President Obama will be on a roll, all the more reason he could decide he will not need congressional backup to end Israel’s irresponsible domination of the region. James M Wall /  Wall Writings President Obama’s surprise decision to conduct an “humanitarian” effort to protect Libyans from attacks by Muammar Quaddafi, [...]

STUART LITTLEWOOD : MEMO to the brave nations uniting to defend civilians in Libya…

STUART LITTLEWOOD : MEMO to the brave nations uniting to defend civilians in Libya…

Are any of you willing to protect the unarmed humanitarians sailing with latest freedom flotilla to Gaza? By Stuart Littlewood / My Catbird Seat The European Campaign to End the Siege on Gaza (ECESG) has issued a press release to remind everyone of that what promises to be the largest flotilla yet, comprising 15 ships [...]

WILLIAM COOK : Tsunami in the Mid-East

WILLIAM COOK : Tsunami in the Mid-East

When that tsunami comes, it will come crashing through the years of Israeli injustice and defiance, not in a maelstrom of destroyed houses and debris, no longer silenced by fearful trepidation, no longer willing to submit to accusations of anti-Semitism, but infused with the spirit of human sensitivity and respect for the dignity of all [...]

The Zionists wield their influence by winning the ongoing propaganda war: Stuart Littlewood

The Zionists wield their influence by winning the ongoing propaganda war: Stuart Littlewood

Iranian Journalist Kourosh Ziabari speaks with journalist and activist Stuart Littlewood about the enormous influence of Israeli lobby in the West Stuart Littlewood Photographer and Journalist Stuart Littlewood is a British writer and photographer. He is the co-author of the book “Radio Free Palestine” in which he has elaborately described the plight of the Palestinian [...]

Swiss President announces plans to break Gaza siege

Swiss President announces plans to break Gaza siege

Swiss President Micheline Calmy-Rey has announced Plans to Open all crossings to Gaza strip GAZA, (PIC)– Swiss President Micheline Calmy-Rey has announced her country is developing a project to open up all crossings to the Gaza Strip, which has been suffocating for the last five years from an Israeli blockade. She also said if Egypt [...]