Israeli-Palestine Conflict »

UK MPs blow a ‘raspberry’ at Netanyahoo and his serfs

UK MPs blow a ‘raspberry’ at Netanyahoo and his serfs

Stuart Littlewood October 15, 2014 6

Debate to recognize Palestine statehood. The debate was secured and the motion skilfully put by Grahame Morris, Labour MP for Easington, a mining constituency in County Durham.

Read More »
Is this Palestine’s last chance?

Is this Palestine’s last chance?

Stuart Littlewood October 11, 2014 2

Ever since I began taking an interest in the Palestinians’ struggle – nearly ten years ago – those brave people have been cursed with rubbish leadership that has taken them steadily backwards instead of

Read More »
Palestine’s Moral Force Needs Diplomatic Power

Palestine’s Moral Force Needs Diplomatic Power

My Catbird Seat October 2, 2014 1

The Palestinian leadership should have turned to international legal forums years ago in order to pressure Israel by harnessing the power of international public opinion through sanctions and boycotts, just as was the case

Read More »
Abbas To UN: “End This Settlement Occupation”

Abbas To UN: “End This Settlement Occupation”

Jim Wall September 28, 2014 3

Play that ICC card, President Abbas, at a time of your own choosing. Only the dumbest politicians keep committing their crimes with a set of indictments hanging over their collective heads

Read More »
Coalition of the Clueless in Syria

Coalition of the Clueless in Syria

Sharmine Narwani September 26, 2014 2

The question is, can this Coalition stomach a solution it is working so hard to avoid? Will it partner with vital regional players that were foes only a few months ago? It is doubtful.

Read More »
Jewish State and Islamic State, Like Breeds Like

Jewish State and Islamic State, Like Breeds Like

My Catbird Seat September 18, 2014 6

When the US and its allies say they are doing what is right by humanity, and by their values, the question begging to be asked is where is their humanity and values in regard

Read More »
“Exodus” Now Hurling Real 5,000 Pound Bombs

“Exodus” Now Hurling Real 5,000 Pound Bombs

Jim Wall August 22, 2014 5

Ponder this for a moment: 5,000 pound GBU 28 bunker-buster bombs were dropped on a single house in Gaza. Israel obviously can pinpoint a target when it wishes to do so. It makes many

Read More »
ISIS, Israel and US duplicity

ISIS, Israel and US duplicity

Brandon Martinez August 20, 2014 8

Mainstream media wants us to believe ISIS sprung up out of a hole in the ground and became powerful enough to take over large cities without any assistance from the big powers. The ineptitude

Read More »
Mourning Rubble for Gaza

Mourning Rubble for Gaza

My Catbird Seat August 15, 2014 1

When our weakness overwhelms us, And we watch as children die, How can we breathe this still foul air? What makes us even try

Read More »
Anthony Lawson: The Blood of Palestine is on the Hands of the Bribe-Takers

Anthony Lawson: The Blood of Palestine is on the Hands of the Bribe-Takers

Anthony Lawson August 2, 2014 12

The blood of the thousands of Palestinians who have been killed by the so-called Israel Defence Forces since the beginning of the siege of Gaza, stains the hands of each and every politician who

Read More »
It is up to the people to stop what is happening: Ulrich

It is up to the people to stop what is happening: Ulrich

Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich July 24, 2014 5

American leadership and its allies, lackey leaders are not doing anything to help Palestinians

Read More »
Naomi Klein: Enough. It’s Time for a Boycott of Israel

Naomi Klein: Enough. It’s Time for a Boycott of Israel

My Catbird Seat July 21, 2014 14

It's time. Long past time. The best strategy to end the increasingly bloody occupation is for Israel to become the target of the kind of global movement that put an end to apartheid in

Read More »
Palestinian Children Have No Iron Dome

Palestinian Children Have No Iron Dome

Jim Wall July 18, 2014 2

One day after a U.S. congressional committee voted to send more U.S. tax dollars to bolster Israel’s Iron Dome shield, four Palestinian boys were killed on an open beach by Israeli shelling from a

Read More »
‘Ceasefire’ to refuel Israel criminality

‘Ceasefire’ to refuel Israel criminality

Finian Cunningham July 16, 2014 18

The reality is that the Israeli regime has just given itself carte blanche to step up its genocide against the Palestinians - just as it was threatening to do so

Read More »
London protest over Gaza airstrikes in pictures

London protest over Gaza airstrikes in pictures

My Catbird Seat July 13, 2014 3

Waving placards which read ‘Gaza: End the Siege’ and ‘Freedom for Palestine’, demonstrators chanted and blocked the road as they protested against ‘Israeli aggression’ in the Middle East

Read More »