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As thousands of outraged demonstrators poured into the streets of Ankara and several capitals across the globe in the aftermath of Israel's bloody attack on an aid flotilla bound for the Gaza Strip ...
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 116 comments on Fri Jun 04, 2010 at 05:15 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
How do you know when someone is serious about pursuing a strategy of nonviolent resistance until victory for justice is achieved? When they refuse to turn back in the face of state violence. Damn ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 129 comments on Tue Jun 01, 2010 at 08:48 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Sometimes the Israeli occupation authorities and their allies try to project a "mad dog" image to their opponents: don't bother trying to resist our power, because we are ready to crush you by any ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 49 comments on Sat May 29, 2010 at 09:16 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
The media once again has failed to cover attacks on the Left from the Right. This time it came in the form of an assault on the home of Tikkun Magazine's editor Rabbi Michael Lerner. Lerner had ...
by Rabbilerner
Comment Count 125 comments on Fri May 07, 2010 at 12:41 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
The Israeli government's recent announcement of Army order No. 1,650 was just the latest act of provocation in a series of calculated measures to derail any possible resumption of peace negotiations.
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 116 comments on Fri Apr 16, 2010 at 05:24 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Today is the seventh anniversary of the death of Rachel Corrie in Gaza by Israeli government bulldozer, and the anniversary this year comes at an unusually bad time in US-Israel relations - by which ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 45 comments on Tue Mar 16, 2010 at 09:58 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
I don't know about all you commiepinkos, but I believe we should Support Our Troops in Afghanistan and Iraq. General Petraeus, Admiral Mullen, and Vice-President Biden say ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 61 comments on Mon Mar 15, 2010 at 07:17 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
The dreaded "A-Word" has once again made its way into Israeli media, not by a leftist "self-hating Jew", but by a prominent Israeli politician, the Minister of Defense, who is a decorated soldier ...
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Feb 05, 2010 at 05:24 PM PST with 24 Recommends
On foreign policy, while the President said some good things, he missed key opportunities to say better things. In particular, he missed opportunities to promote reconciliation as an essential way ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Jan 28, 2010 at 09:37 AM PST with 4 Recommends
EREZ CROSSING, Gaza Border- They came in buses and cars from Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, and the Galilee: Palestinians, Israelis, and few international activists. They waved Palestinian flags and carried ...
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Dec 31, 2009 at 10:34 AM PST with 10 Recommends
On December 31, together with more than 1000 peace advocates from around the world, I'm planning to join tens of thousands of Palestinians in a march in Gaza to the Erez border crossing to protest ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 150 comments on Mon Dec 21, 2009 at 11:37 AM PST with 24 Recommends
"Hamas is negotiating with Israel:" this is what Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas confidently said to a BBC -Arabic reporter in an exclusive interview. How does he know? Abbas ...
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Nov 20, 2009 at 12:06 PM PST with 4 Recommends
It's amazing what a little controversy can do to the ratings of a mediocre television show: it drives them up through the roof. And that's exactly what happened to what used to be a "barely-watched" ...
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Oct 16, 2009 at 07:44 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
A theatre near me is putting on a production of the play, " ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 52 comments on Thu Oct 15, 2009 at 10:56 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
It is not the first time Palestinians have called for the resignation of Mahmoud Abbas. When Hamas swept to victory in the Palestinian Parliamentary Elections in January 2006, angry mobs from the ...
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 371 comments on Sat Oct 10, 2009 at 07:55 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
The news hit Israel like a bomb, and I do not use this word lightly for a region riddled with bullets that has seen its share of real bombs that kill and maim people.
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 48 comments on Fri Sep 18, 2009 at 07:19 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
UN resolutions, the Oslo Agreement, and negotiations over Israeli withdrawal from Palestinian territories occupied in 1967 have all been replaced by buzzwords, such as, "settlement freeze" and "...
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 86 comments on Fri Aug 28, 2009 at 06:36 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
In serious contention for Dumbest Washington Consensus for September is the idea of cutting off Iran's gas imports to pressure Iran to stop enriching uranium. A majority of Representatives and ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Aug 05, 2009 at 10:25 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
The last time Fateh, the largest faction of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), held a general convention was two decades ago in 1989 in Algiers. Next week, some 2,000 members of the ...
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Jul 31, 2009 at 06:04 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
The Israeli settlement issue has been dominating the headlines in both Arab and Israeli media. It has also been the single biggest source of friction between the United States and Israel since ...
by mosaicnews
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Jul 24, 2009 at 06:56 PM PDT with 9 Recommends