israeli occupation

Rebecca Vilkomerson

Israel-Gaza and the American Jewish Awakening

June 4, 2018
Rebecca Vilkomerson, Executive Director of Jewish Voice for Peace, discusses the American Jewish community’s growing disillusionment with Israel as it aligns itself closer with the Trump administration and massacres civilians in Gaza

Breaking Gaza Coverage

May 11, 2018
Breaking coverage on the situation in Gaza

Trump Targets Hezbollah, and ISIS May Benefit

October 11, 2017

The Trump administration is offering a bounty on two Hezbollah leaders and making unfounded warnings of a potential attack by the group “on the homeland.” Author and Trinity College professor Vijay Prashad says the US targeting of Hezbollah may ultimately benefit groups like ISIS

Record US Military Aid to Israel Not About Security, But Prolonging the Occupation

September 14, 2016

Phyllis Bennis and Rania Khalek say this will cement Obama’s legacy as the most pro-Israel president

Yousef Alhelou Reporting From Gaza

September 17, 2013
Palestinians are united in opposing any foreign-led intervention in Syria, including a possible US actions

Israel and the Palestinian Government Agree to Return to Negotiations

July 23, 2013

A unique combination of pressures pushed the two leaderships to agree to a resumption of negotiations, but the prospects of the talks remains grim

EU ‘Hypocritical’ in Declaring Hezbollah a Terrorist Organization

July 22, 2013

Shir Hever: Europe Union declares Hezbollah a terrorist organization but does not give similar designation to Israel

Bedouins in Israel

July 21, 2013
In order to Judify the Naqab, the south of Israel, Israel initiates a unilateral plan to confiscate Bedouin land. Most of the Israeli public remains indifferent

UK Document Reveals Unexpected Customers for Israeli Arms

July 11, 2013

Israeli Ministry of Defense denies selling weapons to the rival of India, one of Israel’s biggest customer for weapons. UK also concerned that Israel buys its weapons for internal repression