Occupied Palestinian Territories

Israel Proposes Illegal Separation Wall as the Border of Future Palestinian State

November 5, 2013

Shir Hever: Israel’s proposal to annex more than 10% of the West Bank illustrates its rejection of International Law

Prisoners Stage Hunger Strikes Worldwide

July 11, 2013

Michael Ratner: 30,000 California prisoners on hunger-strike find solidarity from Guantanamo Bay to the occupied territories of Palestine

European Governments Take Steps to Label Products of Israeli Colonies

May 9, 2013

Michael Deas: European governments have so far failed the laws of the European Commission to distinguish between Israeli and colony products, but several governments have made public calls to change that policy

Venezuela’s Real Division Over Who Benefits from Oil Wealth

March 5, 2013

Alex Main: American “Mainstream” media accuses Chavez of leaving Venezuela “divided and polarized”, but Venezuela is not divided over Chavez’s personality, it’s whether oil wealth will go to the people or the elite

The Privatization of Israeli War

December 5, 2012

Shir Hever: The attack on Gaza was a show piece for “Iron Dome” technology which Israel wants to sell around the world

Netanyahu Forms Alliance with Far Right’s Lieberman

December 2, 2012

Shir Hever: UN Vote and criticism over Gaza attack matter little to Netanyahu who unites with Minister who advocates ethnic cleansing of Palestinian citizens of Israel

"Phantom Control": Israel’s Secret Service and the Occupation

August 26, 2012

In recent years Israel’s control over the Palestinian people in the occupied territories has changed. While the presence of the Israeli army has been greatly reduced, the occupation has taken a more invisible form. In her new book The Bureaucracy of Occupation, attorney Yael Berda sheds light on how the Israeli secret service (the Shabak)…