Palestine

Netanyahu's Proposal to Annex West Bank Kills Delusion About Two-State Solution

Netanyahu’s Proposal to Annex West Bank Kills Delusion About Two-State Solution

April 9, 2019

Rabbi Mivasair discusses the implications of Netanyahu’s probable reelection and his last-ditch effort to appease the far-right in Israel, by declaring his willingness to annex the West Bank

WitchHunt: Controversy Over Anti-Semitism and the British Labour Party

WitchHunt: Controversy Over Anti-Semitism and the British Labour Party

April 1, 2019

Filmmaker Jon Pullman discusses his film WitchHunt, about the suppression of critical voices in the Labour Party and the influence of the Israeli lobby    

German Jewish Peace Group Wins Peace Prize; Then Attacked as being Anti-Semitic

German Jewish Peace Group Wins Peace Prize; Then Attacked as Being Anti-Semitic

March 13, 2019

Shir Hever talks about the Göttingen Peace Prize and how it transformed the debate around Palestinian rights in Germany, despite efforts by right-wing politicians to prevent the prize from being given to Jewish Voice for a Just Peace in the Middle East

Israeli Policies Force Family Separations

Israeli Policies Force Family Separations

March 13, 2019

Al Haq’s director Shawan Jabarin discusses a new report exposing the complex system of restrictions Israeli authorities impose to control access to Palestinian territory and to stop family reunification. The consequences is to slowly force Palestinians out to preserve a Jewish majority in areas controlled by Israel

Can the Jewish National Fund Dedicated to Ethnic Cleansing be Considered a Charity in Canada?

Can the Jewish National Fund Dedicated to Ethnic Cleansing be Considered a Charity in Canada?

March 8, 2019

Rabbi David Mivasair, Corey Balsam, and Ismail Zayid discuss their joint efforts to revoke the JNF’s charity status in Canada, but the Canadian authorities have a long history of supporting Israeli colonization in Palestine. www.stopthejnf.

France's Macron Moves to Equate Anti-Semitism with Anti-Zionism

France’s Macron Moves to Equate Anti-Semitism with Anti-Zionism

March 5, 2019

Sonia Fayman of the Union of French Jews for Peace discusses President Macron’s efforts to blur the difference between Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism

Canadian Company Profits from Apartheid Israeli Railway

Canadian Company Profits from Apartheid Israeli Railway

February 28, 2019

Jonathan Kuttab discusses the lawsuit against the Canadian company Bombardier, which is building an illegal railway through occupied and confiscated Palestinian land in the West Bank, violating international law

Palestine and Rule of Power

Palestine and Rule of Power

February 24, 2019

Alaa Tartir discusses his new edited anthology: Palestine and Rule of Power: Local Dissent vs. International Governance. A new look into how international aid and also the Palestinian security reform are mechanisms which are used to crush Palestinian resistance to the Israeli occupation

Warsaw: Fight Iran!

Warsaw Conference’s War with Iran Agenda, Met with Low Level Delegations from European Allies

February 17, 2019

Pompeo, Netanyahu urged Arab leaders to consolidate and prepare for war with Iran at Warsaw Conference. Europe sent low level delegations. A leaked video from the conference reveals that Arab leaders are ready to abandon solidarity with Palestinians. We speak with Vijay Prashad for analysis.

Are Palestinians Living under a Double Occupation? (1/2)

Are Palestinians Living under a Double Occupation?

February 17, 2019
Legislator Mustafa Barghouti discusses President Abbas’s dissolution of the Legislative Council, the attempt to alter the Paris Accords, and explores Palestinians’ life under double occupation. With Israeli elections approaching, the Palestinian leadership does not challenge Israeli political parties to take a position on the occupation