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Flanked by dedicated AIPAC members, President Obama signs another allocation bill for Israel
israel / diplomacy / opinion/analysis Monday July 30, 2012 15:51   image 1 image
The United States has long been one of the fiercest allies of Israel on the international stage. The 2012 presidential election has highlighted this relationship, perhaps more than ever before, as both President Obama and Mitt Romney do all they can to reinforce their commitment to Israeli desires. read full story / add a comment
The effective remains of a Palestinian state
palestine / israeli politics / opinion/analysis Tuesday July 24, 2012 14:20   image 1 image
Is Israel’s move to the hardline far right hurting its international standing? The Netanyahu government’s treatment of Occupied Palestine may harm the long-term solvency of the Israeli state. read full story / add a comment
Israeli peace group Gush Shalom logo
israel / israeli politics / opinion/analysis Friday June 29, 2012 02:50   image 1 image
EVERYBODY KNOWS by now why we are stuck in Palestine.

When God instructed Moses to plead with Pharaoh to let his people go, Moses told him that he was unfit for the job because “I am slow of speech and of a slow tongue” (Exodus 4:10). read full story / add a comment
Mohammad Morsi - Islam Times
international / diplomacy / opinion/analysis Tuesday June 26, 2012 13:12   image 1 image
News of Egypt’s first ‘democratically elected’ president, Mohammed Mursi, has dominated global headlines for much of the past two days. Mursi’s stance on Israel and Palestine has featured prominently in stories of the election. How will the election of Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Mursi change the status quo? read full story / add a comment
international / international politics / opinion/analysis Tuesday June 26, 2012 09:07   image 1 image
According to Senator Kirk’s amendment presented to the Senate last week, only those Palestinians made refugees by the military actions of 1948 and 1967 would be classed as such. The term 'refugee' would thus not be applicable to individuals displaced outside of these narrow timeframes, nor would it apply to the descendants of those displaced in 1948 and 1967. This artificial reclassification is troubling for a number of reasons: read full story / add a comment
Map of Israel's Settlements - Americans For Peace Now
palestine / israeli settlement / opinion/analysis Tuesday June 05, 2012 11:07   image 1 image
palestine / israeli settlement / opinion/analysis Friday May 25, 2012 10:57   image 1 image
With South Africa taking the lead in banning all products from the Occupied Territories labeled as Israeli products, and now the Republic of Ireland and Denmark to follow suit it seems the Palestinians themselves have yet to join this new cause. read full story / add a comment
Combined Flag?
international / peace process / opinion/analysis Wednesday May 23, 2012 11:50   image 1 image
This opinion piece was first published by PNN on 17 May 2012. It raises serious questions about what if any contribution the various mediators have made to the Palestine/Israel "peace process" and concludes: "Palestinians have had enough and now saying enough is enough: Peace is a mirage, peace-making is a failure, peace process is a sham, peace mediators are a fake, and if all the parties involved can enjoy the luxury of "addiction" to the status quo, Palestinians cannot; their survival is at stake." read full story / add a comment
Eviction of Palestinians from Homes in East Jerusalem
jerusalem / human rights / opinion/analysis Monday May 21, 2012 16:43   image 1 image
A recent court case, from May 8 2012, reported by Haartez has highlighted how The Absentee Property Law together with unsupported affadavits has been used to secure the evictions of Palestinians from their homes in sensitive areas of East Jerusalem. read full story / add a comment
Mazin Qumsiyeh, PHD
palestine / refugees/immigration / opinion/analysis Wednesday May 16, 2012 02:33   image 1 image
international / non-violent action / opinion/analysis Monday May 07, 2012 22:21
A vote for divestment comes up each year at regional church conferences; and this year at the quadrennial worldwide General Methodist Conference, it was again lost in a two to one decision voted on May 2. read full story / add a comment
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