Think Israel isn't Colonizing Palestine? Look at This Map
The above image was used as part of an ad campaign on train platforms in New York in 2012. Henry Clifford, the chairman of the area’s local Committee for Peace in Israel andPalestine purchased the billboard space in order to raise awareness of the overt colonization of ...read more
Can We Stop Pretending Israel is Being Attacked?
Weighing in on the Israeli-Palestinian crisis is a sure fire way to alienate lots of your politically minded friends. Like abortion, it's an issue that demands loyalty to one side without concession. If you don't have a particularly strong opinion about both issues either way, ...read more
Quote of the Day: Ignoring Israel's Occupation Ignores Reality
The Huff Post's Ahmed Shihab-Eldin decries the framing of the Israeli assault on Gaza that paints Palestinians as aggressors: To ignore the role of Israel's occupation of Gaza is to ignore the fundamental fact needed to frame the latest escalation in reality rather than rhetoric ...read more