Articles Iymen Chehade, a professor at Chicago's Columbia College.

Colombia Professor Victorious in His Quest for Academic Freedom – Video

After Iymen Chehade’s class at Columbia College Chicago was canceled, he realized that his academic freedom had been violated and skillfully protested until his class…

Apr 23 2014 / Read More » /
Richard Falk.

UN Report on Palestine: Military Occupation, Apartheid, and Torture

By Ludwig Watzal The outgoing Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967, Richard A. Falk, submitted in…

Apr 23 2014 / Read More » /
US Secretary of State John Kerry during a recent visit to Saudi Arabia.(Photo: State Department/file)

Survival Is the Saudi Key Word

By Nicola Nasser Survival is the key word to understand the Saudi dynasty’s latest external and internal policies. These are designed to pre-empt change but…

Apr 22 2014 / Read More » /
Palestinians should look forward to a mass release of political prisoners detained by the PA.

The Signing of the Palestinian Spring

By Vacy Vlazna At the low point of the farcical ‘peace’ process stalemate, President Mahmoud Abbas signed, on Tuesday 1st April 2014, letters of accession…

Apr 22 2014 / Read More » /

Boston and Baghdad

By Ralph Nader Greater Boston and its citizens are the focus of media attention in recognition of the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings…

Apr 22 2014 / Read More » /
The Idea Of Israel: A History Of Power And Knowledge. By Ilan Pappe.

The Idea of Israel – Book Review

Reviewed by Jim Miles (The Idea of Israel – A History of Power and Knowledge. Ilan Pappe. Verso/New Left Books, London, 2014.) This is a…

Apr 22 2014 / Read More » /
Martin Indyk speaking at the Aspen Institute in March 2009. (Photo: The Aspen Institute/Flickr)

US Pursues ‘Peace’ on Israel’s Terms

By Ramzy Baroud To understand how thoughtless the latest US “peace process” drive has become, one only needs to consider some of the characters involved…

Apr 22 2014 / Read More » /
PA police coordinate with Israeli border police to control Palestinian access to Jerusalem at the Bethlehem checkpoint. (Photo:

Why Israeli Officials are Chuckling: The ‘Stable’ West Bank Dilemma

By Ramzy Baroud Israel’s deputy foreign minister, Ze’ev Elkin, is a member of Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party and his predominantly rightwing cabinet. In a recent…

Apr 16 2014 / Read More » /
A child at Qalandiya checkpoint. (Photo: Tamar Fleishman/PC)

What Other Torturous Measures Will They Inflict on the Tortured?

By Tamar Fleishman The thousands of people who arrive at Qalandiya checkpoint and its surroundings each day didn’t hold their breaths when they heard Israel’s…

Apr 16 2014 / Read More » /

We Are the Palestinians – A Poem

By Gary Corseri Before Moses or the Romans, Before Jesus and Muhammad, Before the Turks and the English, We dwelled in this land. We built…

Apr 15 2014 / Read More » /
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