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We don’t even seem to have a right to exist or defend ourselves. That right, according to the United States, belongs to Israel alone.
By demonizing the Palestinian leadership, the Israeli prime minister raised expectations for a decisive victory and opened the door for attacks from the right.
Our movement isn’t strong enough yet to end US enabling of the carnage in Gaza—but the shift in public discourse is a crucial first step.
American military and corporate power have triumphed over all rivals—so why does the United States still struggle to impose its will on the world?
Zeid Ra’ad Zeid al-Hussein’s predecessor, Navi Pillay, drew attention to human rights violations across the globe. Will Zeid do the same?
Tens of thousands have fled in the wake of ongoing fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions.
A new investigation by The Intercept reveals how racist anti-Muslim neocons are driving the nation’s law enforcement agenda.
President Barack Obama made a big deal of turning the page on Bush-era “interrogration techniques,” but how much has really changed?
Convulsions of violent conflict from Iraq to Nigeria to Ukraine are all being fueled by the same thing—fuel.
Those dedicated to the Palestinian cause should think carefully about the tactics they choose.
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