U.S. Opposes Russia’s “Theft of Crimea” BUT Supports Israel’s “Theft of Palestine”

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By Mohamed Khodr - Sabbah Report § "The West won the world not by the superiority of its ideas or values or religion [...] but rather by its superiority in applying organized violence. Westerners often forget this fact; non-Westerners never do." -American Professor Samuel P. Huntington," The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order" "Violence can only be … [Read more...]

The ever-shifting borders in the Middle East

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A lot of Lebanese, born into the Ottoman Empire, therefore woke up one morning and found they were no longer Lebanese — but Palestinian. And when the Israelis arrived in Galilee and did a spot of ethnic cleansing some of these former Lebanese — but now Palestinian — folk were murdered By Robert Fisk - Sabbah Report § Borders are becoming a bit odd in the Middle East. … [Read more...]

Take Israel to the ICC, Abbas or GET OUT of the WAY

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By Samuel Dowell* Abbas does not speak for Palestine. He cannot sign or agree to any "agreement" for the Palestinians. If he agrees to a U.S. Framework Agreement that gives away Palestinian rights, he is a Traitor. It is time for Palestine to Sign the Rome Statute and take Israel to the International Criminal Court. If it is necessary to be a member state at the U.N. in … [Read more...]

SUPPORT first National Summit to Reassess the U.S.-Israel “Special Relationship”

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Support America's first-ever National Summit to Reassess the U.S.-Israel "Special Relationship" The National Summit to Reassess the U.S.-Israel "Special Relationship" taking place at the National Press Club in Washington on March 7, 2014 is both unprecedented and overdue! US financial, military, and diplomatic support for Israel has grown significantly and steadily … [Read more...]

Shibley Telhami: Would Israelis and Palestinians Support a Realistic Peace Deal?

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By Shibley Telhami Introduction In July of 2013, the government of Israel and the Palestinian Authority agreed to begin a nine- month period of talks, under U.S. sponsorship, to see if agreement could be achieved on a basic framework for a final settlement of the Israel-Palestinian conflict. One of the major questions lying behind the talks is: what will be the … [Read more...]