Tens of thousands remain homeless in Gaza

Palestinian brothers sit on the rubble of their house in front of an apartment block in part of the northern Beit Hanun district of the Gaza Strip. (MARCO LONGARI/AFP/Getty Images)

One week after a ceasefire halting an Israeli military offensive against the Gaza Strip, tens of thousands of Palestinians remain displaced, sheltered in United Nations schools and other facilities. By Joe Catron One week after a ceasefire halting an Israeli military offensive against the Gaza Strip, tens of thousands of Palestinians remain displaced, sheltered in … [Read more...]

The grand failure of Israeli hasbara

An Israeli holds a placard written in Arabic, Hebrew, and English during a peace protest in Rabin Square in Tel Aviv [EPA]

Israeli attempts to shape the narrative of the Gaza war have failed in the face of global solidarity with Palestinians. By Jamil Khader The genocidal war that the apartheid Israeli state has waged on the Gaza Strip has generated an unprecedented wave of international public condemnation and international solidarity with the Palestinians. Graphic images of unimaginable … [Read more...]

Richard Falk: The US as Israel’s servant

Prime Minister Netanyahu Congratulates President Obama

by Richard Falk and Akbar Ganji In Part I of this article we described the reasons as to why Israel has become an outlaw state and discuss US support for Israel and its consequences. The US as Israel's servant The United States has supported Israel without reservations since its founding in 1948. According to an agreement between the two countries, that has become a … [Read more...]

BDS lays the basis for a true peace process

Boycott-Israel-BDS

No peace without the "presence of justice." BDS, embodies this self-evident principle. By David Letwin - Sabbah Report § The recent collapse of the "Kerry Plan" to revive the two-state solution has once again exposed the peace process as a cynical travesty devoid of justice. Recycled in various permutations for over two decades, the U.S. sponsored two-state … [Read more...]

Video: Palestinians shot dead at Nakba Day protest did not threaten Israeli soldiers

Israeli forces shoot and kill two Palestinian teens near Ramallah

Footage released by Defense for Children International Palestine shows youths were far away from the clashes at moment they were shot by Israeli forces in West Bank. By Haitham Sabbah - Sabbah Report § Video footage documenting the shooting of two Palestinians at Ofer Military Prison during a Nakba Day protest last week indicates the victims were far away from the … [Read more...]