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“Gaza’s 9/11”: Israel destroys high-rise building in Gaza - video

In what many Palestinians are calling “Gaza’s 9/11,” Israeli warplanes today destroyed the 12-story “Zafir 4” residential tower in Gaza City.

Students take demand to rehire Salaita directly to Univ. of Illinois trustees

There is mounting national and international outrage at the firing of Steven Salaita over his criticisms of Israel.

Starve or surrender: Cut off all food and water to Gaza, says Israeli general

Israeli Major-General Giora Eiland has urged that all food and water be cut off to Gaza residents – a major war crime and precisely the “starve or surrender” policy condemned when used in Syria.

Univ. of Illinois admits pre-emptive firing of Israel critic Steven Salaita

This transparent use of “civility” as a cover to fire a professor with outspoken views on Israel is almost identical to the pretext that was given by DePaul University in 2007 to deny tenure to Norman Finkelstein.

Isolate Israel "at every level," urges Palestinian-Canadian physician in Gaza

A Canada-based pediatric neurologist in Gaza discusses the long-term needs of hospitals, besieged and bombed by Israel, plus other stories.

Video: Chicago Jewish activists disrupt Rahm Emanuel, Michael Oren at Israel fundraiser

The disruptions took place as dozens of Chicagoans rallied outside calling for an end to the attack on Gaza and for Israeli war criminals to be brought to justice.

In asymmetric Twitter war over Gaza, Palestinians are winning

Where Palestinian and Israeli narratives confront each other with no go-between, the Palestinians win.

Israel kills human rights defenders and their families

Israel’s refusal to allow human rights organizations entry to Gaza reflects a pattern of disrespect for the work of human rights defenders.

No deal with professor fired for Israel views is on Univ. of Illinois trustees' table

A Monday meeting of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees did not consider any settlement proposal regarding the case of Steven Salaita, The Electronic Intifada has learned.

Video: “Israel has failed to achieve its goals through terror,” says Ali Abunimah

In Al Jazeera interview, Ali Abunimah says Israel rejected far-reaching and generous Palestinian truce offers.

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