Despite Israel’s bluster, it remains closely allied with the Palestinian Authority, on which it relies to maintain control of millions of Palestinians.
Ono has been celebrated for his bold use of social media, which in this case provides valuable insights into how Israel activists court US elites.
Martin Indyk, the US official in charge of the Palestinian-Israeli “peace process” has publicly ridiculed the notion that Palestinians have rights or are seeking justice.
While many Latino leaders choose silence, some activists are forging ties with the Palestine solidarity movement.
Speaking at AIPAC, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu launched a frontal assault on the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement.
Pro-Israel groups are using free trips and other tactics in effort to win over growing and influential voter bloc.
The anti-war campaign group CODEPINK says the Israel lobby group AIPAC is threatening to sue it over a satirical video clip.
The so-called “Protect Academic Freedom Act” would deny federal funding to any institution that participates in a boycott of Israeli universities or scholars.
Cruelty “hallmark of Israel’s policies,” says prominent boycott advocate.
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