Richard Falk

Israeli attack on Gaza was "massive state terror": former UN official

Richard Falk, former UN Special Rapporteur on Palestinian human rights, says that Israel practiced “terroristic warfare” on Gaza last summer.

HP spins Israeli checkpoints role as reducing "friction" with Palestinians

The information and technology giant is deeply involved in Israel’s oppression of Palestinians. A prospective split into two companies will not end its complicity in international crimes.

The moral clarity of Richard Falk

Rod Such
14 November 2014

The former UN special rapporteur on Palestine excoriates the pro-Israel bias of The New York Times in his new book.

Why is a Colorado firm selling apartments in Israel's illegal settlements?

Ben Norton
13 November 2014

RE/MAX admits that it will sell some of its properties to Jews only.

Amnesty: Israel may be guilty of "war crimes" during Gaza massacre

A new Amnesty International report details eight cases in which Israeli airstrikes targeted residential buildings and inflicted huge numbers of civilian deaths, among them children.

Investing in Israeli settlements continues "cycle of violence" -- Desmond Tutu

Pension funds in Sweden and the Netherlands are maintaining their ties to banks funding illegal projects in the occupied West Bank.

Top Middle East scholars call for academic boycott of Israel

More than one hundred academics sign on to “unprecedented expression of solidarity with the Palestinian people.”

Is the BBC trying to shore up support for Israel's assault on Gaza?

Broadcaster floods its programs with Israeli spokespeople and Zionists presented as “impartial” analysts.

Israeli attacks designed to “terrorize” Gaza population, international law experts say

The statement came as the death toll from Israel’s three weeks of bombing reached 1,088 on the first day of a somber Eid al-Fitr.

US students resist repression of Palestine solidarity on campus

University of Michigan students engage in a sit-in after the student government tables a divestment vote “indefinitely”; Max Geller of Northeastern SJP talks about repression of student activism by the administration and right-wing groups; and a report from Gaza during Israeli Apartheid Week.

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