It calls on the State Department “to contest Israel’s denials of entry to the West Bank by United States academics who have been invited to teach, confer, or do research at Palestinian universities.” Read more about Large majority votes for MLA resolution condemning Israeli restrictions on academics
This is the latest example of blatant cultural appropriation of indigenous Palestinian and regional culture to add to a long list that already includes falafel, hummus and olive oil. Read more about Did you know? Palestine’s knafeh is now “Israeli” too?
Despite Israel’s bluster, it remains closely allied with the Palestinian Authority, on which it relies to maintain control of millions of Palestinians. Read more about Why are US lawmakers more enraged over Hamas-Abbas deal than AIPAC?
A tenth Turkish civilian has died after a four-year coma. He was shot in the head by Israeli commandos who raided the Mavi Marmara humanitarian aid boat in May 2010. Read more about Turkish court issues "historic" arrest warrants for Israeli army commanders
The memo, revealed in a book to be published this week by British-Israeli political scientist Ahron Bregman adds evidence to support the thesis that Arafat was assassinated. Read more about “Top secret” Shin Bet memo suggested dead Arafat would benefit Israel
Public sector union Unison says it’s pleased Moty Cristal has dropped his case against them and against the UK’s National Health Service. Read more about Lawfare in retreat as Israeli colonel drops case against union
An interview with Radio Islam International about the recent reportage on Israel’s killing of two Palestinian teens in the occupied West Bank. Read more about Listen: Patrick O. Strickland on Israel's impunity and the killing of Palestinian teens
Known euphemistically as “security coordination,” PA intelligence and security forces work closely with Israeli occupation forces to suppress any Palestinian resistance. Read more about Mahmoud Abbas: collaboration with Israeli army, secret police is “sacred”
Children are routinely tortured in prisons run with the help of the British-Danish security firm. Read more about Bill Gates Foundation sells shares in Israeli prison contractor G4S
Israeli and New York Police Department commissioners meet to “learn from each other” and “strengthen partnership,” says Bill Bratton. Read more about NYC's top cop defends racist policing at Israel "security" conference