Regions / Israel
The Obama administration and congressional Democrats, in rejecting the recommendations of the Goldstone report, have defended Israeli war crimes in Gaza.
A left-leaning dissident Israeli makes the case that Israeli Jews have lost their way, and says to get back on track, Israel needs to admit to its share of responsibility for the plight of the Palestinians.
The Obama administration must take this report on atrocities committed during the Gaza War very seriously.
Has the Obama administration capitulated to Israel or made a shrewd calculation?
To promote the conditions for peace in the Middle East, the U.S. should tie security assistance to Israeli settlement policy.
To reach a peace settlement in the Middle East, the United States has to put pressure on Israel and reach out to Hamas.
Netanyahu's recent speech in favor of a Palestinian state contained several contradictory elements that cleverly undermined its central message.
Obama's approach toward the Muslim world may be diplomatic, but it remains the work of mobilized people across the United States to end Obama's war in Afghanistan and Pakistan, halt the occupation of Iraq immediately rather than years from now, stop U.S. military aid to Israel, and launch new negotiations with Iran not based on military threats.
A letter to Hillary Clinton from 10 state attorneys general argues that Israel's recent bloody siege of Gaza was "justified."
The Bush administration is gone, but covert operations are still going on.