Regions / Palestinian Territories
The French vote to recognize Palistine as a state came on the heels of similar moves by the U.K., Irish, and Spanish legislatures.
An anonymous U.S. official caused a dustup when he called the Israeli prime minister "chickenshit." Others might have said worse.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced one of the most provocative settlements yet.
During and after Israel's war on Gaza, bipartisan congressional majorities have worked to undermine war crimes investigations by the United Nations and human rights groups.
As more European governments line up to recognize a Palestinian state, Israel (and the U.S.) look more isolated than ever.
Even some critics of Israel bristled when its recent attacks on Gaza were called "genocidal." But a closer look reveals disturbing parallels with genocides past.
Washington's major limitation towards Russia is not a lack of military leadership, but a lack of moral leadership.
Mass incarceration and militarized police forces are two of the most potent tools in a panoply of repressive instruments of power used by Israel and the U.S.
If the U.S. wants to mediate a long-lasting peace in Israel-Palestine, it must negotiate with Hamas.
U.S. civil society is more critical of Israeli actions in Palestine than ever. When will the U.S. government catch up?