Category: Middle East

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Medea Benjamin: #FreeBrittney and all Saudi Women too!

Please Help ZNet         Source: Countercurrents One week after Brittney Spears sent shockwaves across the world by relaying the conditions she has lived under for the past 13 years, a Los Angeles judge has denied her request to have her father removed from her conservatorship. Despite testifying that under her father’s care, Read more…

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Ramzy Baroud: Bennett’s Political Theater: The Decisive Israeli-Palestinian Fight Ahead

Many Palestinians believe that the May 10-21 military confrontation between Israel and the Gaza Resistance, along with the simultaneous popular revolt across Palestine, was a game-changer

Various Contributors: We Are Many

We Are Many is the never-before-told story of the largest demonstration in human history, and how the movement created by a small band of activists changed the world

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Juan Cole: Ethnic Cleansing Drive

Israeli Forces Demolish Shop, Homes of Palestinians in Jerusalem’s Silwan

Jamal Abdi: Biden’s Latest Middle East Airstrikes Give “More Fuel” to Conflict with Iran

Criticism is growing of recent U.S. airstrikes in Iraq and Syria, which the Biden administration says targeted Iran-backed militias

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Richard Falk: Approaching Iran: The Flaws Of Imperial Diplomacy In The Middle East

Control of the political narrative is an important dimension of geopolitics in the digital age

Michael Arria: Seattle teachers union endorses BDS

“Educators and institutions from around the world have come forward, as part of a vibrant and growing international movement in opposition to Israeli colonization and apartheid. We call on others to join us.”

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John Feffer: Iran’s Hardliners: We’re Back, Too

The victory of Ebrahim Raisi in Iran’s recent presidential elections may contain some surprising good news for the Biden administration

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Ramzy Baroud: Why Washington is Fawning over Israel’s New Government

Biden’s doctrine on Israel and Palestine is simple. He does not want to make an actual commitment to relaunching the peace process

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Brett Wilkins: As Iran Elects New President, Experts Urge Biden to Rejoin Nuclear Deal, Lift Sanctions

“The Biden administration must remain resolute and seek a break from the disastrous conditions that helped contribute to this result.”

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