Phyllis Bennis discusses the Israeli attack on Gaza.
"Longer term, if we don't understand this in the context of occupation, we're never going to end this cycle," Bennis says.
The Arab Awakening has made short work of Hamas' longstanding alliance with Bashar al-Assad.
Former Hamas leader Meshal envisions himself replacing the aging Mahmoud Abbas as head of the Palestinian Authority.
Hamas chief frustrates IDF chief by removing reasons for attacking Gaza.
The deal has been discussed since Shalit was captured in 2006, now the time has come for 1028 families to be reunited.
The prisoner exchange between Israel and Hamas reflects the power of occupation and the power of changing circumstances.
Talking to Free Speech Radio News about the implications of the strategic shift in the Palestinians' bid to join the United Nations as a member-state.
Israeli security forces report that they have arrested at least 100 suspected members of Hamas, claiming to have foiled multiple bombing and kidnapping plots.
Nine people were killed when Israel intercepted Gaza-bound aid ships last year. Now a new flotilla is planned, but Instead of condemning the murder, the Obama administration appears to be giving the right-wing Israeli government a green light to flout international law and human rights.