While Hamas is the most immediate culprit behind the violence in Gaza, responsibility also rests with Fatah, Israel and the United States.
How Hamas grew from a radical minority to an electoral majority that's now patrolling the streets of the Gaza Strip.
The election of a Democratic majority in Congress won't curb U.S. support for Israeli attacks against the civilian populations of its Arab neighbors.
At the UN, George W. Bush praised democracy and diplomacy in the Middle East. Stephen Zunes gives you the real story.
All sides have claimed victory in the Lebanon conflict. They're all wrong.
The Irish saved civilization. Now it's time for them to help out the Middle East.
The Bush administration wants to punish the Lebanese for supporting Hezbollah. Whos next, Syria or Iran?
Israel starts a war to gain greater security while the United States backs an attack against two nascent democracies to promote democracy in the Middle East.
The escalation in Gaza is not an isolated development brought about by the abduction of a soldier. It is the logical conclusion of the unilateral policies pursued by the Israeli government over the last year.
UFPJ Talking Points #37: Someone better tell George Bush to be careful what he calls for, because this is what democracy looks like.