Netanyahu requests a $2 billion increase in military aid on top of the more than $3 billion worth of weaponry that U.S. taxpayers provide to Israel each year.
Four days that include an opening reception, several feature-length and short films, in addition to panels with filmmakers, photographers and novelists.
Despite the focus on Iran, Israel is the only country in the Middle East that has a nuclear weapons arsenal.
Besieged territory struggles to recover from last year's attacks, despite pledges of aid.
The Institute for Policy Studies joins the DC Palestinian Film & Arts Festival for an evening to celebrate the resilience of Palestinian Community Leader Rasmea Odeh and raise funds for her legal defense fund.
IPS' New Internationlism project joins the call of Jewish Voice for Peace, Metro DC Chapter to proclaim to the Prime Minister of Israel, "You Don't Speak For Me!"
Phyllis Bennis discusses the significance of the escalating tensions between President Obama and Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu and the threat to Iran negotiations.
Before Obama's State of the Union address falls out of the news cycle, here are the foreign policy tidbits you need to remember.
In a move opposed by the United States and Israel, Palestinian leaders have submitted a request to join the International Criminal Court and sign over a dozen other international treaties.
The United Nations Security Council has again undermined efforts to end the Israeli occupation.