Phyllis Bennis and Shir Hever discuss the timing of the talks, U.S and European interests in resuming them, and the imbalanced power between the negotiating sides
Secretary of State John Kerry's Middle East negotiations are doomed to the same failure as the 22 years of failed diplomacy that precedes them.
Are zombies the key to peace between Israel and Palestine?
The charade of "generous offers" to the Palestinians.
A resolution to that end may be just sound and fury.
The United States must oppose the occupation and settlements, and support a Palestinian right to freedom, equality and statehood.
Maisara Abu Hamdiyeh is the second Palestinian prisoner in as many months to have died in Israeli custody.
Israel seems to have fewer and fewer qualms about being branded apartheid.
If Obama wants a say in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, he needs to be prepared to back up his words with actions.
IPS' Phyllis Bennis gives keynote address for "Expose AIPAC" teach-in and protests, addressing the question, "Can the U.S. Put Principles Before Special Interests?"