Tagged: Palestine

Nightmare on Cheney Street

If Wes Craven decided to make a horror movie out of the last year of U.S. politics, he would definitely cast Dick Cheney as the monster that can't be silenced.

Quaker Utopias

What would it look like if Quakers ruled the world?

Israeli Policy Gives Jews a Bad Name

Jewish tradition teaches each person to strive to become a pillar of ethics, learn the law and behave so as to answer to God for transgressions — not to rulers of a so-called Jewish state. There's a difference between being anti-Israel and anti-Semitic.

Detaining the United Nations

Richard Falk, the UN Special Rapporteur for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, wasn't allowed into Israel on a recent trip. That action fits a pattern of Israeli efforts to hide the human consequences of the siege of Gaza and of the escalating settlement expansion in the West Bank.