news that’s really fit to print
by Medea Benjamin
3 Jun 09 | ei
U.S. President Obama should visit the Gaza Strip to see the death and the destruction caused by Israel’s recent attacks.
Israel takes a clear and decisive step against the world displaying its rogue nature in latest shake up over the illegal settlement development. Read the rest of this entry »
Palestinian factions in exile in Damascus on Saturday warned Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas against giving up on the “rights of the Palestinian people” in exchange for a “U.S. illusion.” Read the rest of this entry »
The Israeli parliament has passed a preliminary reading of a bill that would mandate the imprisonment of anyone who calls for the end of Israel as a Jewish and democratic state, according to the Jerusalem Post newspaper.
12 May 09 | PTV
A recent poll shows the Iranian president’s popularity has grown among the electorate, while support for his rival, Mir-Hossein Mousavi has remained unchanged. Read the rest of this entry »
Palestinian officials established formal ties on Monday with Venezuela and opened a diplomatic mission in the South American country. Read the rest of this entry »
27 Apr 09 | PTV
Israel begins the construction of new settlements inside the Palestinian territories in defiance of preconditions for resuming peace talks in the region.