‘We demand change’: US Palestinians issue list of principles for candidates

Statement signed by dozens of prominent US Palestinians calls for conditioning aid to Israel, returning US embassy to Tel Aviv and recognising right to boycott. A group of prominent Palestinian-Americans has issued a list of “principles” outlining its demands of candidates running in US elections. It …

Read More

Knee-on-neck, mass surveillance and protest suppression: How Israel shaped US policing

Two decades of Israeli-US police cooperation include training in racial profiling, counter terrorism and suppressing protests The video of a white police officer kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, an unarmed African American, for nearly nine minutes as he slowly died, gasping for air, has …

Read More

Noam Chomsky’s advice to Palestine advocates: Vote Biden, keep pressure on

In an interview with MEE, Chomsky discusses Sanders, Trump, Biden and effective activism regarding Palestine. Chomsky says Trump administration is ‘gang of psychopathic maniacs’. “It takes popular activism to change things,” Noam Chomsky says. The renowned author and leading intellectual wants Palestinian rights organisers to step …

Read More