News for 2012-11-18

Sunday, November 18, 2012
[field_image_caption-raw] Gilad Sharon, Son Of Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, Writes Op-Ed: 'We Need To Flatten Entire Neighborhoods In Gaza'
Gilad Sharon, son of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, wrote an op-ed on Sunday calling for even more aggressive Israeli strikes in Gaza. "We need to flatten entire neighborhoods in Gaza. Flatten all of Gaza," states Sharon in The Jerusalem Post.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Thousands Surround Obama's White House: 'Stop Keystone XL!'
Thousands of people began a planned march around the White House on Sunday afternoon, calling on the Obama Administration to reject the proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline and keep tar sands crude out of the US.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Five Reasons to Reject (Again) the Keystone XL Pipeline
This Sunday, activists are organizing another round of protests at the White House to urge the President to kill the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. This marks the beginning of a new post-election campaign to pressure the Administration to abandon dirty fossil fuel projects. Below is a piece ,...
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[title] Phyllis Bennis says Gaza War About Two Things: Occupation and Israeli Politics
RT's Abby Martin interviews Phyllis Bennis, Director of the New Internationalism Project at the Institute for Policy Studies, about the current escalation of violence in Gaza, and factors that play a role in the conflict:
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[field_image_caption-raw] Day 5: Israel 'Significantly Expands' War on Gaza; Civilian Death Toll Climbs
UPDATE: (3:39 PM EST) Media coverage on Sunday afternoon reported an escalation of Israeli air strikes, including one devastating missile attack that claimed the lives of many civilians.
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