Israel

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The United States and Israel are set to ink on Wednesday a landmark 10-year, $38 billion military aid deal that will be a boon for U.S. arms manufacturers. It "constitutes the single largest pledge of bilateral military assistance in U.S. history," the State Department said in a statement. The new pact, which runs from 2019-2028, will give Israel—...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Israel and Facebook will team up to delete content the country views as...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
A campaigner in the West Bank puts up a poster in support of a BDS campaign. The Israeli government wants you to report this man. (Photo: Palestinian BDS Movement)
Amplifying the growing crackdown on dissent and specifically the Boycott,...

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Praising Israel's security as "the best" in counterterrorism, a group of U.S. police officials just returned from studying Israeli occupation-style policing - with its military gear, tactics and mindset - in hopes of emulating their expertise in racial profiling, excessive force, mass incarceration and other rights abuses in their own communities of color. From one lucid observer, "They're learning how to suppress a people, deny their rights and use force to hold down a subject population."