Palestine

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Noam Chomsky said Tuesday that recent votes in Europe to recognize Palestinian statehood show growing actions by populations to distance themselves from Israel's "criminal actions." The noted noted linguist, author, and critic of U.S. empire added that continued fossil fuel extraction is destroying a future that would allow decent human existence...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The House of Commons, pictured in 2010. (Photo: UK Parliament/flickr/cc)
The UK parliament on Monday voted to recognize Palestine as a state alongside...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A day after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told police chiefs and...

Further

The carnage goes on in Gaza. Over 500 now dead. The devastation has sparked fury, with hundreds of thousands protesting around the world, Nobel laureates and other public figures demanding an arms embargo against Israel, and an emergency meeting by the U.N. Security Council just announced. Still, the sheer scope of the horror can also numb us into a sort of moral fatigue. Two individual stories of random life and death to make and keep it real: The little boy on the front, brought into Gaza...