Jake Johnson, staff writer
"As Israeli airstrikes persist and the living situation gravely worsens, Palestinians in Gaza are on the brink of a full-blown humanitarian crisis due to Israel's 10-year siege. Everyday life in besieged Gaza is shaped by Israeli policy."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Rashida Tlaib
"I think if more members of Congress actually knew the realities of war and...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Ayman Odeh, chairman of the Joint List,
"What a disaster. Literally the only good thing that can be said about this...


After eight months in prison for having the audacity to protest the brutal Israeli occupation with a childlike slap, Palestinian resistance icon Ahed Tamini, who turned 17 in custody, has been released - though not, it must be noted, really freed. In the long tradition of civility by the region's only "democracy," Israel marked her release by changing its time and location three times to avoid publicity, and arresting three artists painting a tribute mural of Tamini on their Apartheid Wall.