In Words and Deeds: The Genesis of Israeli Violence

In Words and Deeds: The Genesis of Israeli Violence

Not a day passes without a prominent Israeli politician or intellectual making an outrageous statement against Palestinians. Many of these statements tend to garner little attention or evoke rightly deserved outrage. Just recently, Israel’s Minister of Agriculture, Uri Ariel, called for more death and injuries on Palestinians in Gaza. “What is this special weapon we […]

Ahed Tamimi: The Wonder Woman I know Of

Ahed Tamimi: The Wonder Woman I know Of

By Ushaym Tariq Israelis call her Shirley Temper and Palestinians call her a hero, for fearlessly standing up to those who enforce the Israeli occupation of their land and those who terrorize her village. Her name is Ahed Tamimi. The young teen, is often seen dressed in jeans and a cartoon-emblazoned T-shirt, her wild locks […]

Trump`s alt-Right Ideology in Minutiae

Trump`s alt-Right Ideology in Minutiae

By Shafqat Mushtaq Okay. The wall building is again on cards. The cold winters will now roast the liberal-chickens! If nothing else this is what the immigration ban is all about. No unhindered frolicking in the streets of America for immigrants. That actually, Trump and Co. fear put in danger the grey hair of the […]

Israel Steps Closer to Making Jerusalem a Jewish-Only City

Israel Steps Closer to Making Jerusalem a Jewish-Only City

The Israeli government is planning a series of measures aimed at fully denying Palestinians their legal rights in Jerusalem and precluding any future peace settlement based on sharing the city between Israel and a future Palestinian state. One of the most aggressive measures to date is a bill that was approved by the Israeli Knesset […]

Year in Review: Will 2018 Usher in a New Palestinian Strategy?

Year in Review: Will 2018 Usher in a New Palestinian Strategy?

2017 will be remembered as the year that the so-called ‘peace process’, at least in its American formulation, has ended. And with its demise, a political framework that has served as the foundation for US foreign policy in the Middle East has also collapsed. The Palestinian leadership and its Arab and international allies will now […]

UNGA Resolution

UNGA Resolution

The United Nations General Assembly has voted against the United States decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. This is a very welcome development which among other things suggests that world opinion is against this odious and terrible move of the United States. But, the prosaic reality is that the United States has […]

Pak calls UN attention to suffering of Kashmiris, Palestinians

Pak calls UN attention to suffering of Kashmiris, Palestinians

United Nations: Pakistan raised the Kashmir issue again at the UN Security Council (UNSC), linking it to the Palestinian crisis and asserting that the world continues to watch these “egregious” situations without addressing them. Participating in an open debate at the UNSC, Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Maleeha Lodhi, on Wednesday said challenges to […]

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