Tag Archives: West Bank

Israel decimates Gaza as world faces global counter-revolutions

Lead from the September-October 2014 issue of News & Letters: Israel decimates Gaza as world faces global counter-revolutions The loss of lives and vast destruction visited In Israel’s war on Gaza has surpassed the horror of 2008’s “Operation Cast Lead.” Over 2,000 Palestinians … Continue reading

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Israel threw me out

As it becomes more commonplace to openly criticize Israeli apartheid and occupation, peace activists, human rights workers and even people who have publicly criticized the state of Israel are deemed a security risk, deported and banned from entering Israel for 10 years. Continue reading

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World in View: Israel: ‘Egypt is here’

From the September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: World in View: Israel: ‘Egypt is here’ by Gerry Emmett Israel has seen an unprecedented protest movement grow in the wake of the Arab Spring. Around 250,000 people marched through Tel … Continue reading

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Palestinian youth open new front in Arab Spring

From the new July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: Lead Palestinian youth open new front in Arab Spring by Gerry Emmett When thousands of unarmed Palestinians marched upon the Occupied Territories on May 15, they were met by gunfire … Continue reading

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New July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters is online

New July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters is online News & Letters, Vol. 56, No. 4 July-August 2011 You may view this issue of News & Letters in pdf form here Lead Palestinian youth open new front in Arab … Continue reading

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World in View: Counter-revolution targets Palestine

From the new issue of NEWS & LETTERS, May-June 2011: World in View: Counter-revolution targets Palestine by Gerry Emmett Something is becoming more apparent in the Middle East. Whenever counter-revolution raises its head, it begins looking in the direction of … Continue reading

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World in View: Neo-fascists in Israel

From the January-February 2011 issue of News & Letters: World in View: Neo-fascists in Israel by Gerry Emmett Dutch Rightist Geert Wilders, who has also visited New York to attack the so-called “Ground Zero Mosque,” visited the West Bank settlements … Continue reading

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