What you need to know about the bombings in Gaza

The 2014 attack on Gaza ended with a promise by Israel that it would ease restrictions on Gaza. That never happened. To bring change in Gaza, there must be significant change in policy. Israel’s blockade on Gaza must end, and Gaza must be allowed to reconnect to the West Bank.

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U.S. Recognition of Israel’s Golan Annexation a Threat to World Order

The Trump Administration’s decision to recognize Israel’s illegal annexation of the Golan Heights—Syrian territory seized in the June 1967 war—marks a serious violation of fundamental principles of international law. The inadmissibility of any country expanding its territory by force is a longstanding principle of the international legal order, enshrined in...

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American Empire Killed the Prospect of Peace

Here’s the question, though: Why have all the American wars of this century gone down in flames and what in the world have our leaders learned from such repetitive failures? The evidence before our eyes suggests that, when it comes to our senior military leaders at least, the answer would...

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[Free Forum] Medicare for All

Medicare for All would expand our current Medicare system to provide high-quality, comprehensive health care to everyone. And yet, fewer than half of Congressional democrats have signed on. What exactly is M4A and how do we get it passed?

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Israel’s Stranglehold on American Politics

The longer the ruling elites ignore Israel’s outsized, transparent and often illegal meddling in the American political system and Israel’s brutal oppression of Palestinians and censor and attack those such as Rep. Ilhan Omar who have the temerity to name this interference and the human rights abuses perpetrated by Israel,...

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