Jan 30, 2022, RT.com -by Eva K Bartlett *Blog version longer than published version. Additional bits in Italics. Israel has apparently reprimanded a soldier for firing rounds into Gaza. That’s all very well, but what about the countless other soldiers who have done the same for years, maiming and killing Palestinian civilians? The soldier, who posted his… Read More Israel slaps wrist of soldier for Gaza TikTok video, but allows (orders) countless others to fire on/kill Palestinian civilians without reprimand
I spoke with Beirut-based geo-political analyst and media policy and law consultant, Laith Marouf, about Israel’s current indiscriminate bombing of Gaza, the events preceding this latest assault, and the remarkable new capabilities of Palestinian resistance in justly & legally resisting their occupier.
*I’m sure the title in Russian flowed better. I did amend it slightly to note and highlight that I was NOT attacked by a Russian, but likely an American/israeli. Vadim Manukyan interviewed me regarding an incident that happened last Saturday. **Please note: everyone I’ve met in Moscow, in Russia generally, has been *extremely* kind and… Read More Canadian journalist criticizing rallies attacked in Moscow with anti-Russian slogans
My speech at the al Quds Day demonstration yesterday. PLEASE reply to Doug Ford’s ignorant tweet: My replies:
I’ve expressed the similar sentiments to these below in the past, but the subject came up again today on social media and, as it is of utmost importance, I’m posting the commentaries here. Navid Nasr began the needed exchange with these words: “Apparently, for a lot of both Palestinian and non-Palestinian advocates for Palestine… Read More the road to Palestinian liberation lies…where?
-Finian Cuningham, Global Research, Jul 13, 2012 **excerpts** “This is where a segment of the so-called alternative media can play a valuable propaganda function for Western powers. Because such media are supposed to be independent, critical, non-corporate, the public tends to consider their reports as objective and unbiased. One such “alternative” news service is “Democracy… Read More “Democracy Now” [aka “Imperialism Now”] and the “Progressive” Alternative Media: Valued Cheerleaders For Imperialism and War
Because I know so many of the people in that very small Strip, through my cumulative about 3 years there, I can’t stop myself from scouring the latest death toll updates to see if any of the families, farmers, medics, resistance I knew are among the martyred. At the same time, I worry about new… Read More Gaza genocide and terrorism in Syria
“U.N. School Struck on July 30” An Aug 4 NY Times piece–while with many flaws–actually reported that there was no legitimate reason for the Zionists to have bombed a Jabailya UN school in which Palestinian internally-displaced were attempting to shelter. The headline, intentionally vague and downplayed (“Questions of Weapons and Warnings in Past Barrage on… Read More ny times forced to report a degree of truth on “Israel” genocide of Gaza…but still spin the reality
Electronic Intifada: “Concentrate” and “exterminate”: Israel parliament deputy speaker’s Gaza genocide plan: “Moshe Feiglin, the deputy speaker of the Knesset, Israel’s parliament, has published a plan for the total destruction of the Palestinian people in Gaza. His detailed plan, which calls for the use of concentration camps, amounts to direct and public incitement to genocide… Read More open calls for Genocide, hospitals destroyed,shut down… ‘israel’ is ‘defending’ its intent to genocide
Excerpts from a very useful discussion on the ‘Israeli’ massacre of Gaza and its lead-up, inevitability, criminality, from the IMEU: “As soon as the Palestinian Authority national unity government was announced in April, Israel set its sights on destroying it. It did so by first pressing for the government’s isolation and, when that failed, it… Read More IMEU: FAQ: Misperceptions about the Conflict in Gaza