Pretense of Progress Before Today’s Obama-Netanyahu Meeting

By: Tuesday July 6, 2010 6:01 am

“Easing” of blockade the day before Benjamin Netanyahu visits with President Obama is weak tea for Gazans under collective punishment while new settlement building campaign gears up and Phil Weis uncovers Gen. David Petraeus emails to Max Boot.


Opposition to Gaza Blockade Comes to Oakland

By: Monday June 21, 2010 6:00 am

Opposition to the blockade of Gaza moved yesterday to the docks of Oakland while Tony Blair led a PR campaign to sell a new “easing” of Israel’s efforts to keep essential goods from the Gazans.

Talk about Jurisdiction Shopping: Israel to Investigate Self with U.S. OK

By: Monday June 14, 2010 6:00 am

Now comes word that Israel has decided to ignore international calls for an independent, international investigation into the attack on the Gaza flotilla – and will instead investigate itself. Obama’s White House has said this is a great idea.

Israeli Cover-up Hides Casualty Count

By: Sunday June 6, 2010 5:00 pm

Do we know yet how many were killed, wounded or are missing from Monday’s attack on the humanitarian flotilla to Gaza?

National Review: Only Hard-Core, Left-Wing Extremists Use the Word “Apartheid” When Discussing Israel

By: Sunday June 6, 2010 11:30 am

I keep seeing National Review bloggers, particularly Mark Steyn, suggest that anyone who compares Israel’s policies to apartheid is ipso facto some anti-Semitic fringe kook.

Liz “BabyDick” Cheney: Obama Not Bloodthirsty Enough

By: Saturday June 5, 2010 12:00 pm

So now PapaDick’s evil spawn demands that the President of this country ignore the illegal killing of an American in service to her small-minded McCarthyite attacks?

MV Rachel Corrie Seized, Passengers Kidnapped by Israel

By: Saturday June 5, 2010 6:15 am

The MV Rachel Corrie was seized by Israeli forces this morning. According to Free, she was within 40 miles of Gaza when the second IDF warning was issued as well as threat to tow her to Ashdod.

MV Rachel Corrie – Reported Seized by Israeli Warships

By: Friday June 4, 2010 8:00 pm

Liveblogging with Edward Teller as we track reports on the status of the MV Rachel Corrie. Initial reports of seizure may be wrong – we’re updating as we learn more.

The US Is Defending Not Just Its Closest Ally in Israeli Raid, but Also Approach to War

By: Friday June 4, 2010 3:55 pm

I think there’s more to America’s defense of Israel’s attack on the Free Gaza flotilla than simply more blind support for Israel. By defending Israel’s attack, members of the US elite are also defending a problematic legal stance–one that the US has adopted in its own counterterrorist efforts.

Gaza Flotilla Demonstration in Paris

By: Friday June 4, 2010 12:15 pm

About 200 people demonstrated against the attack on the Gaza flotilla in Paris on Thursday.

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