Israel claims that it is merely exercising its right to self-defense and that Gaza is no longer occupied. Here’s what you need to know about these talking points and more.
‘The Tank Shells Fell Like Rain’: Survivors of the Attack on UNRWA School Report Scenes of Carnage and Destruction
At least sixteen Palestinian refugees seeking shelter were killed, more than 200 were wounded.
According to a recently declassified Justice Department white paper, the president can serve as judge, jury and executioner.
Two weeks of conflict made crossing borders too difficult to arrange in time. They may have had a chance if they had gotten out.
Young Americans’ fondness for high-tech innovation could suit our need to shake up the political system.
Noam Chomsky responds to Yousef Munayyer, MJ Rosenberg, Nadia Ben-Youssef, Ran Greenstein and the Organizing Collective of the US Campaign for the Academic & Cultural Boycott of Israel.
After 9/11, the US invented a new kind of borderless, pre-emptive warfare, plunging the world into an endless cycle of violence.
To understand the present crisis over downed Malaysian flight MH17, we need to look at the roots of the new Cold War.
At age 70, a writer reflects on the so-called ‘American Century’—and the world it wrought.
Nearly ninety people were killed by Israeli forces today, most of them in one of Gaza’s poorest and most crowded neighborhoods.
Over 77 percent of the dead are civilians. Every day brings more stories of incomprehensible anguish and loss.
Western sanctions against Russia have done nothing to curb Putin’s support for rebels in eastern Ukraine, and may in fact have turned a regional dispute into an international crisis.
The Roberts court has expanded First Amendment protections to such an extent that strikes, pickets, and boycotts should be protected as free speech.
More than 240 Palestinians have been killed in air strikes, nearly 77 percent of them civilians, including almost fifty children.
“Fear, arbitrary arrests, indiscriminate bombing, killing, an uncertain future—this is the new democratic Iraq.”
Since June, San Diego and Los Angeles have passed a trio of minimum wage increases. Which city will be next?
If Israel is not brought to justice, it will commit the same crimes again and again.
The 52,000 unaccompanied children who have shown up at the border are fleeing gang violence and have valid claims to asylum.
As the online behemoth strengthens its monopoly over the marketplace, publishers, like bookstores, are in a fight for survival.