Palestinian Statehood: The Bid

This past week, President Barack Obama gave a speech at the 66th gathering of United Nations General Assembly. In part, the speech focused on his attempt to deny the Palestinians their right to U.N. recognized statehood. Obama stated, “I am convinced that there is no shortcut to the end of a conflict that has endured […]

Palestinian Statehood: Misuse of Anti-Semitism

  Before I can explore the issue of Palestinian statehood, it is now almost obligatory for human rights activists to discuss what Israeli scholar Norman G. Finkelstein calls the “misuse of anti-Semitism.” This article is the first of no less than three quick articles that explores the question of the Palestinians recent bid for the […]

Opposing the Jewish National Fund and Israeli Apartheid (Radio Exclusive)‏

Please click the link below to listen to the entire program on archive now: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/your-world-news/2011/08/15/opposing-the-jewish-national-fund-and-israeli-apartheid Join us this episode as we spoke with Noura Erakat about the Jewish National Fund and its role in ethnically cleansing Native Palestinians from their land in 1948 all the way to our present day and time. The Jewish National […]