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Palestinian options at the United Nations and the International Court of Justice

Victor KattanAt last, it appears that the United Nations General Assembly's (UNGA) 138-9 majority vote in November 2012 to accord Palestine observer state status might finally be bearing fruit. Sweden's announcement that it will recognise Palestine, the ... [Published Middle East Monitor - 19 hours ago]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Time to look beyond ‘symbolic’ votes

Britain’s moral responsibility towards Palestinians can hardly be addressed through such an inept gesture — nearly 100 years after the original meddling The text of the letter was short and precise, leaving no room for any misinterpretation in the “promise” ... [Published Gulf News - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

America's Jihad

By Dr K.R. Bolton, Foreign Policy JournalForeign Policy JournalSunday, Oct 19, 2014The Islamic State organization seems to have arisen overnight, well-armed, and swiftly moving through Iraq and Syria, seemingly unstoppable. One might wonder as to how ... [Published Axis of Logic - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Phantoms of the past: Britain’s vote on Palestine is a nonstarter

It would be intellectually dishonest to reflect on the British House of Commons’ vote of Monday, 13 October, on a Palestinian state without digging deeper into history. Regardless of the meaning of the non-binding motion, the parliamentary action cannot ... [Published Middle East Eye - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

IS’ sectarianism is not coincidental

CHe describes the reconstruction of this Arab country as such: “In practice, that meant paying for schools that would never be completed, setting up pastry shops on streets without water or electricity, and conducting endless propaganda events on Washington-generated ... [Published Jordan Times - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

A war going according to plan - but which plan?

A letter from Raqqa, in the heart of territory controlled by the Islamic State. United States military publications are full of analyses of the "third Gulf war", one of the most common views being that airstrikes may not be enough. The Washington administration, ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

What if ‘Islamic State’ did not exist?

WIn order to answer this question, one has to liberate the argument from its geopolitical and ideological confines.Many in the media (Western, Arab, etc.) use the reference “Islamist” to brand any movement, be it political, militant or even charity f ... [Published Jordan Times - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

What if Islamic State didn’t exist?

The threat of terrorism is used to justify war in Iraq and Syria, but the states involved have enabled its rise, says RAMZY BAROUDIn order to answer this question, one has to liberate the argument from its geopolitical and ideological confines.Many in ... [Published Morning Star Online - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Where true loyalty lies [Jordan Times, Amman :: ]

Sept. 29--The Umma and the Dawla: The Nation-State and the Arab Middle EastTamim Al BarghoutiLondon: Pluto Press, 2008Pp. 240Tamim Al Barghouti has become very popular as a poet. In "The Umma and the Dawla", he applies the analytical side of his intellect, ... [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 29 2014]
Entities: Amman, Islam, Nationalism
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Did Israel Help US by Downing Syrian Jet?

Today the US – backed by “moderate” Arab states like Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar and Jordan – started bombing territory in another sovereign state, Syria, without a UN Security Council resolution or a plausible argument that it is acting in self-defence. That ... [Published Dissident Voice - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Should NATO be helping Ukraine face Russia?

Boris Kagarlitsky is a well-known international commentator on Russian politics and society. Boris was a deputy to the Moscow City Soviet between 1990-93, during which time he was a member of the executive of the Socialist Party of Russia, co-founder ... [Published Transnational Institute - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Noam Chomsky: Drones Create More Terrorists

Professor Noam Chomsky, MIT, Andrey Vitek, On Western Terrorism: From Hiroshima to Drone Warfare, Pluto Press, 2014 - See more at: http://facultimedia.com/political-science-on-western-terrorism-from-hiroshima-to-drone-warfare/#sthash.9RQnDeTr.dpuf ... [Published FORA.tv - Sep 16 2014]

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Palestinian options at the United Nations and t... [Published Middle East Monitor - 19 hours ago]
Political Islam: An evolutionary history [Published DAWN Group - Oct 23 2014]
The Decline of United States Influence and the ... [Published Council on Hemispheric Affairs - Oct 22 2014]
Time to look beyond ‘symbolic’ votes [Published Gulf News - Oct 21 2014]
The Eurozone’s ‘New Austerity Model’ [Published ZNet - Oct 21 2014]
America's Jihad [Published Axis of Logic - Oct 19 2014]
Phantoms of the past: Britain’s vote on Palesti... [Published Middle East Eye - Oct 17 2014]
Nothing about Us without Us: The Token Palestin... [Published Toward Freedom - Oct 16 2014]
IS’ sectarianism is not coincidental [Published Jordan Times - Oct 14 2014]
Why President Rouhani's "Economic Package" is E... [Published Payvand Iran News - Oct 14 2014]
The Chronicle of Higher Education Interviews Ja... [Published Campus Watch - Oct 10 2014]
Preventing the oil and gas resource curse in Ea... [Published Pambazuka News - Oct 09 2014]
A war going according to plan - but which plan? [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Oct 09 2014]
George Monbiot, the Left’s McCarthy [Published ZNet - Oct 07 2014]
Nothing about us without us: The token Palestin... [Published Middle East Eye - Oct 06 2014]
Why is the Truth about Rwanda so Elusive? [Published Dissident Voice - Oct 04 2014]
The SWISH Report (25) [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Oct 02 2014]
What if ‘Islamic State’ did not exist? [Published Jordan Times - Oct 01 2014]
What if Islamic State didn’t exist? [Published Morning Star Online - Sep 30 2014]
Where true loyalty lies [Jordan Times, Amman :: ] [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 29 2014]
What if ‘Islamic State’ didn't exist? [Published Middle East Eye - Sep 29 2014]
Losing the plot: Israel’s premier to face new G... [Published People's World - Sep 26 2014]
From Running Joke to Role Model: Progress in Ev... [Published Council on Hemispheric Affairs - Sep 26 2014]
The Islamic State war: Iraq's echo [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Sep 25 2014]
Until the Rulers Obey: Learning from Latin Amer... [Published Upside Down World - Sep 24 2014]
How the Fashion Industry Cannibalises the Plane... [Published Pop Matters - Sep 24 2014]
Israeli Refuseniks: Occupation’s Dark Underbell... [Published Global Research - Sep 23 2014]
Another chapter of America’s unfinished Iraq war [Published Gulf News - Sep 23 2014]
Did Israel Help US by Downing Syrian Jet? [Published Dissident Voice - Sep 23 2014]
Nakhwa without borders: Gaza and the end of ‘Ar... [Published Middle East Eye - Sep 22 2014]
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Need for Tough Love: Defending the Gaza Assault... [Published Informed Comment - Aug 13 2014]
By Gregory Harms Almost two-thirds of Americans feel Israel’s operations in Gaza were justified. When given sufficient information, and when thinking outside ideological parameters, Americans commonly draw reasonable conclusions and are in agreement ...
Netanyahu’s Last Stand: Why he Cannot Win by Bo... [Published Informed Comment - Jul 17 2014]
Published on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 by Common Dreams br /> /p> br /> br />br />/p> By Ramzy Baroud When the bodies of three Israeli settlers – Aftali Frenkel and Gilad Shaar, both 16, and Eyal Yifrach, 19 – were found on ...
A World War in Iraq? Iran, Russia, Syria, US Sc... [Published Informed Comment - Jul 04 2014]
By Paul Rogers An unlikely alliance of four states is coalescing to oppose the ISIS advance in Iraq. But the group may not wait to be challenged. The recharged war in Iraq that got underway in June 2014 is moving towards its second month. ...
"It’s Time To Stand Up To Troika Austerity (Par... [Published Social Europe Journal - Jun 16 2014]
Thomas Fazi In my book, The Battle for Europe: How an Elite Hijacked a Continent – and How We Can Take It Back , published some months ago by Pluto Press, I argued that the austerity policies imposed on European member states (especially those of ...
Syria: Regime Resilience, Rise of al-Qaeda & th... [Published Informed Comment - Jun 07 2014]
By Paul Rogers The Damascus regime is winning its war for survival; Syria’s conflict will continue and even escalate. In the morass, diplomacy remains vital to any progress.  Bashar al-Assad reportedly won 88.7% of those voting in Syria’s presidential ...
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