Category Archive: Middle East

EDWARD SAID’S DIARY ON MEETING SARTRE, DE BEAUVOIR AND FOUCAULT

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EDWARD SAID’S DIARY ON MEETING SARTRE, DE BEAUVOIR AND FOUCAULT( (http://www.lrb.co.uk/v22/n11/edward-said/diary) The following are quotes from Edward Said’s diary  on meeting Sarte, De Beauvior, and Foucault. Said was very disappointed with the French… Continue reading

Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli police in Jerusalem

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[More genocide bankrolled by the USA. Where there is repression, there is resistance. – NP] Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli police in Jerusalem By Ammar Awad JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Scores of Palestinians rioted… Continue reading

Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

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  [Libya is still in chaos after NATO and their Islamist allies deposed the Gadhafi regime. Instead of prosperity, Libya is now a land ruled by militias, warlords, and death squads. NATO has… Continue reading

Holocaust survivors condemn Israel for ‘Gaza massacre,’ call for boycott

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Holocaust survivors condemn Israel for ‘Gaza massacre,’ call for boycott By Haaretz In response to Elie Wiesel advertisement comparing Hamas to Nazis, 327 Jewish Holocaust survivors and descendants publish New York Times ad… Continue reading

U.S. military aid to Israel exceeds $100 billion

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[The USA is the real power behind Israel. Israel is armed to the teeth by the USA. Israel’s economy  and military machine are propped up by billions in aid. Without the rest of… Continue reading

FSA in Syria admit collaboration with Israel in video confession

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(new-power.org) The Times of Israel reports: “In a video uploaded to YouTube Monday by the Executive Sharia Council in the eastern Daraa Region, an Islamic court established by Al-Nusra in southern Syria, Sharif… Continue reading

On the Times of Israel article “When Genocide is Permissible”

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[Sometimes the imperialists let a little too much truth slip –NP] On the Times of Israel article “When Genocide is Permissible” (Vox) The English-language Israeli publication Times of Israel today published, and then… Continue reading

Gaza: Catholic Church told to evacuate ahead of Israeli bombing

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[Roughly a quarter of Palestinians are Christian. The US-financed genocide by Israel against the Palestinians is not just a war on Muslims. It is a war on all Palestinians, including Christians. This fact… Continue reading

Why the Islamic State has no sympathy for Hamas

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Why the Islamic State has no sympathy for Hamas (AlMonitor) Most of today’s Salafist jihadist movements have no interest in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, for the time being regarding it as irrelevant. Instead, their… Continue reading

Meshaal: We are ready to coexist with Jews, but not ‘occupiers’

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[The imperialist media portrays the current conflict as one where the Palestinians are refusing peace. The reality is that numerous reasonable peace proposals have been on the table for years. All rejected by… Continue reading

Palestinian children tortured, used as shields by Israel: U.N.

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[Genocide carried out by Israel, backed by the West. According to the West, the only children who matter are Israeli. Imperialism at work. –NP] Palestinian children tortured, used as shields by Israel: U.N.… Continue reading

MSNBC Contributor Slams Network For Pro-Israel Coverage: ‘We Are Ridiculous!’

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MSNBC Contributor Slams Network For Pro-Israel Coverage: ‘We Are Ridiculous!’ by Tom Kludt  (http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/drudge-obama-birther-conspiracy) An MSNBC contributor used her appearance on the cable news channel Monday to sharply criticize its coverage of the… Continue reading