Electronic Intifada

Hillary Clinton Attacks Dead Palestinians in Battle Against Bernie Sanders

With the presidential race heating up ahead of the New York primary, Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton has joined right-wing proponents of Israeli violence in attacking Bernie Sanders for his criticism of Israel’s 2014 military assault on Gaza.

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Pro-Israel Group Spreading Islamophobia at Columbia University

Students at Columbia University have expressed concern to administrators about what they see as racist and demeaning displays on campus from a group led by a soldier involved in Israel’s 2014 massacre in Gaza.

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Netanyahu’s Dreary and Menacing UN Speech Provokes Internet Mockery

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s mean-spirited and angry address to the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday was mostly as predictable as it was desperate and creepy.

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Israel Is Committing Genocide in the Gaza Ghetto

In a September 2006 article for The Electronic Intifada, I defined the Israeli policy towards the Gaza Strip as an incremental genocide.

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Israel's Right-Wing Govt. Knew Abducted Teens Were Already Dead As It Whipped Up Racist Frenzy

From the moment three Israeli teens were reported missing last month, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the country’s military-intelligence apparatus suppressed the flow of information to the general public. Through a toxic blend of propaganda, subterfuge and incitement, they inflamed a precarious situation, manipulating Israelis into supporting their agenda until they made an utterly avoidable nightmare inevitable.

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Christian Zionist John Hagee and Gov. Rick Perry Pushing Plan to Bring Texas A&M University to Major Palestinian Area in Israel

Palestine solidarity activists are campaigning against plans by Texas A&M University to take over a college in Nazareth, the city in present-day Israel with the highest number of Palestinian citizens.

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Israel Blocked Me From Going To My Own Wedding

When I was a small child, I moved from the US to Palestine. I moved to my father’s village of Kufr Malik, near Ramallah in the occupied West Bank.

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Israeli Impunity Exposed: Judge Lets Army Off the Hook For Death of Young American Activist

The Haifa District court ruled earlier today that the Israeli military is not responsible for killing American activist Rachel Corrie, and that Corrie was to blame for her own death.

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A Wildfire Is Burning All Illusions in Israel

"When I look out my window today and see a tree standing there, that tree gives me a greater sense of beauty and personal delight than all the vast forests I have seen in Switzerland or Scandinavia. Because every tree here was planted by us."  -- David Ben Gurion, Memoirs

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