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Containing the second Nakba

How difficult is Gaza. How cruel are the scenes coming from it. Deadly, provocative images. Daggers that attack the eye and the soul. All expressions of anger, all cries, are wasted.

March 04, 2024

How Gaza war has revitalized global solidarity with the Palestinians

Jared Kushner, a former US official whose relationship to power is that he married the wealthy daughter of a man who was later to become the US president, once attempted to teach Palestinians how to handle their own struggle for freedom.

March 04, 2024

Sweden’s NATO admission is great news for European security

Sweden last week cleared the final hurdle along its path toward membership of NATO. After months of delays, Hungarian parliamentarians voted 188 to six in favor of the Scandinavian nation’s entry into the alliance.

March 03, 2024