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Pro-Israel students complain about harassment on US campuses

  • You have to hand it to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), the powerful pro-Israel lobby group that herds US foreign policy on issues related to Israel and the Middle East. It has come out with a new documentary called “Hate Spaces,” which claims to expose rising anti-Semitism...
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How Hollywood movies define US policies

  • The battle between the biased US news media and President Donald Trump was not the only thing on the minds of Americans during these past few weeks. Nearly 20 million of them went to theaters to watch “Patriots Day,” a dramatization of how two Chechen Muslims killed four Americans and injured...
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Trump, Obama and the ‘complacency of hope’

  • Somehow, Arabs have been herded into believing that we need “hope.”We have been convinced that we, Arabs, should just sit back and do nothing because someone is going to do for us what we need to do for ourselves, to achieve justice, peace and achieve equality in the world.The battle lines of...
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It is not about money, but PR power

  • A donation of $25,000 to the UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), which helps Palestinian refugees abandoned and abused by Israel, may not sound like much, but it is. The donation came from Kal Penn, an actor starring in the hit TV series “Designated Survivor” as a White House spokesman.Penn, who...
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Without Arab action, Kerry’s truths mean nothing

  • Although you have to tip your hat to Barack Obama for at least trying to expose the lies of Israel’s government, the real hero in his fast-ending presidency is Secretary of State John Kerry, an American hero in every sense of the word. He was a military hero whose record was trashed by well...
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The year that ended an epoch?

  • As 2016 came to an end, the outlook for 2017 is shrouded in uncertainty. Tensions in the Middle East are rising, and populist movements have appeared in Europe and the US.In the Middle East, the tragic conflict in Syria continues, despite several fruitless attempts at rapprochement, which were...
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An empty gesture

  • This refers to the article “UN vote a slap at Netanyahu rather than defense of peace” (Dec. 29) by Ray Hanania. As a matter of fact, the Obama administration’s act against Israel in the last phase of his office is like a storm in the teacup. Obama should have done more before so that there might...
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UN vote a slap at Netanyahu rather than defense of peace

  • Much is being made of US President Barack Obama’s decision not to veto a UN Security Council resolution declaring what the whole world already believes: Israel’s settlements violate international law.Israel’s extremist Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to withdraw from the UN body....
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America’s empty ‘happy talk’ on Palestine coming to an end

  • US President-elect Donald Trump is doing exactly what Palestinians and the Arab world need. He is throwing out all the useless, do-nothing “happy talk” about saving Palestine and Jerusalem that has put the Arab and Muslim worlds in a coma. Arabs and Muslims do not see it because their minds are...
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Israel’s Arabs remain key to peace

  • If Palestinians are to have a voice in their future, it must begin inside Israel by Arabs who take the initiative to change Israel’s policies. Historically, Israel’s Arab population has boycotted Israeli elections in protest against Israel’s discriminatory policies against non-Jews. That changed...
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