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U.S. Media Whitewashes Gaza Massacre

By Joe Lauria on May 14, 2018

Photo: Marcus Yam

Typical of the mindset of corporate media reporting on what happened in Gaza on Monday as Israeli soldiers killed more than 50 protesting Palestinians, is this tweet from CNN. (more…)

At least 41 Killed, 1700 Injured by Israeli Army in Gaza

May 14, 2018

Israel police have deployed thousands of police officiers in Jerusalem for the U.S. embassy relocation ceremony. (more…)

Trump’s War Against Iran

By Eric S. Margolis on May 12, 2018

Israel attacked alleged Iranian military positions in Syria on Tuesday, just one hour after Donald Trump pulled the U.S. out of the nuclear deal with Tehran. (more…)

Israeli Threats Fail to End Detainees’ Boycott of Military Courts

By Tamara Nassar on April 18, 2018

April 17, Palestinian women protest to mark Palestinian Prisoners Day. Photo: Anne Paq

Israeli occupation forces are threatening and beating Palestinian detainees in an attempt to pressure them to end their boycott of Israeli military courts. (more…)

Beware of White Helmets Bearing News

By Ann Wright on April 21, 2018

At the center of the controversy over an alleged chemical attack in the Damascus suburb of Duma on April 7 are the White Helmets, a self-described rescue operation about whom an Oscar-winning documentary was made. (more…)

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