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What is behind the conflicts in the Arab world?

Friday, 2 December 2016, 4:34 pm | Redress Information

The short answer to the question in the title is: where does one start? If things in the Middle East and North Africa were not complicated enough, answering the question has been made even more difficult by the rise of Donald Trump, and the fact that ... More >>

The real link between Israel’s forest fires and muezzin bill

Friday, 2 December 2016, 3:35 pm | Redress Information

Israeli legislation ostensibly intended to tackle noise pollution from Muslim houses of worship has, paradoxically, served chiefly to provoke a cacophony of indignation across much of the Middle East. More >>

HRW & FIFA test Middle East fallout of Trump’s election

Tuesday, 29 November 2016, 2:28 pm | Redress Information

Human Rights Watch (HRW), in an initial probing of the impact of the rise of US President-elect Donald J. Trump, has asked the United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights to include world football body FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) in ... More >>

Qatari soft power efforts: 2 steps forward, 1 step backwards

Tuesday, 22 November 2016, 3:38 pm | Redress Information

Efforts to leverage Qatar’s 2022 World Cup hosting rights to create the soft power the Gulf state needs to punch above its weight and ensure a sympathetic hearing in the international community in times of emergency operate on the Leninist principle ... More >>

Trump may kill Netanyahu with kindness - Jonathan Cook

Friday, 18 November 2016, 4:21 pm | Redress Information

While the United States presidential election bitterly divided the American public, most Israelis were sanguine about the race. Both candidates – Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton – were keen to end eight years of icy mistrust between Barack Obama, ... More >>

Palestine considers suing Israel in int'l sports court

Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 4:11 pm | Redress Information

The Palestine Football Association (PFA), in a first testing of Palestine’s ability to fight its battle with Israel in international courts, plans to go to the world’s top court for sports in a bid to force its Israeli counterpart to view Israeli settlements ... More >>

The Israeli Trumpess: Miri Regev By Uri Avnery

Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 4:19 pm | Redress Information

What will Donald Trump do if he loses the elections in a week and a half from now, as most polls indicate? More >>

Liars - Lawrence Davidson

Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 4:13 pm | Redress Information

For those who might wonder why foreign policy makers repeatedly make bad choices, some insight might be drawn from the following analysis. The action here plays out in the United States, but the lessons are probably universal. More >>

Moral courage vs spineless cowardice

Monday, 12 September 2016, 11:35 am | Redress Information

I am not the envious type, but I envy the Germans. More >>

Ten billion reasons to demand system change

Thursday, 26 November 2015, 12:32 pm | Redress Information

With the release of a refreshingly pessimistic science-based documentary that connects human development with the global ecological crisis, there is even more reason for concerned citizens to take to the streets in unprecedented numbers to demand a radical ... More >>

David Cameron rewards Israel super-stooge

Sunday, 13 September 2015, 10:52 am | Redress Information

As demands increase for Netanyahu’s arrest and Gaza becomes “unliveable”, Cameron appoints the director of Conservative Friends of Israel, Stuart Polak, to the House of Lords More >>

New on Redress Information and Analysis

Tuesday, 8 September 2015, 9:47 am | Redress Information

“Palestine: The end or a new beginning?” Alan Hart says the future of the Palestinian cause depends on whether there are enough diaspora Palestinians who care enough to become politically engaged to rebuild their national institutions on democratic principles ... More >>

Generals allegedly spoilt Netanyahu’s plan to attack Iran

Saturday, 29 August 2015, 10:08 am | Redress Information

I must admit that Moshe “Bogie” Ya’alon did not top the list of my favourite politicians. The former army chief of staff and present minister of defence looked to me like a mere lackey of Binyamin Netanyahu and a one-dimensional militarist. ... More >>

Peace and the ideology of greed and division

Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 1:41 pm | Redress Information

We all want peace, don’t we? Peaceful relationships and communities, an absence of violence and conflict, a world at peace. More >>

A far flung fight for justice in Palestine

Saturday, 15 August 2015, 12:02 pm | Redress Information

Even before Palestine was “officially” partitioned by the November 1947 vote of the UN General Assembly, Zionist forces on the ground were on the offensive and, consequently, creating refugees. It could be no other way, given their ideologically ... More >>

Jewish terrorists & the dilemma of administrative detention

Saturday, 15 August 2015, 11:43 am | Redress Information

Some of my best friends demand that I write an article condemning unconditionally the “administrative detention” of Jewish terrorists. More >>

Hamas and Fatah complicit in the Israeli occupation

Saturday, 8 August 2015, 2:43 pm | Redress Information

Binyamin Netanyahu is not known as a classical scholar but, even, so he has adopted the Roman maxim Divide et Impera , divide and rule. More >>

UK Labour Party: a sad end, or a bold new beginning?

Saturday, 8 August 2015, 2:20 pm | Redress Information

UK Labour Party bosses are on a suicide mission to block support for the party’s most likely saviour, Jeremy Corbyn, who has emerged as the front-runner in the leadership contest. More >>

“Israel has not changed for the worse, it’s always been bad”

Saturday, 8 August 2015, 10:52 am | Redress Information

The quote above is from an article by Avigail Abarbanel published on the Mondoweiss website under the headline “ It’s time for American Jews to recognize that they have been duped ” (by Zionism). More >>

Italian Premier Renzi gets his facts wrong on Israel

Saturday, 1 August 2015, 12:15 pm | Redress Information

Italian Premier Renzi gets his facts and priorities wrong on Israel and the Palestinian struggle More >>

 

 

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