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Am Johal: Bush and Kerry Highlight Differences

Monday, 4 October 2004, 11:36 am | Am Johal

It will probably be regarded as the best Presidential debate in a generation. And it had nothing to do with the characters involved, but everything to do with the subject matter and its relative time in history. More >>

Am Johal: It's The Occupation, Stupid!

Thursday, 30 September 2004, 2:01 pm | Am Johal

The Al Aqsa Intifada is a disaster for Israelis and Palestinians as it hits its fourth year with no significant advances, no real agreement in sight or an end to the violence. More >>

Culture and Dissent in Palestine

Thursday, 23 September 2004, 11:30 am | Am Johal

About a fifteen minute walk from the street vendors and businesses of the downtown Palestinian cultural capital of Ramallah, is a dangerous subversive place according to the Israeli authorities. So much so that they in fact in 2002 raided the Khalil ... More >>

Am Johal: Empire America And Bush's 'New Deal'

Monday, 20 September 2004, 10:26 am | Am Johal

Empire America in an election year is a bundle of paradoxes. Wearing the emblems of war like the Abu Ghraib affair, the 1,000 dead soldiers in Iraq and the thousands of dead civilians, accepting the implications of the Patriot Act, middle America ... More >>

Am Johal: The Diplomat Of Sheikh Jarrah

Monday, 20 September 2004, 10:20 am | Am Johal

In the Jerusalem Hotel in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem near Damascus Gate in the Old City you can hear the music of the oud wafting through the air on Friday and Saturday nights for its crowd of hotel guests and regulars. More >>

Am Johal: Breaking the Impasse

Thursday, 16 September 2004, 11:42 am | Am Johal

A friend once remarked that human rights is too important a matter to be left to politics. But the Left is dead in Israel. And if you hold to the observation that social change related to human rights in Israel will be initiated by the Left, this ... More >>