The Genocide of Palestinians is Israel’s Long Term Goal | Mnar Muhawesh (1 of 2) In launching Operation Protective Edge, Israel has stated it has a goal of achieving “sustained calm in the region.” To achieve this, they maintained, they needed to destroy the tunnels and do anything required to protect Israeli citizens. It is hard to reconcile the destruction of over 134 factories in Gaza (and counting) with sustained [...]

Israel’s Operation Protective Edge Spurs Growth in BDS Movement Awareness of, and commitment to the movement of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) is growing both here in the United States and around the world. Describing BDS in an early 2014 piece, Beth Perry wrote: “It’s a broad tactic aimed to pressure the state itself to change. But it also reserves a special focus [...]