Israel says no to a nuclear weapons free middle east

By Leslie Bravery (source: sapienspromise.org) During Monday’s exploratory nuclear-free Middle East conference in Vienna, the deputy head of Israel’s Atomic Energy Commission, David Danieli, drew attention to Israel’s own failures to comply with...

Israel is becoming a bullying violent place

Without universality, rules of the game and understanding of liberal democracy, Israel is becoming a bullying and violent place. By Ari Shavit (source: Haaretz) It’s depressing. About two years ago MK Marina Solodkin (Kadima ) proposed banning any national...

Media shares blame for Isaraels crippled democracy

Precedent has shown that when the public loses its faith in the press and the legal system, democracy is at risk. By Israel Harel (source: Haaretz) The proposed amendment to Israel’s libel law wouldn’t be very effective. But dubbing it the “silencing...

Us Isarael funding terrorists in Syria

(source: Press TV) A prominent political analyst says that members of the anti-government “Free Syria Army” are not defected army personnel but militants backed, funded and armed by the United States, Israel, and Turkey. In an article published on Global...

Outrage spreads in pakistan over nato bombings

By Alex Lantier (source: World Socialist WebSite) US and Pakistani officials held intensive talks yesterday as outrage grew in the Pakistani population and army over the NATO bombing of two Pakistani border posts on Saturday. The raid, mounted in blatant violation of...