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The War of Ideas in the Middle East
The War of Ideas in the Middle East

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The BDS movement is vindicated once again by the nation-state law just passed by Israel's parliament, for having its eyes on the prize. Liberal Zionists are going to have to do some soul searching right now. Some will rise to the occasion, some won’t.
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Because he wrote a blog justifying armed resistance to armed settlers in 2011, Yossi Gurvitz was charged with the crime of incitement by Israeli government prosecutors. Then the case was purposely left open with no action and hung around his neck, and career, for 7 years till it was finally closed. The writer reflects on the painful experience.
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Criminalizing support for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement and denying entry to Israel of its active supporters is a step that even racist South Africa never took in opposing a similar transnationally organized solidarity movement says Richard Falk in an interview with Ahmed Abbes.
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Israel is effectively declaring itself an apartheid state and dropping its worn-out mask of democracy, Omar Barghouti says. And now that it is constitutionally mandated to racially discriminate against Palestinian citizens, this should stir people, institutions and governments to take effective action to hold Israel accountable.
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Once again, the 'NY Times' distorts its reporting about Israel's latest air attack on Gaza. The Times takes 3 paragraphs of dictation from an Israeli brigadier general, and, for good measure, adds another paragraph from a lower-level military mouthpiece. But the paper found no room to interview people like Ayman Odeh.
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More than 39 Jewish groups around the world that do not oppose BDS say the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of antisemitism equates antisemitism with advocacy for Palestinian rights and undermines both the Palestinian struggle for freedom and the global struggle against antisemitism.
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"Netanyahu's regime is digging a deep pit of fear, racism, and authoritarianism to divide us from each other. But they can never erase us from the homeland we share," Ayman Odeh of the Palestinian Joint List said in anger after Israeli parliament passed a law declaring Israel the nation state of the Jewish people.
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The Israeli Knesset passed a law Monday allowing critics of the Israeli occupation to be banned from giving presentations to school children.
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Nancy Murray writes: "Mondoweiss has humanized and given voice to those whom Israel has relentlessly demonized. Please help strengthen Mondoweiss, during this summer campaign to raise $60,000."
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Yesterday in Gaza Israeli forces killed Mohammed Sherif Badwan, 24, during the Great March of Return demonstration at the fence, east of Gaza city. Mohammed Zaanoun photographed protests at the Karni crossing for ActiveStills.
A killing in Gaza
A killing in Gaza
mondoweiss.net
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