US Abandons Human Rights Council Ahead Of Israeli War On Civilian Targets

The following article takes a look at the reasons behind the recent withdrawal of the United States from the United Nations Human Rights Council. It is suggested that the decision to abandon international standards of behaviour by the US Empire is a precursor to open warfare in the Middle East, most notably Lebanon, instigated by […]

Democrats are losing their fear of AIPAC and Haim Saban — Mondoweiss

Last night in Connecticut, Sarah Walsh of AIPAC told a Conservative synagogue audience that the lobby group is striving to ensure that support for Israel remains bipartisan, but there are more signs that progressive Democrats feel they are able to criticize Israeli policies. First, Rebecca Vilkomerson of Jewish Voice for Peace says there’s been a […]

Macron’s embrace of Israel is a throwback to France’s imperial past —

The President of France, Emmanuel Macron, has, to an extent, changed his country’s foreign policy towards Israel, making it more favourable. This is part and parcel of Macron’s neoliberal, pro-American, Atlanticist bent, a tendency which has even seen him snuggle up to hard-right US President Donald Trump. Macron’s embrace of Israel has been so complete… via […]