Eric Lee argues that Amnesty is biased in its coverage of the Israel-Palestine conflict and goes outside its remit to criticise Israel. This article first appeared in the Jewish Chronicle. Read the rest of this entry »
Uri Avnery’s take on Mahmoud Abbas’s decision not to stand for re-election as leader of the Palestinian Authority.
Mahmoud Abbas is fed up. The day before yesterday he withdrew his candidacy for the coming presidential election in the Palestinian Authority.
I understand him.
He feels betrayed. And the traitor is Barack Obama. Read the rest of this entry »