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Tuesday October 26, 2021
Juan Cole

  • September 21, 2021

    A tragic mistake?

    The Associated Press reports that the survivors of family members killed in a US hellfire missile strike on a civilian vehicle after US troops and...

  • June 08, 2021

    Targeting journalists

    The Israeli police took another step toward criminalizing journalism on Saturday when they arrested al-Jazeera Arabic correspondent Givara...

  • May 12, 2021

    Toothless outrage?

    The planting of more and more squatter settlements on land owned by Palestinian families is among the actions that produced massive unrest in...

  • September 02, 2020

    Covid-19 and the US

    The US reported its sixth million coronavirus case, and deaths are headed toward 200,000. It is hard to explain just how bad the US death rate under...

  • June 09, 2020

    A war crime

    Arab48 reports that some 6,000 Israelis gathered in Rabin Square in Tel Aviv on Saturday to protest the Netanyahu government's plan to annex one...

  • June 02, 2020

    On ‘subjects’

    In an interview with corrupt casino mogul Sheldon Adelson’s free newspaper, Israel ha-Yom, Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu said the...

  • May 06, 2020

    The reopen fanatics

    Roughly 1,264,000 US soldiers have died in all the wars this country has ever fought. A new simulation by the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton...

  • February 27, 2020

    Terror in white

    Last Thursday, a racist extremist went to two shisha bars in Hanau, Germany, randomly shooting the people there. Since smoking hookah is a Middle...

  • February 13, 2020

    Reality of apartheid

    The Israeli government blockade on Palestinian agricultural exports through Jordan illustrates the Apartheid character of Israeli rule over the...

  • December 29, 2019

    While America slept

    In 2019, the Middle East was shaken by a new round of street revolts. As the year began, Abdelaziz Bouteflika had announced a fifth run for the...