Posts Tagged ‘Peres’

Prof. Noam Chomsky’s extended response to Obama’s Cairo Speech: Palestine-Israel, U.S. presence in the Middle East, U.S. rejectionism, and the Newspeak cover for no change in the U.S. quest for ‘global dominance’. (more…)

Scott Horton, host of AntiWar Radio, interviews Gareth Porter on the ‘smoking laptop’ used to falsely show Iran pursuing nuclear weapons program. (more…)

Prof. Noam Chomsky on Obama’s speech in Cairo to the ‘Muslim World’: his intent, his rhetoric, and his actions. (more…)

Freedomain Radio host Stefan Molyneux and Little Alex discuss the Middle East, China’s motivations in the global economy, positive and negatives of ‘liberalizing’ trade, among other topics. (more…)

Press TV throws my mentor, libertarian socialist Palestine-Israel scholar Dr. Norman Finkelstein, with a self-proclaimed “realist” (utilitarian Newspeak regurgitator) Timothy Lynch to discuss the U.S. relationship with Israel. The next day, Dr. Finkelstein was on a panel with Phyllis Bennis and Allon Ben Meir on the ‘peace process’. (more…)

al Jazeera’s “Inside Story” analyzes the IDF probe into its conduct in the recent Gaza Massacre, empiral evidence, and its motives behind the probe’s claims that it acted “in accordance with moral values and international law”. (more…)

HRW: Israel’s unlawful blockade of Gaza is the primary impediment to reconstruction and to the economic activity that is essential to any society. (more…)

Red-faced and unusually tongue-tied Israeli officials were forced to try and explain to U.S. Senator John Kerry during his visit to Israel last week why truckloads of pasta waiting to enter the besieged Gaza strip were not considered humanitarian aid while rice was. (more…)

al Jazzera’s “Empire” senior political analyst Marwan Bishara and his guests explore the deep relationship between Israel and the US — Israel’s primary military supplier — days after Obama taps co-founder of AIPAC lobby for administration, Amnesty Int’l calls for an arms embargo on Israel and Israel expands its illegal occupation of East Jersusalem. (more…)

IDF denies Human Rights Watch, B’Tselem access to Gaza. (more…)

DN! interviews Palestinian lawmaker/activist Dr. Mustafa Barghouti and Ben-Guiron University Prof. Neve Gordon to analyze Israel’s election results, the ‘racist’ shift of Israel  completing its ‘transformation to apartheid’, and the rise of neo-fascist Avigdor Lieberman. (more…)

At the World Economic Forum in Davos, Turkey PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the Palestine-Israel conflict and the process for peace in the Middle East. Israel Pres. Shimon Peres’ response was refused adequate rebuttal by the moderator and PM Erdogan walked off the stage, pledging never to go to Davos again, and headed back to Turkey. (more…)