Why Canadian Aid Won’t Really Help Palestinian Entrepreneurs

Majd Mashharawi describes herself and other Palestinian entrepreneurs as “full of dreams, life, energy and hope.” She is determined to improve peoples’ lives. Canada recently announced that $37 million of a $50 million development aid package will go to supporting Palestinian entrepreneurship. Rather than assist people like Majd, however, Canadian aid won’t do much good….

Trump Is Just The Latest U.S. President To Push Palestine Around

U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton is at it again. He recently issued a blistering rebuke of the International Criminal Court (ICC): “We will let the ICC die on its own. After all, for all intents and purposes, the ICC is already dead to us.”

Israel Set To “Ethnically Cleanse” Palestinian Village of Khan al-Ahmar

A decision by the Israeli High Court to allow the demolishing of an entire Palestinian village has been described as “ethnic cleansing” by the Palestinian government. The Israeli High Court rejected a petition on Wednesday against the demolishing of the West Bank village of Khan al-Ahmar, a move that will see its Bedouin residents displaced…

Israel Continues Assault on Journalists: Tear Gas and Concussion Grenades Used

Israeli troops have violently subdued a protest by journalists in the West Bank. The protest, which was organised by the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS) and the Palestinian Broadcasting Corporation (PBC), centred on Ofer military prison, west of Ramallah. Several injuries have been reported. Israeli forces are said to have once more used excessive force against…

British Public Denounce Benjamin Netanyahu as Terrorist Sympathiser

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is coming under increasing scrutiny from members of the British public following his unprecedented public intercession in British domestic politics. Netanyahu publicly criticised British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Monday over his attendance at a memorial in Tunisia, an event misidentified by The Daily Mail as a tribute to…

Jeremy Corbyn Condemns Israeli War Crimes In Gaza

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has condemned the state of Israel for the ongoing slaughter of Palestinian protestors, 160 having been killed since March of this year. Corbyn, a long-standing supporter of human rights in Palestine, said that recent killings by Israeli Defence Force troops deserved “unequivocal condemnation,” the Labour leader highlighting the fact…