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Turkish Action Movie Called Anti-Semitic

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A new Turkish action movie based on last summer's Israeli commando raid on a Gaza aid ship is generating controversy for its violent content, with som...

The Psychological Underpinnings of the Turkish-Israeli Rift

Alon Ben-Meir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Alon Ben-Meir

Israel needs to be disabused of the notion that the Islamist tendency' of the AK Party is the only driving force behind Turkey's policy and Turkey needs to understand that Israel has serious and legitimate security concerns.

The U.S. Must Answer: What Did it Know, and What Has it Done About the Attack On the Gaza Flotilla?

Vincent Warren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Vincent Warren

We all must continue our efforts to get answers from the U.S. government about what its role in, or knowledge of the attack on the flotilla, and what it has done since the attack to protect and vindicate the rights of its citizens.

UN Fact-Finding Mission: Israeli Killing Of US Citizen Was "Execution"

Truth-Out | Gareth Porter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Originally published in Truth-out By Gareth Porter The report of the fact-finding mission of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner ...

Roseanne Barr Says Israel Must End Their Blockade and Occupation of Gaza

Kathleen Wells, J.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kathleen Wells, J.D.

Actress and comedian Roseanne Barr has been a consistent voice for decades against some of the acts committed by the state of Israel. With this latest incident of the flotilla raid by Israeli commandos, we sat down for a talk.

Gaza: A Look At Life Behind The Israeli Blockade (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As Israel continues to grapple with the international uproar over its flotilla raid, NBC decided to cover a different side of the story by taking a ra...

Challenger I Passengers: Israeli Commandos Shot First

Mya Guarnieri | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mya Guarnieri

The IDF's footage of the Mavi Marmara raid does not include the crucial moments prior to the soldiers' boarding that would allow viewers to determine if the activists were behaving in self-defense.

O Jerusalem, Killing The Prophets

Rev. Chuck Freeman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Chuck Freeman

I do sit up and take notice when the lives of foreign peace activists are lost in the Middle East. When this occurs Israel seems to always be the perpetrator.

Photos Of Beaten Israeli Commandos Released By Turkey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Turkey's highest circulating newspaper Hurriyet on Sunday released photos of Israeli navy commandos who had been embroiled in the clash aboard the Gaz...

Israeli Flotilla Raid Aftermath VIDEO

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

AP released Friday what it says is previously unseen footage of the aftermath of the deadly flotilla raid by Israeli commandos last Monday which left ...

Netanyahu Considering Easing Gaza Blockade

Haaretz | Aluf Benn and Natasha Mozgovaya | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is prepared to consider easing the naval blockade of Gaza and involving international players in its enforcement....

Israel Gaza Attack: Do Actions of the 'Jewish State' Represent Jewish Values?

Ahmed Rehab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Ahmed Rehab

Israel's failure is not a failure of Jewish values. If anything, it's a failure to apply Jewish values.

Israel REJECTS International Probe Of Deadly Raid; Obama Administration Says It Urged Restraint

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

JERUSALEM - Israel on Thursday rejected calls from the United Nations and others for an international investigation of its deadly raid on a Gaza-bound...

Lucia Graves

Pelosi Declines To Denounce Gaza Blockade | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, when questioned about the Gaza blockade on Wednesday, refused to denounce it but expressed her regret over the Israeli rai...

Israeli Flotilla Raid VIDEO: More Mavi Marmara Footage Released By Israel

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Israel's military released more video Wednesday of Monday's raid on a flotilla attempting to carry aid to Gaza that left nine dead. The video, uploade...

Netanyahu: World 'hypocritical' for condemning Gaza flotilla raid

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rejected international criticism of a deadly raid against a flotilla carrying aid to Gaza ...