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Former Israeli PM Olmert Shouted Down at University of Chicago (Video)

Ali Abunimah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Ali Abunimah

Recording and photography were officially banned at Olmert's request, but we had a camera anyway as protester after protester rose to make a statement before police forced them to leave.

Goldstone Backs Away From Report: The Two Faces of an International Poseur

Alan Dershowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alan Dershowitz

With so much of the civilized world condemning the his report, Richard Goldstone seems to be backing away from the report's conclusions -- at least when he speaks to his Jewish audiences.

Israeli Ambassador Explodes: Gaza War Critics Are Calling Us Nazis

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
MJ Rosenberg

The Israeli Ambassador to the U.S.'s take on the Goldstone report is ridiculous. In fact, nowhere in his piece does he dispute the report's finding that Israel (and Hamas) committed war crimes.

The Muffled Screams of Gaza

Abukar Arman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Abukar Arman

In the Egyptian government's recent decision to seal the few "tunnels of life" for the people of Gaza, the Palestinian people were abandoned at their most vulnerable point in time.

Goldstone Report "Irredeemably Biased," Says U.S. House

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The US House of Representatives has rejected as "irredeemably biased" the findings of a UN-sponsored report which says Israel committed war crimes d...

Read Goldstone's Report on Gaza

Rep. Keith Ellison | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rep. Keith Ellison

We stand for the values of democracy, truth and justice. There is no reason for Congress, Israel or any other party to fear an honest judge like Richard Goldstone -- his report should be studied, not dismissed.

J Street Conference To Open Amid Controversy

Washington Post | Dan Eggen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

J Street, an advocacy and lobbying firm created 18 months ago, is holding its first annual conference beginning Sunday, with participation from about ...

The Goldstone Report on Gaza

Jessica Montell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jessica Montell

With the release of the Goldstone report, Israel has a choice. It can continue to shoot the messenger and bury its head in the sand, or it can initiate a genuine process of truth-telling and taking responsibility.

Glaring Omissions in Goldstone Report

State Rep. Julie Hamos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
State Rep. Julie Hamos

Where is the repudiation of Hamas' refusal to recognize the State of Israel? How can Israel negotiate for a two-state solution when one Palestinian partner is bent on its destruction?

Goldstone Defends Gaza Report After "Barrage Of Criticism"

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A United Nations investigator has defended a report published earlier this month that accuses Israel and Palestinian fighters of war crimes following ...

Israel's Ehud Barak: Terrorism Pays At The UN

wsj.com | EHUD BARAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

This week the United Nation's Human Rights Council produced a 600-page report alleging that Israel carried out war crimes in Gaza. The Goldstone Repor...

Goldstone Report is Not to Be Ignored

Jamil Dakwar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamil Dakwar

Both U.S. standing in the world as well as global efforts to protect and enforce human rights will be greatly undermined if documented war crimes committed by Israel and Palestinian armed groups continue to be ignored.