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"It's The Occupation Stupid"

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daoud Kuttab

Instead of pleading with the Israelis to accept the two-state solution, the US should simply ask the Israelis to end their military control of Arab lands occupied in June 1967.

Occupation 101: Hebron

J.D. Lasica | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
J.D. Lasica

The Israeli occupation is nowhere more evident than in the heart of this once thriving metropolis, whose hillsides hold 166,000 Palestinian residents but whose streets are a ghost town patrolled by the IDF.

How Israel is Wrong and the Palestinians are Misguided

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Cenk Uygur

Israel is occupying the West Bank (and effectively Gaza because they control the borders, the airspace, etc.). What are they going to do with it -- hold on to it forever?

Calling All Salespeople: To the Yoga Mat!

Cecilia Michelson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Cecilia Michelson

One day while doing some yoga exercises on the sales floor (albeit modified), I reached a state of enlightenment with respect to my work.

It's About Occupation

Freddy Deknatel | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Freddy Deknatel

My old landlord in Damascus is from the Golan. Christian, he fled with his wife and children from Quneitra, the region's capital, after the city fell ...

Olmert Offers Tough Words That Focus on Real Middle East Problem

Ray Hanania | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ray Hanania

Outgoing Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert had tough words to describe the militant actions of Israeli settlers living on occupied lands in the West Bank.

Obama on the Brink

Robert Scheer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Scheer

Both candidates are embracing, rather than challenging, the fundamental irrationality of Bush's "war on terror," which substitutes hysteria for rational analysis in appraising the dangers the country faces.

Obama Frames Iraq Right, Bush And McCain Slow To React

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

McCain's going to have to come up with some new spin to explain why Obama and Maliki are now singing from the same songbook on timetables for withdrawal.

Watch: 140 Arrested In San Francisco Iraq War Protest

The Uptake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Uptake

With the Anniversary of the Invasion of Iraq, protests against the continual occupation sprung up all over the United States. In a somewhat dramatic...