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Gazans Are Protesting Their Economy, Not Israel’s Existence

Gazans Are Protesting Their Economy, Not Israel’s Existence

The most important motive for the “Great March of Return” has been anger at Gaza's terrible conditions for daily life.
We Are Summer Farah

We Are Summer Farah

In episode 44, the girls are joined by student and Palestinian poet Summer Farah to discuss her experiences growing up as a Palestinian-American in the USA. They also discuss her poetry and use of
Palestinians Have Been Abandoned by Their Leaders

Palestinians Have Been Abandoned by Their Leaders

Both Israel and the Palestinian Authority are undermining democracy. Only a new generation can bring real change.
After killing of Palestinians, Israel isn’t faring well in court of public opinion

After killing of Palestinians, Israel isn’t faring well in court of public opinion

A week after the killings of over 60 Palestinians at the hands of Israeli soldiers — who injured about 3,000 more in a day of unbridled violence — the narrative of what exactly happened continues to
Drones Don’t Wear Uniforms. They Should.

Drones Don’t Wear Uniforms. They Should.

Israel’s use of consumer drones against protesters heralds a dangerous, lawless age of conflict.
Don’t Blame Hamas for the Gaza Bloodshed

Don’t Blame Hamas for the Gaza Bloodshed

Israel has a right to defend its borders, but shooting unarmed protesters who haven’t breached its frontier is disproportionate and illegal.
We Are The Unibrower

We Are The Unibrower

In episode 43, the girls discuss Gaza a little, then get in to the Middle East fatigue they have been experiencing from everything going on, then they go on to talk about how they met and how the
Turkey’s president compares Israel’s actions against Palestinians to Holocaust

Turkey’s president compares Israel’s actions against Palestinians to Holocaust

Recep Tayyip Erdogan called Israel's persecution 'state terror' that 'would put Nazis to shame'
The Onion’s Brutal Israel Commentary Goes Beyond Satire

The Onion’s Brutal Israel Commentary Goes Beyond Satire

The country's leading humor publication has taken a stance on the Israel-Palestine conflict in a way that most "real" newspapers haven't.
I live in Gaza. I want you to know why we’re protesting.

I live in Gaza. I want you to know why we’re protesting.

GAZA CITY — Zaheyya, 70 years old and tired after a long walk from Saladin Road to the “no-go” zone, looked among the huge crowd of protesters for a place to rest as she carried a Palestinian flag and
Drumpf’s Complicity In Israel’s Brutal Attacks On Palestinians Is Yet Another Example Of The GOP Taking Credit For Obama’s Hard Work

Drumpf’s Complicity In Israel’s Brutal Attacks On Palestinians Is Yet Another Example Of The GOP Taking Credit For Obama’s Hard Work

Since day one of his orange presidency, Drumpf has wasted no time putting his name on the hard-earned achievements of those before him and chalking those accomplishments up as his own personal
We Asked All of the 2020 Democratic Frontrunners About the Gaza Massacre

We Asked All of the 2020 Democratic Frontrunners About the Gaza Massacre

This week, Israeli troops shot and killed dozens of Palestinians protesting along the border fence separating southern Israel from the Gaza Strip, the deadliest violence in the region since the war

LISTEN: Hamas leader admits Gaza ‘protesters’ are not really protesters after all

Progressive America has excoriated Israel for “state-sanctioned terrorism” this week because its military forces have protected their country from an onslaught of Palestinian “protesters” from…
The Perils of Giving Israel What It Wants

The Perils of Giving Israel What It Wants

If President Bill Clinton acted too much like “Israel’s lawyer,” in the famous words of one of his top Middle East peace negotiators, President Barack Obama tried to act more like Israel’s doctor.
Mass Killings Won't Change America's Relationship with Israel

Mass Killings Won't Change America's Relationship with Israel

Dozens of civilians are dead and thousands more injured in the latest outburst of insane violence in Gaza. Yet the US debate seems frozen.
Infinity War Is About The Election, Danger: Poor People Organizing 5.15.18

Infinity War Is About The Election, Danger: Poor People Organizing 5.15.18

In episode 148, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Edgar Momplaisir of Culture Kings to discuss Trump bringing more jobs to China and a possible pay to play situation going on, more info on the
Nikki Haley walks out of U.N. Security Council meeting as Palestinian envoy begins to speak

Nikki Haley walks out of U.N. Security Council meeting as Palestinian envoy begins to speak

U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley walked out of a Security Council meeting on Tuesday when the Palestinian envoy began to speak, just hours after she praised Israel for acting with
Baby dies for breathing in teargas on deadly day in Gaza as US Embassy opens in Jerusalem

Baby dies for breathing in teargas on deadly day in Gaza as US Embassy opens in Jerusalem

The baby was among the 58 children and adults killed and more than 2,700 injured in the deadliest day since the 2014 Gaza war as the US embassy moved to Jerusalem.
Gambling Legal, Media Cool With Israel Murdering People 5.14.18

Gambling Legal, Media Cool With Israel Murdering People 5.14.18

In episode 147, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Kaseem Bentley to discuss the Supreme Court's decision to favor sports betting, the US opening an embassy in Jerusalem, main stream media's
White House claims Palestinian deaths are ‘propaganda’

White House claims Palestinian deaths are ‘propaganda’

White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah on Monday blamed Hamas for the scores of Palestinians killed by Israeli soldiers during protests along the border fence in Gaza, as the United