Orly Noy wrote a powerful call to Israelis and Jews of the world in relation to the villages where I was and the larger context that diaspora Jews and Israelis need to consider and take up. This is a recent article from Israel that really nails a lot of issues on their heads.
By Orly Noy / +972 Magazine via LobeLog / November 29, 2016
When Will the U.S. Confront Its Role in Fueling Terror Attacks Across the Planet?
How can the West take political and emotional responsibility for the actions of others who have their own will?
By Vijay Prashad / AlterNet / January 4, 2017
Ford Isn’t Adding American Jobs Because of Donald Trump
The company is doing what’s made sense for years—and what the Bush and Obama administrations made possible.
By Daniel Gross / Slate / January 3, 2017
In ‘breathtaking’ UN vote, Obama changed his policy on Israeli settlements, making them a war crime — Norman Finkelstein
Interview by Philip Weiss /Mondoweiss / January 4, 2017
Setting out a left agenda in the Trump era
This report from an event in Washington, D.C., on a left-wing panel discussion that collectively put forward an anti-inauguration address for the resistance ahead features Naomi Klein, Jeremy Scahill, Anand Gopal, people I respect and listen to a lot for reality checks and ideas as well as Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor who I respect but am newer to.
By Danny Katch / Socialist Worker / January 23, 2017