What Congresswoman Ilhan Omar said about AIPAC is, of course true. AIPAC operatives have been saying it for years.Read More
Martin Luther King Jr. ‘s allies urged him to remain silent about the Vietnam War, but he could not, so compelling was the tragedy. When he courageously spoke out, he was vilified for opposing the widespread pro-war sentiment.
Today we recognize MLK as a visionary. It’s risky to go against the tide, but our integrity must override our fear of rejection.Read More
How can a woman who has spent her life fighting for equality be stripped of a civil rights award? Some priorities simply surpass global justice.Read More
On December 6th, Ambassador Nikki Haley urged the UN General Assembly to do something new: condemn Hamas. Her attempt to persuade - using inaccurate and decontextualized arguments - failed.Read More
By Kathryn Shihadah
As is often the case with proponents of justice for Palestinians, Marc Lamont Hill was watched closely by Israel partisans as he spoke before the UN last week. They took a phrase – one phrase – from the speech and threw the rest aside, hoping the world would do likewise. Ever since, we’ve been herded toward the anti-Semitism charge and away from any reflection on the actual issue.Read More