Israel’s Killing & Detention Of Palestinian Children Reached New Heights In 2016 January 16, 2017
Israel’s killings and detentions of Palestinian children, demolitions of their homes, and restrictions on their travel and economy all reached dramatic heights last year.
US Support For Palestine Shifts As Obama Abstains From UN Vote On Israeli Settlements By Joe Catron
51% of young voters and 60% of Democrats want economic sanctions against Israel over its illegal settlement construction in the occupied West Bank.
Anti-Trump Organizers Plan Massive ‘J20’ Event To Mark Inauguration Day By Joe Catron
Organizers of inauguration protests speak to MintPress News about Jan. 20 and the prospects for mobilization under the Trump administration.
Not Just Standing Rock: Pipelines Threaten Native Lands Across The Country By Joe Catron
‘We are probably going to have to resist one pipeline at a time for many decades to come, and maybe longer,’ a Cherokee researcher tells MintPress as a Ramapough Lunaape chief says, ‘We need help now.’
Obama, Not Trump, May Be The Biggest Threat To The Iran Deal By Joe Catron
While the president-elect does pose a threat to the Iran deal, its gravest perils come from the Obama administration that negotiated it and now claims it as a landmark achievement.
Palestinians: Trump May Not Be Better For Palestine, But He Can’t Be Worse By Joe Catron
Donald Trump careened wildly between conflicting positions throughout his campaign, including his stance toward the pro-Israel establishment, leaving Palestinians and their supporters to wonder what a Trump administration will mean for the region.
The Election Revealed More About The Democratic Slump Than A ‘Trump Surge’ By Joe Catron
The biggest story of the 2016 presidential election is not a ‘Trump surge,’ but a Democratic collapse.
Anti-War Movement Anticipates More War Under A Clinton Presidency By Joe Catron
‘Clinton is one of the biggest war-mongers the country has,’ an anti-war organizer tells MintPress News as the candidate’s popularity sinks to record lows ahead of Election Day.
Will Rasmea Odeh’s Appeal Expose Israeli Prison Torture In A US Court? By Joe Catron
A federal court admitted Odeh’s conviction from an Israeli military court while excluding evidence that interrogators obtained it through physical and sexual torture.
ABC, NBC Censor Largest Native Mobilization In Decades Against Dakota Access Pipeline By Joe Catron
Native nations across the continent sign a new treaty opposing oilsands expansion as anthropologists, historians and museums condemn destruction of Sioux sites, but you wouldn’t know it from the mainstream media.