Have Arab states handpicked next Palestinian leader?

Have Arab states handpicked next Palestinian leader?

EXCLUSIVE: The secret Arab plan to oust Palestinian leader Abbas – David Hearst – Middle East Eye 27.05.16 The United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Jordan are reportedly planning to have former Gaza strongman Mohammed Dahlan replace PA President Mahmoud Abbas....
Right-wingers confirm – there is trouble in the tribe

Right-wingers confirm – there is trouble in the tribe

How right-wing critics who slammed my book proved its point on Israel – Dov Waxman – The Forward 29.05.16 ‘In my book, I argue that a historic transformation is occurring in the American Jewish relationship with Israel: The age of unquestioning support for...
ADL asks Israeli A-G to act against Lehava leader Gopstein

ADL asks Israeli A-G to act against Lehava leader Gopstein

US anti-extremism group asks Israel to curb rightwing Jewish activist – Harriet Sherwood – The Guardian 28.05.16 Anti-Defamation League calls for action against Lehava leader Benzion (Bentzi) Gopstein for inciting hatred against Arabs, Christians, gays. Follows launch...
Netanyahu again favours reactionaries and settler right

Netanyahu again favours reactionaries and settler right

How Israel lost its latest chance for a peace process – Bernard Avishai – The New Yorker 25.05.16 The real question is whether, by making common cause with the settler right against the IDF, Netanyahu is taking on forces that may finally be too big for him...