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Ali Abunimah

Ali Abunimah

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Mahmoud Abbas' real "accomplishment" was not the UN vote on Palestine

The Palestinian president has accomplished more for Israel than he has for Palestine.

Mahmoud Abbas' real "accomplishment" was not the UN vote on Palestine

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Economic exploitation of Palestinians flourishes under occupation

Despite claims to the contrary, the Palestinian economy is drowning in exploitation and debt.

Economic exploitation of Palestinians flourishes under occupation

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What's gone wrong at The Guardian?

Hiring Joshua Trevino, who endorsed the killing of Gaza flotilla members, is a worrying step for journalism.

What's gone wrong at The Guardian?

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Slamming the door to justice on Palestinians

Israel's ability to commit crimes against Palestinians with impunity relies on international complicity.

Slamming the door to justice on Palestinians

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Finkelstein, BDS and the destruction of Israel

Norman Finkelstein's views on the Boycott, Divest and Sanction movement may be somewhat shortsighted.

Finkelstein, BDS and the destruction of Israel

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Starving for freedom: The hunger strike of Khader Adnan

Khader Adnan, currently on hunger strike in an Israeli prison, runs the risk of dying without international help.

Starving for freedom: The hunger strike of Khader Adnan

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Why the UN must abolish the 'Quartet'

It was formed to assist in Israeli-Palestinian negotiations, in reality, envoy Tony Blair uses it for personal profit.

Why the UN must abolish the 'Quartet'

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Islamophobia, Zionism and the Norway massacre

Anti-Defamation League director Abraham Foxman condemned Breivik's ideology, but he is still an enabler of Islamophobia.

Islamophobia, Zionism and the Norway massacre

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Hollow 'reconciliation' in Palestine

Hamas and Fatah's agreement will only maintain the status quo of division, called 'unity' only for public consumption.

Hollow 'reconciliation' in Palestine

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Recognising Palestine?

The efforts of the Palestinian Authority to push for statehood are nothing more than an elaborate farce, writer says.

Recognising Palestine?

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Toward Palestine's 'Mubarak moment'

The Palestinian Authority should dissolve itself, as it is acting in Israel's interest, writer says.

Toward Palestine's 'Mubarak moment'

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PA lobbying blocked Shalit swap

The PA blocked potential prisoner swaps that would have freed thousands of Palestinians and Shalit.

PA lobbying blocked Shalit swap