This article was originally published on Truthdig (www.truthdig.com). How can the Palestine solidarity movement win? What should it demand in order to combine the maximum of justice with political feasibility, and how should it frame those demands in order to reach a broad public? These are questions of political judgement rather than science. But sound political judgement […]
UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond: The window [for a two-state solution] is closing because of settlement patterns as much as anything else… If we see restraint in terms of not settling new areas, areas that are critical to the coherence of a two-state solution, the window will be a bit bigger. But it’s I’m afraid […]
A post-script to this. Podemos’s leader Pablo Iglesias was recently asked by Democracy Now‘s Amy Goodman for his position on the Israel-Palestine conflict. [The] international community should have some pressure to Israel in order to respect the international law and go back to the borders of the—before the war.