Category: News

Media Brief: Renewed War Edition

There’s irony in that the Oct. 7th surprise attack occurred one day after the 50th anniversary of the Yom Kippur War, and was characterized by a similar Israeli blindness and arrogance. We also examine war crimes, sexism, the day after, and more.

Ways to Help Israelis and Gazans

This is a list of NGOs, some providing humanitarian relief in Israel and others in the Gaza Strip, which would benefit from financial support.

Our Partners React to Hamas Horrors

This is a collection of initial statements by member organizations of the Progressive Israel Network on the new war launched by Hamas.

Media Brief: Saudi-Israel Relations Edition

This improbable development may be gaining momentum. The Israeli Tourism Minister had a Saudi visa in hand to participate in an international conference in Riyadh. And the Crown Prince said that ‘every day we get closer’ to a normalization deal.

Renewed Debate on US Aid to Israel

In recent weeks, there has been a flurry of media attention on the question of aid to Israel, mostly raised by sources friendly toward Israel and its security concerns….

Media Brief: Judicial Overthrow Edition

The Supreme Court would not be able to review any decision made by elected officials, including decisions about improper appointments or improper firing of public officials. In practice, these decisions will be hidden from the public eye . . .

A Selective Survey of Media

We’re presenting subjects ranging from Israel’s current crises to discussions of the Nakba, the welfare state in West Bank settlements, and a speech by a CUNY law school grad.