Daily Archive: May 6, 2018

Israel’s Racist Nation-State: Codifying Apartheid into Basic Law

A nation affording rights to its favored people over others is profoundly hostile to democratic values – what apartheid is all about. Arabs aren’t welcome or wanted in Israel except as servants to Jews. Israeli laws and customs discriminate against them – hostility toward Arabs in the Occupied Territories extreme. “Israel’s regime of occupation is inextricably bound up in human...

Pashinyan’s Self-Imposed Blockade is Economic Suicide for Armenia

“Opposition” leader Nikol Pashinyan’s call for a so-called “general strike” after parliament rejected his bid for Prime Minister has led to the self-imposed blockade of Armenia after “protesters” shut down the only highways connecting the landlocked country with the outside world, bringing this failing South Caucasian state closer to economic suicide and the resultant military-political turmoil that it entails, including...