Search: Palestine,Arab Spring (3 materials)

The Ferguson Intifada, or Why African-Americans are America’s Palestinians

... Israelis, this might seem incomprehensible. What could African-Americans and Palestinians have in common with each other? Well, despite all the differences, quite a lot actually. America in particular can very much look at the situation in Israel/Palestine as a cautionary tale. And the sad reality of all of this is that this whole incident of young Michael Brown being killed by Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, and its aftermath is but one single brick in a Berlin Wall of America’s ...


The Arab League Summit: a Stress Test or a Chance for an Agreement?

... to Tehran and his Qatar bias. Qatar, wittily labeled by a commentator "a disproportionally great power", used the Arab Spring to unleash previously unseen political activity, among other things through its Al Jazeera TV channel and claim a ... ... League's future. Iran and the U.S.A. on the Margins of the Summit The last truly collective LAS step was made with regards to Palestine. The agreement between the G6 and Tehran over the Iranian nuclear program was viewed officially by Riyadh as something ...


Prospects for Hamas movement in Palestine and the arab spring

The growing Islamist trends in the Arab Spring countries are consolidating the positions of radical Hamas movement. What will this result in? Hamas is getting stronger in Palestine along with the consolidation of the Islamists’ positions in the Arab Spring countries. The differences in Hamas’ and Fatah’s approaches towards Israel and their rivalry for power prevent the achievement of peace in the region bringing to nought new initiatives of the international community. Preliminary results ...


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