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A salute to Joan Peters
Joan Peters is sorely missed right now. Four years after her death and 34 years after the publication of her bestselling book “From Time Immemorial,” the U.S. administration is recognizing her claims about so-called Palestinian refugeeism.
At last, some moral clarity
U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to end funding for UNRWA, the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees, brings some much-needed moral clarity to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Report suggests that Trump’s Mideast team seeks an end to Palestinian ‘refugee’ status
U.S. President Donald Trump’s Middle East policy team’s effort to shutter the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) may include efforts to clarify that millions of Palestinians are not considered refugees, according to a report on Friday.
Jonathan S. Tobin
Return of the refugee crisis
The U.N. agency devoted to perpetuating the Palestinian refugee problem is cutting its budget. Rather than this being a case of Trump hurting children, defunding UNRWA would give peace a chance.
UK opposition leader says his government would recognize Palestinian state
Posting to Twitter during a visit to Jordanian refugee camps on the border with Syria, Corbyn said “the next Labour government will recognize Palestine as a state as one step towards a genuine two-state solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict.”
US withholds $65 million from UN’s Palestinian refugee agency, calls for changes
The U.S. on Tuesday announced announced a major cut in its current funding of UNRWA, the United Nations agency dedicated solely to Palestinian refugees, while calling for reforms to the organization.