Cancelled Palestine Conference Promised Violent , Anti-Israel Propaganda
By A. J. CASCHETTA

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When the coronavirus restrictions prevented Middle East Studies academics from getting together in groups, they took their support for Palestine online. BDS organizations have been sucking up bandwidth for many months, pursuing their academic boycotts of Israel, comparing it to Apartheid South Africa, and decryingthe evils of its colonial settlers. Former PLO man and current Columbia University professor Rashid Khalidi …

eHeziCancelled Palestine Conference Promised Violent , Anti-Israel Propaganda
By A. J. CASCHETTA

Iranian Protests Were Not about the Price of Gas
By A.J. CASCHETTA

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Anyone who thinks that the recent protests in 100 cities throughout Iran were about gas prices did not pay attention to what the protesters were saying. The immediate spark that led to the Arab Spring was the 2010 self-immolation of a Tunisian fruit vendor, but the Arab Spring revolution was not about Tunisian citizens’ ability to obtain permits to sell …

eHeziIranian Protests Were Not about the Price of Gas
By A.J. CASCHETTA