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  • Safra Children's Hospital
    Palestinian mom who wanted baby to become Islamic martyr changes her mind
    Dr. Raz Somech has become somewhat of a celebrity since being filmed in the documentary titled Precious Life. The film holds a valuable lesson for today's violent and tumultuous world, especially in the Middle East.In 2010, Dr. Somech...
  • Joan Rivers
    Joan Rivers blasts CNN and BBC over Gaza conflict (VIDEO)
    Joan Rivers, known for her humor, wasn’t laughing when she was approached by a TMZ cameraman on Friday. The extremely controversial television host and standup comic commented on the conflict in Gaza, and she was very direct and non-comedic...
  • Teen burned alive: Palestinian prosecutor says teen burned alive in Jerusalem
    Teen burned alive: Palestinian prosecutor says teen burned alive in Jerusalem
    An autopsy done on a teenager’s burned body that was found Wednesday in a wooded area near the Israeli and Palestinian capital of Jerusalem revealed that the 16 year old was burned alive. Mohammed Abu Khudair’s body was beaten, bashed...
  • A Palestinian teen has been murdered in a suspected revenge attack
    A Palestinian teen has been murdered in a suspected revenge attack
    There has been a new cycle of violence erupting between Palestinians and Israelis. Recently a Palestinian teen was abducted and killed in a suspected revenge attack reported Ma'an News Agency on July 3, 2014. Israeli army radio has reported a...
  • An Israel intelligence agent (Tsahi Halevi) and his informant (Shadi Mar'i)
    Israeli director Yuval Adler talks about the film he co-wrote with a Palestinian
    Out of the chaos of war, deep relationships are born that make for riveting movies. “Bethlehem,” co-written by the Israeli director Yuval Adler and Ali Waked, a Palestinian, focuses on the twisted and co-dependent connection between an...
  • Ariel Sharon
    Ariel Sharon dead at 85, world leaders respond
    Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, the trailblazing warrior-statesman who spent half a century as a military and political leader transforming the region, died on Saturday at age 85.Sharon died at Sheba Medical Center, near Tel Aviv,...
  • Palestinian secret tunnel with explosives
    Explosives found in secret Palestinian tunnel leading to Israel
    The Israeli government has uncovered a "secret" tunnel in Kibbutz, located in the Gaza Strip about 50 miles from Jerusalem.The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) report the secret tunnel is about 1 1/2 miles long, 65 feet deep, and contained...
  • mideast war
    Mideast war erupts on Seattle bus ads
    After a two-year truce, a new front has opened in the conflict between Palestinians and Israel. Fortunately, it's confined to Seattle county bus posters and it's only a war of words, according to a July 19 MCT report.The first shotIt all...
  • WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 22: U.S. President Barack Obama walks toward the White House on March 23, 2012 in Washington, DC after returning from his travel to the Middle East
    State Department continues to funnel money to the Middle East
    In times when the U.S. economy is still trying to recover, and has been facing federal budget cuts, the U.S. State Department has been sending money to the Middle East, totaling over two billion dollars in foreign aid in the last three months...
  • A Palestinian is arrested by Israeli police during clashes following a demonstration outside the Magistrate's Court  in Jerusalem
    Palestinian prisoner dies in an Israeli jail
    Today, Feb. 23, 2013, Al Jazeera has reported, Palestinian prisoner dies in Israeli custody. According to a prison spokesperson a Palestinian prisoner has died in an Israeli jail. News of this death has prompted a Palestinian official on Saturday...
  • 'The Law in These Parts' puts order before justice for the Palestinians
    'The Law in These Parts' puts order before justice for the Palestinians
    Different men sit on a chair behind a desk and a green screen. Archival footage runs on the green screen. They tell a story, a legal history that might shock you. If you've suspected that the original residents of the West Bank and Gaza Strip...
  • The Other Son
    The Other Son
    The current Israeli-Palestinian conflict casts an intimately moving face in The Other Son. A recipient of the 25th Annual Tokyo Film Festival's top honor, The Other Son (Le Fils de l'autre)spotlights two young men from opposite ends of the...
  • Izzeldin Abuelaish: The The Voice from Gaza that was Heard
    'Izzeldin Abuelaish: The Voice from Gaza that was Heard'
    ‘I Shall not Hate: A Gaza Doctor’s Journey on the Road to Peace and Human Dignity,’ by Izzeldin Abuelaish Walker and Company, 238...
  • Using the social networking media to inform Americans about the Arab culture
    Using the social networking media to inform Americans about the Arab culture
    You don't have to be an Arab American of Chicago inorder to know about Youtube. Today it seems as if more and more Arab Americans are putting together a series of comedic videos to introduce their Arab heritage.A coupleof these Youtubers are...
  • Newt and Callista Gingrich
    Gingrich takes heat for agreeing with PLO leader
    Former Speaker of the House, former History Professor, and current GOP Presidential front runner Newt Gingrich has stepped into a rather large pile of couscous, so to speak.Or has he?During an interview with The Jewish Channel, the LA Times is...