The quest for an honest broker

I woke up today thinking about "the crucial financial support that [the US] gives the PA,” and it immediately reminded me of Auda Abu Tayi. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M-JDssZN0zw I saw Lawrence of Arabia on HD TV in my rental flat last week, and I thought, geez, here I am so close to where much of this classic … Continue reading The quest for an honest broker

We are all Palestinians

The Arab world is agog over Trumps’s plan to announce Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The president of Egypt has rightfully called Trump to warn him of the consequences of this dangerous action, as have numerous other Arab and Muslim leaders. The EU has also condemned the move; even Haaretz has come out against … Continue reading We are all Palestinians