“This lunchtime Sharon convened a secret meeting of some of our generals and other top military and security people. They signed in blood an oath which commits them to join with the settlers and fight to the death to prevent any government of Israel withdrawing from the West Bank.”
By Peter Oborne
Oborne investigates how accountable, transparent and open to scrutiny the lobby is, particularly in regard to its funding and financial support of MPs. Oborne examines how the lobby operates from within parliament and the tactics it employs behind the scenes when engaging with print and broadcast media.
By Stuart Littlewood
Too many pro-Israel MPs speak and act as if they would rather wave the Israeli flag than the Union Jack. These ‘Israel-firsters’ refuse to condemn the illegal occupation, the racist policies and the war crimes. As Israel’s interest often clashes with Britain’s their defence of the indefensible inevitably raises questions about loyalty, a deadly serious issue given the number of Zionists in public life.
by Stuart Littlewood
“What has the British government and the international community done to lift the blockade? Next to nothing. Tough-sounding declarations are issued at regular intervals but little real pressure is applied. It is a scandal that the international community has sat on its hands in the face of this unfolding crisis…