Eli Massey is an inde­pen­dent jour­nal­ist, edi­tor, and researcher. His work has has appeared in the Chica­go Tri­bune, Cur­rent Affairs, Jacobin, Mon­doweiss, and else­where. He pre­vi­ous­ly was an intern at the Insti­tute for Pol­i­cy Stud­ies where he worked on Mid­dle East pol­i­tics and an edi­to­r­i­al intern at In These Times. Fol­low him at @EliJMassey
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Some Jewish Voice for Peace Members Worry About Workplace Reprisal
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The War We Forgot To End: Why Are We Still in Afghanistan?
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Meet the Rabbi Who Renounced Zionism and Embraced Palestinian Liberation
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Ilan Pappe: Israel Is the Last Remaining, Active Settler-Colonialist Project
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The Most Important Thing Missing from Coverage of Syria: The Perspectives of Syrians Themselves
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This Is the Best Moment Yet for Peace in Syria—And Diplomacy Is the Only Solution
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Why Did Howard Dean Pretend Unions and Wall Street Are Similar in Power and Influence?
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