Max Blu­men­thal, a TomDis­patch reg­u­lar, is the author of the best­selling Repub­li­can Gomor­rah and of Goliath, the win­ner of the Lan­nan Foun­da­tion­al Cul­tur­al Free­dom Notable Book Award. He is a senior writer for Alter­net. His new book is The 51 Day War: Ruin and Resis­tance in Gaza (Nation Books). Fol­low him on Twit­ter @maxblumenthal.
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Elie Wiesel Denounced Oppression of Jews—But Didn’t Do the Same for Palestinians
How should we remember the Nobel Peace Prize recipient who also provided cover for the devastation of the Middle East?
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Waiting for the Next Israeli Assault in Gaza
Before homes are even rebuilt in the ruins of the Gaza Strip, another war looms.