With Israel sliding ever further into right-wing nationalism, nothing encapsulates the ugly divisions and ramifications of that descent like the recently ended trial of Elor Azaria, 20, an Israeli soldier caught on videotape last year shooting an immobilized, already mortally wounded Palestinian in the head as he lay on the ground in Hebron. Read more.
Some may be inclined to think that Donald Trump’s executive order Thursday night establishing a task force to recommend reforms for the U.S. Postal Service reflects another salvo in the president’s war against Amazon. Trump’s attack on Amazon, a clear byproduct of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’s ownership of...read more.