Mahmoud Abbas

Media Ignores Poll Highlighting Abbas’ Lack of Legitimacy

Two-thirds of the Palestinians interviewed in a recent poll want Mahmoud Abbas to step down as President of the Palestinian Authority. The poll, which highlights problems in Palestinian society that hinder peace, has been ignored by most media outlets.

Res. 2334: Game Changer or Not?

Thanks to a US abstention the UN Security Council has passed Resolution 2334, asserting that Israeli settlements have "no legal validity" and are a "flagrant violation under international law." Will the resolution be counterproductive, like the settlement freeze President Obama imposed on Israel in 2009? Or will it help advance the cause of peace?

NPR Misleads Public on Palestinian Incitement to Violence

NPR runs another piece whitewashing and concealing the role of Abbas and the PA leadership in promoting anti-Israel hatred and encouraging violence, thus depriving listeners of the facts they need to understand the Arab-Israeli conflict.