2020-07-30 13:19:33

Chomsky on Israel’s Hindering of Palestinian Pandemic Response & Threat to Annex Occupied West Bank

Noam Chomsky says Israel's planned annexation of the occupied West Bank "basically formalizes" what has already been official policy over the last half-century, from both left-wing and right-wing parties in Israel. He compares Israel's treatment of Palestinians to anti-immigrant policies in the United States, and says the main goal of annexation is to take over as much territory while excluding its Palestinian inhabitants. "Israel does not want to bring Palestinian populations into the greater Israel they're constructing."

Democracy Now! produces a daily, global, independent news hour hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González.

Our reporting includes breaking daily news headlines and in-depth interviews with people on the front lines of the world’s most pressing issues.

On DN!, you’ll hear a diversity of voices speaking for themselves, providing a unique and sometimes provocative perspective on global events.

Missed an episode?  Check out DN on FSTV VOD anytime or visit the show page for the latest clips.

#FreeSpeechTV is one of the last standing national, independent news networks committed to advancing progressive social change.

#FSTV is available on Dish, DirectTV, AppleTV, Roku, Sling, and online at freespeech.org.

Coronavirus COVID-19 Democracy Now! Israel Noam Chomsky Palestine West Bank

War and Peace

The Thom Hartmann Program

How Terrorists Can Turn Nuclear Power Into Weapons

How Terrorists Can Turn Nuclear Power Into Weapons

Democracy Now!

CIA-Backed Afghan Death Squads Massacred Children Inside Religious Schools in Campaign of Terror

CIA-Backed Afghan Death Squads Massacred Children Inside Religious Schools in Campaign of Terror

Rising Up With Sonali

New Film ‘Nasrin’ Highlights Dissident Iranian Lawyer

New Film ‘Nasrin’ Highlights Dissident Iranian Lawyer

Democracy Now!

Palestinian Official Hanan Ashrawi: Trump’s Morocco-Israel Deal Legitimizes Land Theft & Occupation

Palestinian Official Hanan Ashrawi: Trump’s Morocco-Israel Deal Legitimizes Land Theft & Occupation

Related

Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! 01/22/21

Democracy Now! 01/22/21

Democracy Now!

As Pandemic Rips Through Indian Country, Indigenous Communities Work to Save Elders & Languages

As Pandemic Rips Through Indian Country, Indigenous Communities Work to Save Elders & Languages

Democracy Now!

As Death Toll Tops 410,000, Biden Pushes “Wartime Effort” to Fight COVID. But Could More Be Done?

As Death Toll Tops 410,000, Biden Pushes “Wartime Effort” to Fight COVID. But Could More Be Done?

Biden Rolls Out ‘Full-scale, Wartime’ Coronavirus Strategy

Biden Rolls Out ‘Full-scale, Wartime’ Coronavirus Strategy