Posts Tagged “extremists”

Palestinians should get on the path toward statehood

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Palestinians should get on the path toward statehood

Palestinians should get on the path toward statehood Palestinians should not repeat the past 70 years. As we approach the 70th anniversary of the Nakba (catastrophe), Palestinians have a choice to make. Do we continue to allow people to dictate our future by blocking every peace effort and demanding all or nothing? Or do we accept…

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Saudi Crown Prince challenges extremists in US Tour

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Saudi Crown Prince challenges extremists in US Tour

Saudi Crown Prince challenges extremists in US Tour Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) is taking a realistic approach to the Middle East as he bolsters the voices of moderates, challenges the extremists and pushes for a realistic peace accord between Israel and Palestine. The tactic MBS is pursuing is one that few Arabs…

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Harsh anti-Normalization undermines Palestinian interests

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Harsh anti-Normalization undermines Palestinian interests

Harsh anti-Normalization undermines Palestinian interests Anger and emotion has driven many Palestinians to oppose any contacts with Israelis, calling it “normalization.” That’s a errant policy and a mistake, and it is misleading. Normalization is used by extremists to block any contacts between Palestinians and Israelis regardless of the intended outcome under the misleading belief that…

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The Arab League needs to be reorganized

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The Arab League needs to be reorganized

The Arab League needs to be reorganized The Arab League needs to be reorganized putting an emphasis on moderation and public relations while targeting for expulsion the extremists in the Arab World. It’s the only way to counter Israel’s abusive political public relations campaigns to demonize the Palestinians, blame all Arabs for ISIS, and tighten…

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ADC controversy has American Arab community on edge

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ADC controversy has American Arab community on edge

ADC controversy has American Arab community on edge Saudi Gazette, Sunday November 17, 2013 By RAY HANANIA Emotion often gets in the way of achievement in the American Arab community. You can’t seem to have a discussion without everyone screaming, yelling and calling you harsh names. It doesn’t matter whether the topic is Middle East…

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Saving Palestine: Part 3

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Saving Palestine: Part 3 Saudi Gazette Saturday, July 06, 2013 By RAY HANANIA The unfolding tragedy in Egypt as democracy comes crashing down is a reminder of the reality of the Arab people: We know how to protest, to complain, to reject and to destroy, but do we as a people know how to build?…

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Ray Hanania Video Commentary: Morsy and the struggle for Democracy in Egypt

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Egyptian’s have very few real choices, but if they succeed in ousting their first-ever Democratically elected President, Mohammed Morsy (Morsi) through protests rather than through an election process, then Democracy may be dead and the Arab Spring will have been little more than one tyrant movement trying to take control from another tyrant movement. Hanania…

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إنقاذ فلسطين : الجزء الأول

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إنقاذ فلسطين : الجزء الأول بقلم راي حنانيه (Saving Palestine Part 1) كغيره من وسائط التواصل الاجتماعي عبر الانترنت، يُعتبر فيسبوك أداة مُبهرة وسيفا ذو حدّين، فيه الجيد والسيّء. فمن جهة يمكن اعتبار فيسبوك وجوجل وتويتر وغيرها من عمالقة التواصل الاجتماعي كحكومات على رأس كل واحدة منها ديكتاتور، لا يسعى إلى دعم الحريات الفردية بل…

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J Street’s failures

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J Street’s failures Saudi Gazette Sunday, June 16, 2013 By Ray Hanania There is no doubt that Israel has been a major contributor to the collapse of the peace process. Worse though is the fact that “moderate” American Jewish organizations, like J Street founded in 2008 to promote a peaceful solution to the Arab-Israeli conflict,…

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الحرب بين المتطرفين والمعتدلين تطال اللجنة العربية الأمريكية لمكافحة التمييز

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الحرب بين المتطرفين والمعتدلين تطال اللجنة العربية الأمريكية لمكافحة التمييز ADC slammed by fanatics in Detroit بقلم راي حنانيه رشيدة طليب، أمريكية فلسطينية نائبة في المجلس التشريعي لولاية ميشيغن، بعثت برسالة نارية في 31 مايو/أيار للجنة العربية الأمريكية لمكافحة التمييز، وهي أهم منظمة في أمريكا تعنى بالحقوق المدنية للعرب، تتهم فيها مدير فرعها بميشيغن، السيد…

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