Category Archives: Nation states

Lawrence Solomon: The UN’s phoney refugees

In the up-is-down bizarro world of UNRWA, the number of refugees only grows and grows. Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: Playing make-believe over Gaza

(August 7, 2014) ‘If there is any such thing as a Palestinian people, it is I, Yasser Arafat, who created them.’

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Lawrence Solomon: Gaza’s fantasy siege

Blockade? Wrong word for the limitations that Israel places on the free flow of goods. Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: Gaza’s war win

In the Israel-Gaza war, Gaza will be an economic winner, Israel an economic loser. Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: Where confusion over Ukraine begins

(May 16, 2014) Are people or countries sovereign? Continue reading

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