Jeremy R. Hammond, publisher and editor of Foreign Policy Journal and author of Obstacle to Peace: The US Role in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, speaks with Press TV about Israel’s escalation of illegal settlement construction in the occupied West Bank and why now, with Donald Trump in the presidency in the US, there is actually an important opportunity for the Palestinians to take steps toward ending the occupation regime.
Why the Trump Presidency Represents an Opportunity for Palestinians
About the Author
The mainstream media provide information within a very narrow framework that serves to manufacture consent for government policies and stifle meaningful debate on important issues.I provide analysis and commentary from outside the standard framework, challenging mainstream narratives, exposing government and media propaganda, and broadening the scope of the discussion.I'm an independent political analyst, publisher and editor of Foreign Policy Journal, and author. My new book is Obstacle to Peace: The US Role in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. Read the entire first chapter for free at ObstacleToPeace.com. Find me on the web at JeremyRHammond.com.