Imperialism’s Shell Game by Darryl Li

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Israel’s genocidal onslaught on the Gaza Strip has prompted renewed scrutiny of the U.S. military aid that enables it. During the first five months of the current campaign, the Biden administration rushed to replenish Israel’s arsenal, with more than 100 separate arms transfers. And despite recent demands by left-leaning legislators for some restrictions on military aid to Israel – thanks to unprecedented popular mobilization for Palestinian liberation – the United States last week authorized over $10 billion in additional weapons. 

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Gaza in Context: A Collaborative Teach-In Series — International Law & the War on Palestine on Jadaliyya

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I think that really exemplifies sort of the rules of genocide and how people talk about genocide. So I think of these rules- I kind of divide them into two categories- there are the rules that are about how the powerful get to use the term and get to exploit it; and then there are the rules that are about preventing the less powerful from talking about genocide and making use of it.

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