Author Archives: Craig Higgins

About Craig Higgins

Craig Higgins is a graduate student and native of New Orleans with an interest in the Israel/Palestine conflict, and how it relates both to Middle Eastern and domestic US politics, particularly with regards to the 'special relationship' between Israel and the United States.

Two years since the murder of Ziad Jilani

Today marks the second anniversary of Ziad Jilani’s death at the hands of Maxim Vinogradov, an officer in Israel’s notorious border police.

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‘King Bibi’ is ready for his close up, and ‘Time’ is willing to oblige


Time magazine crowns Benjamin Netanyahu in its latest cover article, although he comes across as the leader of a country on the verge of a nervous breakdown.

Posted in Israel/Palestine, Israeli Government, Media | 23 Comments