Bill Resnick talks with Stephen Zunes about the Iran Negotiations, the history of western involvemnt in Iran since the 1953 CIA coup, the current political conflicts in the middle east as about resources and power rather than religious ideology, the strange bedfellows of Israel and Saudi Arabia, the prospects for peace.
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A group of Oregon activists have succeeded in forcing an Israeli company to change the labeling on its products.
The company is called Sodastream, and it sells a soda-making machine that is popular among do-it-yourselfers.
But the Sodastream factory is located on Palestinian land in the West Bank, and the company takes advantage of the Israeli military occupation of Palestine, according to activists.
The Israeli company recently changed the labels on its products to say “Made in the West Bank.”
Previously the labels said “Made in Israel”. 3:08 minutes (4.31 MB)