Distress, humiliation, uncertainty: Israelis, do you now see what drives Palestinian resistance?
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
Slowly but surely the option of violent opposition is surfacing. The combination of economic distress, fear, humiliation, uncertainty and a lack of leadership are bringing voices to the fore in broadcast studios and on social media that have probably ...
The USAmerican roots of nazism
- Jorge Majfud
“If you are a blond, you belong to the best people in the world, but it’s all over with you! Your forebears committed the fatal mistake of intermingling with inferior brunettes, and as a result the great qualities of the blond race, which ...
Spanish Parliamentary groups ask for the clarification of the disappearance of the Sahrawi leader Bassiri at the hands of Spanish officials 50 years ago
- Mundo Obrero
The Spanish authorities ordered the army to fire on a crowd of men, women and children who gathered in El Ayoun, to call for an end to Spanish colonial policy.
It is 50 years since the disappearance of the Sahrawi leader Mohammed Sidi Brahim "Bassiri" ...
China to close all live poultry markets gradually
- Xinhua News Agency 新华社
BEIJING, July 3 (Xinhua) -- China will close all live poultry markets in a step-by-step manner in a bid to reduce public health risks, an official said Friday.
China will crack down on the illegal wildlife trade, ban the consumption of wild animals, ...
Turmoil at funeral of singer Hachalu Hundessa shows Ethiopia’s ‘combustible’ politics
- Abdi Latif Dahir - Tiksa Negeri
At least 81 people have been killed and dozens injured in the unrest that followed the killing of Hachalu Hundessa, underscoring long-simmering tensions in the Horn of Africa nation.
The Ethiopian musician Hachalu Hundessa posing while dressed ...
Many will take credit, but this is the real reason Netanyahu delayed his annexation plan
- Anshel Pfeffer אנשיל פפר
To avoid his biggest nightmare, the Israeli prime minister has to show some restraint
Benjamin Netanyahu may be a Litvak*, but 17 months ago, facing a deadlocked election, he followed the advice of the Hasidic rabbi in the old story: He brought in a ...
Tearing down statues doesn’t erase History, it makes us see it more clearly
- Enzo Traverso
The protesters tearing down monuments to slaveholders and perpetrators of genocide are often accused of “erasing the past.” But their actions are bringing closer scrutiny on the figures these monuments celebrate — allowing history ...
On the day George Floyd died, police across the US shot and killed at least five other men
- Melissa Segura
The day of Floyd’s death was only in its second hour when police registered the first killing of the day.
On May 25, 2020 — the day Minneapolis police killed George Floyd — officers shot and killed at least five other men across ...
Mahmoud Darwish, the national poet of the Palestinians, and the silencing of women's voices
- Rajaa Natour رجاء ناطور רג'אא נאטור
After the report that Mahmoud Darwish had a daughter out of wedlock, legions of men came out to defend the honor of the national poet, demonstrating to what extent the Palestinian narrative, molded by Darwish, is masculine
Mahmoud Darwish, by Ernest ...
Breathing together, breathing free. In the world to come
- ilmondocheverrà theworldtocome lemondequiviendra
The text below was born from the collective discussion launched on April 9th by the initiative #ilmondocheverrà (The World to Come.) in Italy. A political program and an open score for future struggles.