Jamal Khashoggi's private WhatsApp messages may offer new clues to killing
- Nina dos Santos & Michael Kaplan
London (CNN)In his public writings, Jamal Khashoggi's criticism of Saudi Arabia and its Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was measured. In private, the Washington Post columnist didn't hold back.
In more than 400 WhatsApp messages sent to a fellow ...
Towards a convergence of struggles in France? Will Red vests join Yellow vests?
- Rémy Herrera
Nov. 29 — Television channels around the world had the pleasure of broadcasting street events that took place in Paris on Saturday, Nov. 24. Perhaps not all of them have taken care to provide their progressive viewers with the necessary elements ...
Our leaders behave like children
Greta Thunberg's speech in Katowice
- Greta Thunberg
People will rise to the climate challenge – whether the world leaders like it or not. Listen to and read 15-year-old Greta Thunbergs speech to UN leader António Guterres at the climate change conference in Katowice.
RIC: Putin initiates trilateral summit with India and China
- MK Bhadrakumar
The trilateral summit meeting of Russia, India and China on the sidelines of the G20 at Buenos Aires on December 1 becomes a landmark event in Asian security and global politics. The so-called RIC format has taken a big leap forward with the leaderships ...
Marc Lamont Hill: I’m sorry my word choices caused harm
- Marc Lamont Hill
Over the past week, I have been embroiled in a controversy regarding my speech at the United Nations regarding the plight of Palestinian people. My remarks have sparked heavy controversy, around the nation and right here in Philadelphia. Specifically, ...
CNN firing of Marc Lamont Hill: in U.S. media, Israel is untouchable
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
You can attack the Palestinians in America uninterrupted, call to expel them and deny their existence. Just don’t dare say a bad word about Israel, the holy of holies.
Marc Lamont Hill speaking on CNN. Screenshot/CNN
Marc Lamont Hill is an ...
CNN fires analyst Marc Lamont Hill after UN speech on Israel
- Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — CNN on Thursday parted ways with contributor Marc Lamont Hill after a speech the college professor made on Israel and Palestine at the United Nations.
A CNN spokesperson confirmed Hill is no longer under contract. The network ...
Noam Chomsky turns 90: How a U.S. anarchist has more than survived
- Bruce E. Levine
“The person who claims the legitimacy of the authority always bears the burden of justifying it. And if they can’t justify it, it’s illegitimate and should be dismantled. To tell you the truth, I don’t really understand anarchism ...
Philip Roth interviews Primo Levi
- Marco Belpoliti
We would like to remember Philip Roth (1933-2018) —in addition to his extraordinary literary production— for his pivotal role in introducing Primo Levi to the English-speaking world. In this essay, Marco Belpoliti examines the encounters ...
Gaëtan Mootoo's suicide reveals Amnesty International's flaws
- Dan Israel
The respected human rights NGO researcher killed himself on the 25th of May. He had been gradually marginalised since the radical restructuring of 2014-2015, when approximately 250 employees were deployed in the field. Gaëtan Mootoo’ ...