The My Lai Massacre: fifty years later
- Howard Lisnoff
Nineteen sixty-eight was an earth-shattering year! Revolution was in the air all across the globe from nations in Europe to Mexico, the U.S., and beyond. Living in revolutionary times was exhilarating, especially when seen against the backdrop of ...
Sahara Rise, International conference on civil resistance, February 25th-27th, 2018
- Sahara Rise Sahara en Pie Sahara Debout الصحراء تنتفض
After 42 years of occupation, the Saharawi people are facing a possible momentum in their call for freedom. The eventual transformation of this conflict of international dimensions depends on the collaboration of Saharawi organizations, groups and ...
Commonfare or the Welfare of the Commonwealth
- Various Authors - مؤلفين مختلفين - Auteurs divers- AAVV-d.a.
by General Intellect (Andrea Fumagalli, Edward Graham, Geert Lovinck, Cristina Morini, Marco Sachy and Jennifer Veldman
In contemporary capitalism, both labor and social policies are indissolubly linked. The separation between labor-time and lifetime ...
A child’s life and death in Gaza
- Ali Abunimah علي حسن ابو نعمة
When 9-year-old Muhammad Abu Haddaf died in hospital in the early hours of 6 December 2017, his mother Nisrin could not be at his bedside as she was nine-months pregnant.
Rebranding Zionism: The American Zionist Movement and the Holocaust
- Rima Najjar ريما نجار
Herbert Block, the new executive director of the American Zionist Movement (AZM), says he wants to “rebrand” Zionism. What direction this re-branding will take is anybody’s guess, as he is still talking in the language of the existing ...
Trump, Israel, Spielberg & ISIS
- Hassan Nasrallah Хасан Насралла حسن نصر الله
3 excerpts fom the speech by Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah on January 19, 2018, on the occasion of the 40th day of the death of Haj Fayez Moghniyeh, father of martyrs Jihad, Fouad and Imad Moghniyeh
Response to Trump: There is ...
The New Cold War is happening in Africa
- Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
There is a new Cold War that is brewing and the African continent is slated to be its epic center. With China’s impressive rise as an economic superpower and Russia’s re-emergence as a strong military contender, the United States government ...
Israel starts issuing deportation notices to African asylum seekers
- Ilan Lior אילן ליאור
The first round of notices, which gives asylum seekers from Eritrea and Sudan 60 days to leave, will be issued to men without children – about 20,000 people
Asylum seeker holding up a deportation notice on February 4, 2018. Photo Meged ...
I am USAmerican, Jewish and banned from Israel/Palestine for my activism
- Medea Benjamin
I support nonviolent boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israel in order to support Palestinian rights. The move to ban me and others will backfire
This month, the Israeli government announced that activists affiliated with 20 ...
It’s time to call economic sanctions what they are: war crimes
- Patrick Cockburn
The first pathetic pieces of wreckage from North Korean fishing boats known as “ghost ships” to be found this year are washing up on the coast of northern Japan. These are the storm-battered remains of fragile wooden boats with unreliable ...