Reeling in Facebook and Google before it's too late
- Steven Rosenfeld
Everywhere you look, high tech is in somebody’s bullseye. Take Apple. On the inside, top investors are worried about its products’ effects on children. On the outside, liberal activists are grousing about its offshore ...
In words and deeds: the genesis of Israeli violence
- Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
Not a day passes without a prominent Israeli politician or intellectual making an outrageous statement against Palestinians. Many of these statements tend to garner little attention or evoke rightly deserved outrage.
Just recently, Israel’ ...
'You want a girl? How many?': tapes reveal how right-wing group tried to make East Jerusalem Jewish
- Nir Hasson ניר חסון
Right-wing groups often used coercion tactics to acquire Palestinian property in East Jerusalem
Matityahu Dan, chairman of the Ateret Cohanim organization, holds a Torah scroll as part of a Jewish procession in Silwan in East Jerusalem last year. ...
Trump, Veselnitskaya, Browder, Magnitsky Act: Red Card, part one: Game with no rules
The first part of the documentary “Red Card” was named “Game with no rules” not coincidentally as everything in this world is subject to certain laws. However these laws are just idle words for some personalities and even counties. ...
Forty-One Hearts Are Still Beating in Guantanamo
- Kathy Kelly
Today, January 11, 2018, marks the 16th year that Guantanamo prison has exclusively imprisoned Muslim men, subjecting many of them to torture and arbitrary detention.
In Washington, D.C., about thirty people have gathered this week as part of Witness ...
"Trump heads for Armageddon, Israel will be more easily defeated than ISIS": Hassan Nasrallah
- Sami Kleib سامي كليب
Interview of Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah by Sami Kleib in the programme 'The Game of Nations' on Al-Mayadeen TV, January 3, 2018 (Excerpts)
[...] Sami Kleib: At the end of the first part of our interview, we concluded ...
Trump presidency survives by paying off the ruling class
- Fred Goldstein
Journalist Michael Wolff’s new book “Fire and Fury” depicts Donald Trump as totally unfit to serve as the chief executive of U.S. imperialism. It describes the Oval Office as a snakepit populated by subordinates and relatives at ...
The peace process in Colombia heavily threatened: a call
- Various Authors - مؤلفين مختلفين - Auteurs divers- AAVV-d.a.
The signatories hereto, human rights campaigners, intellectuals, academics and cultural professionals from different parts of the world, from different disciplines and political orientations, express our support for the peace process in Colombia.
“Gaza: An inquest into its martyrdom”: Norman Finkelstein on the many lies perpetuated about Gaza
- Amy Goodman
Israel faces a possible International Criminal Court war crimes probe over its 2014 assault on Gaza, which killed more than 2,100 Palestinians, including over 500 children. For more, we speak with Norman Finkelstein, author of the new book “Gaza: ...
The Palestinian cause and Al-Aqsa Mosque are in mortal danger
A call to an Online Intifada
- Hassan Nasrallah Хасан Насралла حسن نصر الله
Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah's speech on December 7th, 2017, following Donald Trump's decision to recognize Al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the capital of Israel
[...] The subject of my talk tonight is the recent US decision ...