On Palestinian Prisoner Day: A whole captive population longing for freedom
- Youssef M. Aljamal يوسف م. الجمل
NEWSFLASH!! Palestinian prisoners just ended their mass, open-ended hunger strike after they managed to force the Israeli Prison Service to install landlines in prisons which will allow them to speak with their families. This is an unprecedented win ...
The unfinished Gaza war: what Netanyahu hopes to gain from attacking Palestinian prisoners
- Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
The current violence targeting Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails dates back to January 2. It was then that Israel’s Public Security Minister, Gilad Erdan declared that the “party is over.”
Women gather in front of International ...
Bamyan, Babylon, Palmyra, Notre-Dame
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
The Bamiyan Buddhas were destroyed by an intolerant sect pretending to follow Islam. Buddhism all across Asia grieved. The West hardly paid attention.
The remaining ruins of Babylon, and the attached museum, were occupied, plundered and vandalized by ...
Nuclear weapons, climate change & the undermining of democracy threaten future of planet
- Noam Chomsky Νόαμ Τσόμσκι نوآم چامسکی
Second part of Noam Chomsky's speech at Old South Church in Boston on April 11, 2019
Israel’s Eurovision song: an anthem for the Palestinian Great March of Return
- Esther Rapoport
Eurovision, we are told, is an apolitical event. The rules of the competition, laid out on the Eurovision Song Contest’s (ESC) official website states, “ESC is a non-political event. All Participating Broadcasters, including the ...
Document: Julian Assange Indictment, with comments
- Various Authors - Autores varios - Auteurs divers- AAVV-d.a.
On Thursday 11 April 2019, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia unsealed a March 6, 2018 indictment charging Julian Assange, the founder head of WikiLeaks, for conspiring to commit computer intrusions by assisting ...
Yellow Vests get first game-changing win: A vote to stop denationalisation of French airports
- Ramin Mazaheri رامین مظاهری
You never read the word “denationalisation” in Western media anymore, only “privatisation”.
That makes sense… “denationalisation” is so obviously negative; it’s lack of patriotism and concern for the ...
Wealthy immigrants, Netanyahu and the movie tycoon Arnon Milchan
Israel, a tax haven
- Eve Mykytyn
What connects wealthy immigrants to Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu and Arnon Milchan, (Israeli operative and producer of 145 movies including 12 Years a Slave and Pretty Woman)? They are all supporters of an Israeli tax exemption that is designed to encourage ...
United Against Forgiveness
- Gilad Atzmon جيلاد أتزمون گيلاد آتزمون
The Jewish world is outraged this morning with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who apparently said he believes the crimes of the Holocaust can be forgiven, but not forgotten.
The far-right leader made the comments on Thursday night at ...
Israel : unity means following the right
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
The two things that happen most quickly in Israel are horns honking when the light turns green, and calls for a unity government when the elections end. Both are equally irritating and unacceptable, but the damage from a unity government is somewhat ...