Daphne Caruana Galizia : Here's what we must demand in the face of this brutal assassination
- Chris Peregin
Actions speak louder than words
Malta is shaken to its core. A journalist and blogger who influenced so many aspects of life in Maltahas been slain in the most brutal way possible. Whether you were a loyal follower or a strong critic of her work ...
We never learn: Malta is rotten to its core
- Ramona Depares
Let the partisan bickering start. It keeps the populace nicely distracted from the cold reality of organised crime
Daphne Caruana Galizia, executed on Oct. 16, 2017
I write this while still in shock from yesterday’s events. ...
When freedom is silenced
The state of emergency incorporated into French law
- Edwy Plenel
On Tuesday the 3rd of October, the French National Assembly adopted the bill strengthening internal security and the fight against terrorism. By bringing a state of emergency into the common law, a majority of deputies, including Socialists, has chosen ...
Violence in Catalonia: Mariano Rajoy’s defeat
French daily Liberation’s Editorial
- Johan Hufnagel
The referendum in Catalonia has, since Sunday morning, a face. That of a lady of a certain age, her white hair strewn with a thick thread of blood. She was wounded by the Spanish police when they were seizing electoral material. This face of the referendum ...
“Defend Europe”, go home!
Call from the North African collective against racist ship C- Star
- Various Authors - مؤلفين مختلفين - Auteurs divers- AAVV
The ship C-Star chartered by the European far-right campaign Defend Europe left Djibouti on the 7th of July 2017 for a crusade across the Mediterranean. What are the goals of these fascist organizations? To bring the migrants back to Libyan coast, ...
“To vote is to abdicate “ : Elisée Reclus, 1885
- Basta!يكفي Journal de marche zapatiste يكفي ! جريدة المسيرة الزاباتية
On this April 23, 2017, we propose to those of our readers who are voters in France to read the document below before deciding if they will go to their polling station. It is a letter written in 1885 by Elisée Reclus to Jean Grave.
Arab Lessons for North Korea
- Abdelbari Atwan عبد الباري عطوان
Pyongyang knows that Iraq, Libya and Syria were attacked or invaded only after they got rid of their deterrent capability
As an Arab and Muslim, I felt both insulted and pained when reading commentaries in the Israeli press warning the US ...
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
Israel must cloak itself in sorrow over what happened since that terrible summer of 1967, when it won a war and lost nearly everything
Israeli Border Police watch Palestinians returning to Jenin after the 1967 Six-Day War.
The joke is on Cassandra Vera
- Daniel Gascón
Cassandra Vera has been sentenced to one year in prison for thirteen jokes about the murder of the Francoist leader Carrero Blanco in 1973.
The biggest joke in Cassandra Vera’s case is a year-long prison sentence for 13 humorous ...
Letter on Dr. Ahmed Amasha's disappearance in Egypt
- TLAXCALA ΤΛΑΞΚΑΛΑ ТЛАКСКАЛА تلاكسكالا 特拉科斯卡拉
We receive and publish following letter:
I am Mohamed Amasha, an Egyptian Political Science and International Relations major. This letter is about a crisis in Egypt regarding human rights activists. Since Last Friday (10th March 2017) night, Dr. ...