Speaking to Professor Richard Falk: On Palestine, Israel and International Law
- Palestine Chronicle TV
For decades, Palestinians have demanded that Israel must respect international law, starting with the Right of Return for Palestinian refugees in 1948, all the way to ending the currently growing system of apartheid in the Occupied West Bank and besieged ...
Western Sahara: the last Spanish colony in Africa?
Synonymous with desert, sand, and heat. The Sahara is one of the most inhospitable places on earth. Located in North Africa, a half-arid, hostile, infertile and perhaps irrelevant place. These days it doesn’t even have a strategic value in international ...
The War on Journalism- The Case of Julian Assange, a film by Juan Passarelli
- Juan Passarelli
Journalists are under attack globally for doing their jobs. Julian Assange is facing a 175 year sentence for publishing if extradited to the United States. The Trump administration has gone from denigrating journalists as 'enemies of the people' to ...
“It felt like the beginning of a war. I had no choice”: Michael Reinoehl
- TLAXCALA ΤΛΑΞΚΑΛΑ ТЛАКСКАЛА تلاكسكالا 特拉科斯卡拉
Michael Reinoehl, 48, described himself as “100% antifascist all the way, but not a member of Antifa.” He was suspected in the killing of Aaron Danielson aka Jay Bishop during a clash between the right-wing group Patriot Prayer and ...
Meet the artist who painted the George Floyd mural on the Separation Wall in Palestine
- Yumna Patel یمنا پٹیل يمنة باتل
“The most important thing is that the people know this mural is a gift from Palestine,” Taqi Spateen tells Mondoweiss. “That’s all that matters.”
It was the middle of the night when ...
“It is because of our effort toward getting straight to the root that people ofttimes think we’re dealing in hate”
Eulogy for Ronald X Stokes, murdered by police, Los Angeles, May 22, 1962
- Malcolm X El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz ٱلْحَاجّ مَالِك ٱلشَّبَازّ (1925-1965)
On April 27th 1962, two LAPD police officers instructed to closely monitor a mosque’s activities (Muslim Temple 27 in Los Angeles) saw Black men taking clothes out of the back of a car outside the mosque. They approached aggressively and soon ...
Seattle activists create Autonomous Zone near abandoned police precinct after days of State violence
- Amy Goodman
In Seattle, protesters have barricaded a six-block autonomous zone, after protests were met with a violent police response. Amid a days-long standoff, police removed barricades and abandoned their East Precinct building, and protesters moved into ...
“the attempts to isolate Palestine, its people and cause were bound to fail and will continue to fail”
Speech on International Al-Quds Day
- Hassan Nasrallah Хасан Насралла حسن نصر الله
Speech by Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah on May 20, 2020, on the occasion of the International Day of Al-Quds (Jerusalem) established by Imam Khomeini, and commemorated every last Friday of the month of Ramadan.
Our Tenth Amphibious Battalion
- A' Studio А’Студио - Bulat Okudjava Булат Окуджава ბულატ ოკუჯავა (1924-1997) بولاط أوكوجاوا
The birds aren't singing here,
The trees aren't growing
And only we, shoulder to shoulder
Are growing here in the earth.
The earth lit up is spinning,
Smoke covers our homeland.
And thus, we need a victory,
One for all. We're ready to ...
AP PHOTOS: In Iran, isolated musicians perform from rooftops
- Associated Press
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — On the rooftop terrace of her Tehran apartment building, 28-year-old Mojgan Hosseini’s fingers pluck the strings of her qanun, an ancient stringed instrument, bringing life to an Iranian capital stilled by the coronavirus. ...