“Writing is our means of resistance”
Address to the opening ceremony of the 72nd Frankfurt Book Fair
- David Grossman ديفيد غروسمان דויד גרוסמ
Concluding the opening ceremony of the 72nd Frankfurt Book Fair on Oct.13, 2020, was a video message from Israeli writer and 2017 Booker International Prize winner David Grossman—who was also in Frankfurt in 2010 to receive the Peace Prize of ...
Spanish king Felipe VI's manikin is burned on Columbus Day
- Santiago Sierra
The sculpture presented two years ago at the ARCO Fair by artists Santiago Sierra and Eugenio Merino has been burned, thus completing the artistic project.
The artists have chosen the Hispanity Day* to burn the sculptural figure of King Felipe VI ...
John Pilger: Julian Assange’s crimes are truth telling & making war criminals look in the mirror!
- Afshin Rattansi افشین رتنسی
On this episode of Going Underground, we speak to legendary journalist and filmmaker John Pilger. He discusses the extradition trial of Julian Assange being held at the Old Bailey in London, the war crimes Julian Assange uncovered, why the United States ...
Consequences of the shellings on Stepanakert
- Pavel Volkov Павел Волков
The clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan in Nagorno-Karabakh have been going on for a week now. The parties accuse each other of breaking the ceasefire. The photographer Pavel Volkov documents the consequences of the daily bombing of the Nagorno-Karabakh ...
Quino is gone. He leaves us alone with Mafalda, Felipe, Susana, Guille, Libertad, Manolito and Miguelito
- Fausto Giudice Фаусто Джудиче فاوستو جيوديشي
Quino, the ingenious inventor of Mafalda, who has been with us for fifty-six years, has left. In the fifteen years of existence of our site Tlaxcala, there was almost always a cartoon of Mafalda suitable to illustrate an article. Quino knew how to express ...
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 ...