Category Archives: Highlights
Graham Peebles looks at how social conditioning, much of it achieved with the help of the mass media, serves to sustain the neo-liberal order and, in the process, deprives us of a meaningful purpose in life.
Jonathan Cook show how the UK’s “liberal-left” Observer and Guardian newspapers fought on behalf of the neo-liberal establishment to keep Jeremy Corbyn out of the Labour leadership, only to discredit themselves in eyes of their readers.
Alan Hart says the brainwashing of Israeli Jews, coupled with the Israeli political establishment’s growing reliance on lunatic Zionist zealots, mean that the Israel-Palestine conflict can only end in catastrophe for all.
Stuart Littlewood argues that while Jeremy Corbyn’s pledge to build a "kinder politics” may be commendable, lack of coherence, too much slack and allowing the unions to dictate what is debated could be his undoing.
Lawrence Davidson views the present refugee crisis, triggered by the armed conflicts in the Arab world, in the context of the post-World War II – and continuing – demise of the homogeneous state.
Marianne Azizi describes how an Israeli woman’s quest for state assistance resulted in her son being taken away from her on the basis of hearsay, and both her and her son being denied their rights.
Jamal Kanj says Jeremy Corbyn has a unique chance to do what other progressive leaders failed to achieve by reaching out to marginalised British voters and working with the Scottish National Party.
Gilad Atzmon deconstructs a tirade by David Hirsh, a campaigner against academic boycotts of Israel, published in The Jewish Chronicle, a British Zionist rag, and advises the Zionist campaigner to do a bit more self-reflection.
Alan Hart reflects on the failure of leadership by US President Obama to effectively deal with the Syrian catastrophe at the time when a little common sense politics could have led to a peaceful solution.
Lawrence Davidson explains why the US government and media are silent on their Israeli and Saudi allies’ support for America’s enemies, Al-Qaeda and Islamic State, and why Washington opposes Russia’s efforts to help Syria’s fight against these Islamist terrorists.