Category Archives: Other World

Camden Council unlawfully censors criticism of Israel

Pro-Israel censorship Ruth Tenne argues that, by blocking our website, Redress Information & Analysis, London’s Camden Council – which appears to be covertly advancing the interests of the pro-Israel constituency – is breaking the law.

EU’s Israel-Palestine policy is out of touch with reality

Would you buy stolen goods? Alan Hart writes: In a letter

Scottish National Party strikes fear into Westminster elites

Jubilant Scottish National Party cadres Stuart Littlewood argues that although the Scottish National Party is scaring the daylights out of Labour and the Conservatives, its views on independence, especially its attachment to the European Union, are flawed.

London’s Camden Council censors criticism of Israel

Camden Council logo Ruth Tenne exposes Camden Council for blocking our website because of our criticism of Israel – criticism that’s often voiced by our Jewish contributors –  on the ground that criticising Israel is “anti-Semitic”.

The US and Israel: Diverging interests

US Israel divergence Lawrence Davidson says the US’s interests in the Middle East have diverged from Israel’s, with Washington prioritising the jihadist threat while Israel and Saudi Arabia see the jihadists as allies against Iran.

Andergachew Tsige: Ethiopian brutality, UK apathy

Andergachew Tsige - UK complicity Graham Peebles says the UK government – a major donor to Ethiopia – is complicit through its inaction in the illegal detention and probable mistreatment of Ethiopian opposition leader and British citizen Andergachew Tsige.

John Bolton’s love of bombs

John Bolton Lawrence Davidson analyses US neo-conservative warmonger John Bolton's long track record, going back at least 47 years, of advocating war, mass murder and violations of international law, most recently against Iran.

BBC’s lame interview with Israel’s defence minister

Sarah Montague Analysis of a BBC interview with Israeli Defence Minister Moshe Ya'alon shows how, by failing to challenge the Israeli minister, the public broadcaster actually misinforms the public about the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.

Is violent change inevitable in Ethiopia?

Ethiopia non-violent resistance Graham Peebles argues that unity, organisation and peaceful resistance, not violent rebellion, is the way to get rid of Ethiopia’s repressive and discredited regime, which now emulates the military dictatorship it ousted.

Netanyahu’s victory: Now what President Obama?

Decision time for Obama Alan Hart says Netanyahu’s election victory leaves Obama with two options: to compel Israel to do the right thing, or to allow it to take the region and the world to hell.