Tag Archives: Activism

First-ever conference on human rights violations within Israel

Human rights are not optional Marianne Azizi writes: A public Read more [...]

Israel Bailiff’s Office faces billion-dollar lawsuit in US for human rights violations and racketeering

David Weisskopf Marianne Azizi writes: The Israeli Read more [...]

The prevalence of ignorance and the making of ill-conceived policies

Gary Johnson asks What is Aleppo in interview on MSNBC Lawrence Davidson explains how bad policies are made by ignorant politicians whose decisions are based on briefings prepared by knowledgeable analysts but “darkened by cultural, ideological, political and historical preconceptions”. Read more [...]

Seeds of democratic revolution in Ethiopia?

Protesters in Ethiopia Graham Peebles senses in the unrest sweeping across Ethiopia the beginning of the end of the ruling party’s dictatorship, and calls on the Western donor countries  propping up the regime to do the right thing and side with the oppressed people. Read more [...]

Israeli police and social workers refuse to help father find his missing son

Ariel with photo of his son Avraham Marianne Azizi writes: Ariel Formanovski, Read more [...]

Israeli authorities forced to release woman protester from unlawful incarceration in psychiatric facility

Freed Joelle Ben Simon Marianne Azizi writes: Israeli Minister Read more [...]

Israeli authorities commit woman to psychiatric unit after she protested outside Justice Minister Shaked’s office

Joelle Ben Simon Marianne Azizi writes: Joelle Ben Read more [...]

The times they are a changing: Brexit, Trump and lots of anger

World political chaos: the Day of Judgement Graham Peebles argues that despite the turmoil that is breaking the sclerotic political moulds in the US, UK and elsewhere, "these are wonderful times for democracy and politics" which will lead to fundamental social and economic change. Read more [...]

British journalist arrested in Israel

Marianne Azizi Marianne Azizi writes: I write many Read more [...]

Secret Israeli committee uses US federal agents to hunt down down Israeli journalist and snuff out free speech

Stop interfering with my freedom of speech Marianne Azizi writes: Freedom of Read more [...]