Tag Archives: Activism

The lucrative business of child abuse in Israel

Children not for sale Marianne Azizi writes: Activists Read more [...]

Ethiopia: Unity in opposition

Oromo students' protest Graham Peebles argues that the recent huge demonstrations in Ethiopia’s Oromia and Gondar regions could be the green shoots of a popular movement that would eventually depose the country’s quarter-century one-party dictatorship. Read more [...]

Israeli media ignore pregnant mother camped outside Netanyahu’s office

Daniela Herzage protesting Marianne Azizi writes: It's cold Read more [...]

Richard Falk reprimands Ban Ki-moon over truth about Israel’s crimes

Richard Falk-Ban Ki-moon Stuart Littlewood recalls an interview with former UN human rights rapporteur Richard Falk in which he exposes “the politics of deflection” – shooting the messenger while ignoring the message – underlying the propaganda efforts of Israel and its allies. Read more [...]

The usurped rights of Israel’s Palestinian citizens

Israeli apartheid - by Carlos Latuff Jamal Kanj explodes the myth of Israeli democracy, noting that Israel’s Palestinian citizens face discrimination in education, health care and housing, in addition to having their mobility restricted, living under martial rule and being continually dispossessed of the little land they own. Read more [...]

Israeli women reaffirm their refusal to serve in the occupation army

Israeli refuseniks Noa Levy writes: At noon on Sunday Read more [...]

Israeli media silent as authorities seize and electronically tag newborn baby

Tagged Israeli baby Marianne Azizi writes: A newborn Read more [...]

UK’s Palestine Solidarity Campaign blocks call to expel Israel from UN

Wither PSC? Stuart Littlewood asks where does the Palestine Solidarity Campaign – the UK's leading pro-Palestine campaign group – go from here, now that it has rejected a proposal to seek Israel's expulsion from the UN for persistently violating international law? Read more [...]

“Ethical” Co-op Bank leaves Palestinian cause in the lurch

Boycott Co-op Bank Stuart Littlewood sees the UK Co-op Bank’s connection with one of the USA’s biggest Zionist propaganda outfits as being behind the bank’s decision to freeze or close the accounts of pro-Palestinian groups. Read more [...]

BDS in the crosshairs of US presidential hopefuls

BDS in US crosshairs Lawrence Davidson warns that the targeting of the boycott Israel movement BDS by US presidential hopefuls is the thin end of the wedge that could eventually demolish valued American rights and traditions. Read more [...]