Tag Archives: Justice

Materialism, market fundamentalism and the global suicide epidemic

Suicide rope Graham Peebles argues that the materialistic values which promote individual success, greed and selfishness, and the market fundamentalism which so ardently promotes these values, lie behind the worldwide epidemic of suicide.

Israel: Breaking up families for profit?

Orr Shalom Marianne Azizi writes:  I have

“Shame on Israel”! Wealthy father bled dry, faces jail for complaining against the system

Justice denied Marianne Azizi writes about one aspect

The whole truth about Israel in one sentence

Gideon Levy Alan Hart explains why he would not be surprised if he woke up one morning to learn that Israel’s Haaretz journalist Gideon Levy – “the conscience of Israeli journalism” – has been assassinated.

On the perennial nature of US urban riots

Baltimore riots Lawrence Davidson analyses the evolution of urban riots in the United States, and explores how the root causes of the present-day phenomenon, manifested mostly in the form or race riots, can be addressed.

The real story of the 2006 “Basilica Attack” in Nazareth

Haim Habibi poster appeal For the first time in nine years, an Israeli family that was falsely accused by the Israeli authorities of trying to blow up a church in Nazareth, tortured by Israel and forced to flee to Palestinian-run Ramallah tells its story.

Ethiopian migrants: suppressed at home, neglected abroad

Ethiopian repression and neglect Graham Peebles argues that the Ethiopian government, contrary to the praise from Washington, is in violation of a plethora of international covenants, its own constitution and its primary responsibility to protect its citizens.

Stanford professor left barefoot, homeless and trapped in Israel for 15 years

Trapped in Israel: Gary's case Marianne Azizi describes the ordeal of a Stanford professor and US citizen who visited Israel for a long weekend only to become trapped for 15 years, fleeced and left barefoot and homeless.

What the UK parties say about Palestine

British-Zionist collusion Stuart Littlewood looks at where the main British political parties stand on Palestine, and concludes that “there is still no rush… to deliver law or justice… after 100 years of betrayal”.

Israel’s legal system complicit in child sex abuse

Stop child abuse Marianne Azizi relates the case of “Sam”, one of many Israeli children facing what is in effect state-sanctioned abuse, and the struggle of a lawyer who has dedicated himself to saving him.