Gaza Freedom Flotilla Is Leaving For Gaza

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Four boats from the ‘Right to a Just Future for Palestine’ Freedom Flotilla Coalition are scheduled to leave Palermo, Sicily, to break the illegal Israeli blockade of Gaza, and to assert the [...]

Knesset’s New Nation State Law Codifies Israel As An Apartheid State

By Miko Peled, -

Now, with the haggling and the opposition members’ delay tactics over, the final version of the bill has been approved by the Knesset. This law, which has been described as the legislative [...]

American Jews Slam Israel’s ‘Racist’ Nation-State Bill As Thousands Protest Against It In Tel Aviv

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Thousands of people have taken to the streets of the Israeli capital in protest against the so-called nation-state bill, which, they say, would enable ethnic segregation. The controversial bill [...]

More Than 100,000 Call For Freedom Of Political Prisoners In Catalonia

By Guifré Jordan, -

Between 110,000 and 200,000 people attended a march held in Barcelona on Saturday to demand freedom for the nine pro-independence leaders jailed. The Catalan capital's local police estimated that [...]

The Texas Counter-Revolution Of 1836

By Richard D. Vogel, -

Leaders on both the Anglo and the Mexican sides of the conflict in northern Mexico knew that the future of slavery was the issue at hand. Stephen F. Austin, the Missouri expatriate who arranged [...]

BDS Versus Settler-Colonialism

By Alan Wald, -

REPORTS OF THE death of internationalist idealism among millennials have been greatly exaggerated. These two recent books, the feisty anthology Against Apartheid, from a leading radical [...]

It’s The Other Way Around

By John Tarleton, -

Children locked in dog kennels, crying by the sides of roads at night, wrapped in glittering Mylar blankets on the floors of Border Patrol processing centers, stowed away in an abandoned Walmart, [...]

What Are We Celebrating?

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In a 4th of July special, we take a look at what America is – the good, the bad and the ugly – the real shit and the real people fighting and building beyond the confines of a capitalist empire. [...]

In U.S., Record-Low 47% Extremely Proud To Be Americans

By Jeffrey M. Jones, -

The latest results are based on a June 1-13 poll. When Gallup first asked the question in 2001, 55% of Americans said they were extremely proud. After the 9/11 terror attacks caused the public [...]

An Autopsy Of The American Dream

By Sean Illing, -

These facts, and many others, are cataloged in a new book by Steven Brill about America’s gradual decline over the last half-century. Brill has been writing about class warfare in the US since [...]

The Next Boat To Gaza

By Elizabeth Murray, -

Aboard the international solidarity boat Al-Awda, part of the Freedom Flotilla Coalition (FFC), we are a more motley crew than the passengers aboard the Minnow in the old US TV series Gilligan’s [...]

Middle East Peace Plan Doesn’t Ring True

By Linda S. Heard, -

The US administration’s peace team, led by Jewish colony funders Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt, has recently held meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as well as the [...]

Targeting The Most Vulnerable: Children In Detention In The US And Palestine

By Alice Rothchild, -

Americans are grappling with the incarceration of 10-year-olds and the concept of “tender age detention centers” while morally bankrupt politicians wring their bloodied hands. As courts begin to [...]

They Walked Out On Birthright To See Palestinians — And Created Their Own Conflict

By Aiden Pink, -

Katie Fenster says that she wasn’t planning on walking out on her Birthright Israel tour when she arrived. But during the free 10-day trip, she grew increasingly frustrated that the answers to [...]

Palestinian Women In Gaza Call For Solidarity As They March To Break The Siege

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On Tuesday, 3 July, the High Committee of the Great March of Return and Breaking the Siege is organizing the first women’s march since the protests began on 30 March. The organizers are inviting [...]