Israel Escalates Deadly Attacks In Gaza

By Tamara Nassar, -

Israel’s bombardment of the occupied Gaza Strip entered its third day on Sunday. By late evening on Sunday, Israeli strikes had killed 19 Palestinians that day, bringing the toll to at least 27 [...]

Notre Dame Of Gaza: Our Mosques And Churches Are Also Burning

By Ramzy Baroud, -

As the 300-foot spire of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris tragically came tumbling down on live television, my thoughts ventured to Nuseirat Refugee Camp, my childhood home in the Gaza Strip. [...]

Jewish Activists Arrested Protesting Birthright In Midtown

By Brendan Krisel, -

MIDTOWN MANHATTAN, NY — Jewish activists protesting Birthright Israel, the organization that sponsors free trips for people with Jewish heritage to Israel, were arrested during a Friday morning [...]

Israelis Protest In Tel Aviv For The Right Of Return And In Solidarity With The Great March Of Return

By Staff, -

In a historic first, around 300 Israelis protested in Tel Aviv for the right of return and in solidarity with the Great March of Return against the siege of Gaza. In response to a request from [...]

Gaza March Of Return Architect Abu Artema Celebrates Its First-Year Anniversary

By Miko Peled, -

“Why would we die here in silence? We want our message to reach the world. We want to say to the world ‘here there is a people. A people searching for a life of dignity, human rights and [...]

Puerto Rico’s Demand For Independence More Alive Than Ever

By Nuria Barbosa León, -

Puerto Rico’s demand for independence was reaffirmed by the patriot Oscar López Rivera recently, insisting that this is the inalterable demand of the island’s people. In statements to Granma [...]

Independence Trial Protest Organizers Celebrate A “Historic” March In Madrid

By Staff, -

Organizers of the protest against the Catalan trial have celebrated a “historic” march in Madrid in a “context of political repression”. For the Catalan National Assembly (ANC) president Elisenda [...]

Progressives Should Support Open Borders — With No Apology

By Khury Petersen-Smith, -

When President Donald Trump claimed in his State of the Union Address that “wealthy politicians and donors push for open borders, while living their lives behind walls and gates and guards,” it [...]

Burnt Tires & Clashes With Police As Pro-Independence Protests Grip Catalonia

By Staff, -

Pro-independence activists in Catalonia are venting their anger at Madrid’s trial of the region’s provincial leaders. Baton-wielding police scuffled with some of the demonstrators as people also [...]

Who Are The 12 Catalan Leaders Facing Years In Prison?

By Staff, -

More than a year has passed since Catalonia's regional parliament voted to declare independence from Spain following a contested referendum that saw Spanish police violently disperse Catalan [...]

Ilhan Omar Under Attack For Telling Truth About Israel Lobby

By Ali Abunimah, -

Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar is under fierce attack from Chelsea Clinton and other Republican and Democratic establishment figures for voicing a fundamental truth: much of Congress is [...]

“Largest Land Grab Since 1948” — Israel To Expel 36,000 Palestinians From Negev

By Whitney Webb, -

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL — According to an Israeli media report, the Israeli government has completed work on a massive, far-reaching plan that would expel an estimated 36,000 Palestinians from [...]

France’s Red Scarves: Ready-Made Counter-Protest And New Media Darlings

By Whitney Webb, -

PARIS — As the “Yellow Vest,” or Gilet Jaunes, protest in France continues to perplex and concern the French government and European elites, a new “counter-protest” has emerged in response to the [...]

Solidarity And Support For Zapatista Resistance And Autonomy

By Staff, -

We, intellectuals, academics, artists, activists and others in solidarity, as well as organizations, associations and collectives from across the world, express our solidarity with the Zapatista [...]

Time To Break The Silence On Palestine, Even If The Zionists Might Threaten You

By Philip Weiss and James North, -

Everyone is talking about one thing this morning, the outstanding piece by Michelle Alexander in the New York Times, yes, the New York Times, titled, “Time to Break the Silence about Palestine,” [...]