We all deserve an investigation into BBC Panorama’s propaganda
- Nasim Ahmed نسيم أحمد
The British public were subjected to an hour of anti-Palestine propaganda by the BBC last week when it aired a Panorama programme on the “anti-Semitism” row within the Labour Party. The public service broadcaster appeared to be doing very ...
Israelis, listen to Mandela
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
Let’s assume that indeed all critics of the occupation are anti-Semites, as Israel’s efficient propaganda machine claims; and that all BDS supporters seek Israel’s destruction; and that Israel isn’t an apartheid state, and that ...
The prospect of death facing all migrants…and not just on U.S. Southern borders: the case of Western Saharawi rapper Said Lili
- Bill Fletcher Jr.
“I do not know how to swim; please give me a bottle to hold onto…”
–Final words of Western Sahara migrant & hip-hop performer Said Lili, June 2019
The much needed media attention to the situation facing migrants crossing ...
By way of DecEpstein
- Gilad Atzmon جيلاد أتزمون گيلاد آتزمون
Yesterday, prosecutors revealed that Jeffrey Epstein kept a fake Saudi passport in his home’s safe along with diamonds and piles of cash. It also emerged last week that Epstein invested millions in a deal with former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud ...
On Willem Van Spronsen’s action against the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma
Including the full text of his final statement
On July 13, Willem Van Spronsen was killed by police while apparently taking action to disable the fleet of buses that serve the Northwest Detention Center, a private immigration detainment facility. His final statement, reproduced below, conveys that ...
Amazon workers are celebrating Prime Day with a protest
- Emily Stewart
Amazon has to do more than pay a $15 minimum wage to keep workers happy.
Protesters left Amazon boxes on the ground in front of an Amazon store on 34th St. on July 15, 2019, in New York City. Amazon has been facing a lot of ...
Trump's latest war on reality: Cover up the concentration camps
- Heather Digby Parton
Despite ample evidence of inhumane conditions, Trump and his minions are ready to roll out "alternative facts"
This is not...
...a concentration camp...
...just a "tent city" for migrant children in Tornillo, Texas. The kids ...
U.S. Border Patrol agents are passing around a commemorative coin mocking care for migrant kids
- Dara Lind
The coin declares “KEEP THE CARAVANS COMING” under an image of a parade of migrants crossing the border.
An unofficial commemorative coin has been circulating among Border Patrol agents at the U.S./Mexico border, mocking the task of ...
USA: A black teenager was listening to rap music- a white man allegedly killed him for it
- P.R. Lockhart
The suspect in Elijah Al-Amin’s killing reportedly said anyone who listens to rap music is “a threat to him and the community.”
A white man suspected of killing a black teenager in Arizona reportedly claimed that he felt “unsafe” ...
The racism in Trump’s attacks should be impossible to deny
- P.R. Lockhart
But for many media outlets and politicians, it somehow wasn’t.
In the day since President Donald Trump issued a series of racist tweets claiming that four Democratic women of color in Congress should “go back and help fix the totally broken ...