How long will we pretend Palestinians aren’t people?
- Robert Fisk
Monstrous. Frightful. Wicked. It’s strange how the words just run out in the Middle East today. Sixty Palestinians dead. In one day. Two thousand four hundred wounded, more than half by live fire. In one day. The figures are an outrage, a ...
Employers are monitoring computers, toilet breaks – even emotions. Is your boss watching you?
- Emine Saner
From microchip implants to wristband trackers and sensors that can detect fatigue and depression, new technology is enabling employers to watch staff in more and more intrusive ways. How worried should we be?
Last year an American company ...
The art of breaking a deal
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Donald Trump's decision to leave the JCPOA will not open the path to an Iranian nuclear weapon
Breaking the unwritten rules of global diplomacy, the Trump administration is now in violation of the multilateral Joint Comprehensive ...
Israel and Palestine in 2018: Decolonisation, not peace
- Ilan Pappé אילן פפה إيلان بابي
The founders of the state of Israel were mainly people who settled in Palestine in the very beginning of the 20th century. They came mostly from Eastern Europe, inspired by romantic national ideologies rampant in their home countries, disappointed ...
The EU will not stand by Iran and the JCPOA: here’s why
- Alexander Mercouris
Despite their anger European leaders will not risk rupture of their links with the US because of Iran
Ever since Donald Trump’s announcement that the US would pull out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (“JCPOA”) with Iran ...
Jewish Past vs Jewish State
After the Gaza massacre
- Gilad Atzmon جيلاد أتزمون گيلاد آتزمون
Zionism promised to solve the Jewish problem. It vowed to fix Diaspora Jews by means of a ‘homecoming,’ to make the Jews loved, empathic, bond them to the soil; in essence, to make them ‘people like all other people.’
“We warned you!”
Netanyahu’s speech before the Jewish Nation
- Norman Finkelstein
We, the State of Israel, have just dropped warning messages on Gaza:
Don’t march tomorrow!
People of Gaza,
You must understand:
You are untermenschen!
You are destined either to be our slaves or to be extinguished.
That is why we caged ...
For Netanyahu, life by the sword has paid off
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
Iran has been publicly humiliated, the Palestinians are crushed, and on Monday they will be stomped on with pomp and circumstance as the US Embassy opens in Jerusalem. These are days of great victory for Netanyahu
These are days of great victory ...
What if Merkel took a truth serum?
- Chaos Theory Studios
At the same time entertaining and overwhelming, this animation by Chaos Theory has an unlikely protagonist: Angela Merkel, whose reviving John Lennon managed to swallow the truth serum created by even Janis Joplin. But behind the imagination, a synthetic ...
70 years of Nakba, 25,567 days of sumud
- TLAXCALA ΤΛΑΞΚΑΛΑ ТЛАКСКАЛА تلاكسكالا 特拉科斯卡拉
On this 15th May 2018, the Palestinians commemorate the 70th anniversary of their Nakba, the catastrophe that the proclamation of the State of Israel was for them.
Jorge Alaminos, Tlaxcala
In the 25,567 days since the sinister date, the four generations ...