Meet the artist who painted the George Floyd mural on the Separation Wall in Palestine
- Yumna Patel یمنا پٹیل يمنة باتل
“The most important thing is that the people know this mural is a gift from Palestine,” Taqi Spateen tells Mondoweiss. “That’s all that matters.”
It was the middle of the night when ...
“It is because of our effort toward getting straight to the root that people ofttimes think we’re dealing in hate”
Eulogy for Ronald X Stokes, murdered by police, Los Angeles, May 22, 1962
- Malcolm X El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz ٱلْحَاجّ مَالِك ٱلشَّبَازّ (1925-1965)
On April 27th 1962, two LAPD police officers instructed to closely monitor a mosque’s activities (Muslim Temple 27 in Los Angeles) saw Black men taking clothes out of the back of a car outside the mosque. They approached aggressively and soon ...
Seattle activists create Autonomous Zone near abandoned police precinct after days of State violence
- Amy Goodman
In Seattle, protesters have barricaded a six-block autonomous zone, after protests were met with a violent police response. Amid a days-long standoff, police removed barricades and abandoned their East Precinct building, and protesters moved into ...
“the attempts to isolate Palestine, its people and cause were bound to fail and will continue to fail”
Speech on International Al-Quds Day
- Hassan Nasrallah Хасан Насралла حسن نصر الله
Speech by Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah on May 20, 2020, on the occasion of the International Day of Al-Quds (Jerusalem) established by Imam Khomeini, and commemorated every last Friday of the month of Ramadan.
Our Tenth Amphibious Battalion
- A' Studio А’Студио - Bulat Okudjava Булат Окуджава ბულატ ოკუჯავა (1924-1997) بولاط أوكوجاوا
The birds aren't singing here,
The trees aren't growing
And only we, shoulder to shoulder
Are growing here in the earth.
The earth lit up is spinning,
Smoke covers our homeland.
And thus, we need a victory,
One for all. We're ready to ...
AP PHOTOS: In Iran, isolated musicians perform from rooftops
- Associated Press
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — On the rooftop terrace of her Tehran apartment building, 28-year-old Mojgan Hosseini’s fingers pluck the strings of her qanun, an ancient stringed instrument, bringing life to an Iranian capital stilled by the coronavirus. ...
Air to breathe-40 years worker resistance at Opel-GM factory in Bochum, Germany
- Labournet TV
Air To Breathe is a film about a group of militant workers inside the Opel car plant in Bochum, Germany. The group was founded in 1972, initially with the help of revolutionaries from the 1968 movement.
For over 40 years, the group fought for better ...
AP PHOTOS: Moroccan fisherwomen venture into man's realm
- Associated Press
By AMIRA EL-MASAITI and MOSA'AB ELSHAMY
March 3, 2020
BELYOUNECH, Morocco (AP) — Fatima Mekhnas’ boots sink into the golden sand as she surveys the last beach in Morocco’s north. Optimism glows ...
The coronavirus is used to build 'the architecture of oppression': Edward Snowden
- Shane Smith
Shane chats with former NSA spy and whistleblower Edward Snowden on the rise of authoritarianism during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ernst Wolff on Corona crisis, financial crash, profiteers, the WHO and Bill Gates’ role
Ernst Wolff, b. 1950, has been following the links between economy and politics since four decades. His most recent book is entitled “Finance tsunami: how the global finance system threats us all”. In this interview, we talk with him about ...