Germany threatens journalist with prison for speaking about Palestine
- Riri Hylton
German authorities barred Palestinian-Canadian journalist Khaled Barakat from speaking at a Palestine solidarity event in Berlin, claiming his “anti-Semitic” speeches posed a threat to public order and could undermine relations between ...
Sea-Watch and Cpt. Rackete enforce human rights where EU fails
Sea-Watch 3 enters port of Lampedusa without permission
Captain under investigation
Neither the EU-Commission nor any European government brought about the ...
Daphne Caruana Galizia’s son: ‘They killed my mother but they won’t stop me’
- Harriet Sherwood
The Maltese writer’s journalist son tells of his pride in her achievements as a BBC radio drama recounts her story
Matthew Caruana Galizia holds a picture of his mother, Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was killed in a car bombing in 2017. Photograph: ...
Why I resigned from Berlin’s Jewish Museum
- Yossi Bartal יוסי ברטל يوسي بارتال
Last Monday, after guiding hundreds of different tour groups from Germany and around the world to various exhibitions, I submitted my resignation as a guide at the Jewish Museum of Berlin in protest against the crass political intervention by the German ...
Big capital’s betting on fascism
- Manuel Raposo
The close contacts between the parties of the European extreme right, the meeting held in Milan to form a political bloc, the consultation between them on the elections to the European Parliament - not forgetting the "advice" of the USAmerican ...
An electronic engineer in Orwell's Britain: a lecturer at Essex University dismissed for alleged antisemitism
- Eve Mykytyn
Dr. Ali was dismissed from his job at the University of Essex for alleged antisemitism. The charges stemmed from his opposition to a new campus society, a branch of the Zionist organization, the Union of Jewish Students (UJS) and from four of the many ...
The center falters in Germany
- Lauren Stokes
The decline of the historically dominant center-right and center-left parties in Germany and in the recent EU elections sets the stage for greater conflict over how to deal with Europe’s multiple crises.
As the European elections loomed, Germany— ...
On equating BDS with anti-Semitism: a letter to the members of the German Government
- Sara Roy
To the Members of the German Government:
I write to you regarding the motion recently passed by the Bundestag that equated BDS with anti-Semitism. I also write to you as Jew, a child of Holocaust survivors and as a scholar of the Israeli-Palestinian ...
Who in Russia can afford educating children in expensive British private schools?
- Crime Russia Преступная Россия
Several thousand children from Russia study in private schools in the U.K. At last year end, our country was on the fifth place in the world by this number. Russian billionaires and celebrities are willing to pay big money for high-quality education ...
Europe cannot escape nationalism
- Ashoka Mody अशोक मोदी
For good reason, European leaders and intellectuals worry that, absent the utmost vigilance, virulent nationalism could again be unleashed with the full force of its destructive potential. Europe, they believe, is essential to prevent such a terrible ...