Israel Using Dutch Dogs to Terrorize Palestinians

By Adri Nieuwhof on November 27, 2015

An Israeli army dog attacks a Palestinian protester during a demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land in the village of Kufr Qaddoum, near Nablus in the occupied West Bank, 16 March 2012. Wagdi Eshtayah APA images

An Israeli army dog attacks a Palestinian protester near Nablus in the occupied West Bank, 16 March 2012. Wagdi Eshtayah APA images

A video shows Israeli forces using a dog to attack and injure 20-year-old Ahmad Shteiwi as he participated in an anti-occupation protest in the West Bank village of Kufr Qaddoum, near Nablus, in March 2012. (more…)

The Dirty War on Syria

By Prof. Tim Anderson on November 27, 2016

SyriaThe following text is the introductory chapter of Professor Tim Anderson’s forthcoming book entitled The Dirty War on Syria (more…)

Dislike: Facebook Wrongly Removes Post Questioning Partial Coverage of Paris Attacks

November 17, 2015

RTFacebook removed a UK student’s post criticizing the world for not responding to recent terrorist attacks in Lebanon and Africa with the same prayers and support as for Paris. The tech giant republished it, citing human error, after being approached by RT. (more…)

From Mizzou to Yale: The Resurgence of Black Student Protest

By Barbara Ransby on November 25, 2015

(Photo: Daniel Brenner / The New York Times)

(Photo: Daniel Brenner / The New York Times)

Over the past few weeks, Black-led student protests have disrupted business as usual on dozens of US college campuses, with tactics ranging from sit-ins and vigils to hunger strikes and mass rallies. (more…)

30 Seconds, 16 Shots, 400 Days: The Murder of Laquan McDonald

By Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan on November 26, 2015

laquan_GOn the night of Oct. 20, 2014, Laquan McDonald, a 17-year-old African-American teenager in Chicago, was walking down the street when two police cruisers sped up to him. (more…)

« Previous Entries