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Israel Reopens the Gaza Slaughterhouse

Phase One of Israel’s genocidal campaign on Gaza has ended. Phase Two has begun. It will result in even higher levels of death and destruction.   By CHRIS HEDGES Dec 2, 2023     The skies over Gaza are filled — after a seven-day truce — with projectiles of death. Warplanes. Attack helicopters. Drones. Artillery […]

Don’t Just Blame Kissinger for His Amoral, Genocidal Life and Acts

If anything, Kissinger was but a faithful representative of the criminal U.S. elites whom he served all his life—and who guaranteed him a long life of fame, wealth, and luxury.   By JOSEPH MASSAD Nov 30, 2023   Nothing notable distinguished the birth of Heinz Alfred Kissinger on 27 May 1923 to a German Jewish […]

Israel’s War on Hospitals

Israel’s War on Hospitals Israel is carrying out a campaign to make Gaza uninhabitable. This campaign includes destroying all of Gaza’s hospitals. The message Israel is sending is clear – Nowhere is safe. If you stay you die.    by CHRIS HEDGES NOV 20, 2023   Israel is not attacking hospitals in Gaza because they […]

এক ‘দেশদ্রোহী’ ভারতীয়র ক্রিকেটীয় আখ্যান

শামিকে রোজ পরীক্ষা দিতে হবে। বিশ্বকাপ ফাইনালে আবার! সোনার কাপ হাতে উঠলেও তার পরের টুর্নামেন্টে। নামের বোঝা বিশাল দায়। এই দায়ে দোষী এক বিশেষ ধর্মের মানুষ, চেষ্টা করলেও মেজরিটির মেজরের বাইরে তারা চিরকাল। মোদি যুগে এবার জুতসই শব্দ আছে – দেশদ্রোহী। আসলে শুনতে শুনতে এক সময় সয়ে যায় মশাই। যত ইচ্ছে বলুন! লিখলেন মৌমিতা আলম।     […]

Israel is Shutting Down its Human Laboratory in Gaza

Israel is Shutting Down its Human Laboratory in Gaza   Israel uses Palestinians imprisoned in Gaza as human guinea pigs for its weapons and technology industries.   By CHRIS HEDGES NOV 17, 2023     CAIRO, Egypt: The Palestinians are human laboratory rats to the Israeli military, intelligence services and arms and technology industries. Israel’s […]

The Horror, The Horror

The Horror, The Horror   Israel’s genocidal attacks, which are killing hundreds of Palestinians a day, including some 160 children, have expanded to shelling the remaining hospitals in Gaza.   By Chris Hedges Nov 11     DOHA, Qatar: I am in the studio of Al Jazeera’s Arabic service watching a live feed from Gaza City. The […]

Letter To The Children Of Gaza

Letter to the Children of Gaza By Chris Hedges     Dear child. It is past midnight. I am flying at hundreds of miles an hour in the darkness, thousands of feet over the Atlantic Ocean. I am traveling to Egypt. I will go to the border of Gaza at Rafah. I go because of […]

The Plan to Complete the Nakba Revealed

A document leaked in recent days has fully confirmed that the Zionist right is seizing the opportunity of Operation “Al-Aqsa Flood” to try to implement its old dream of displacing most of the Palestinian population from the territories occupied in 1967, so as to complete the 1948 Nakba and achieve their “Greater Israel” project.   […]

Why did Israel kill my son?

Why did Israel kill my son? By Ahmed Abu Artema   I write these words from my hospital bed. I am beginning to have some energy to hold my phone and use my fingers after 10 days here.   I write in grief.   I woke up in my family house in Rafah, in the […]

Gaza bombing adds to the generations of Palestinians displaced from their homes

Gaza bombing adds to the generations of Palestinians displaced from their homes BY Michael Vicente Perez   An estimated 1.4 million Palestinians have been displaced from their homes since the Israeli military began bombing the Gaza Strip on Oct. 8, 2023, in retaliation for a surprise attack by Hamas militants. Many of these Palestinians have […]

‘A conversation between the Sword and the Neck’ : A student’s perspective on the O. P. Jindal Global University Row

A student’s perspective on the recent controversy surrounding Prof. Achin Vanaik’s teach-in session on Palestine at O.P. Jindal Global University and the consequent dissemination of misinformation and targeting of faculty members by the right wing ecosystem from within and outside the university.   By Samyuktha Kannan Nov 04, 2023   On the 1st of November, some faculty members at […]

Israeli War on Gaza Sparks ‘Largest Mass Mobilization of Jews in American History’

“We will do everything in our power to demand an end to U.S. support for genocide and apartheid,” said Jewish Voice for Peace. By Brett Wilkins     As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu proclaims in genocidal undertones his army’s “holy mission” to invade Gaza, Jewish American peace activists are ramping up their nationwide effort to bring […]

Palestinian National Resistance combats Zionist genocidal terror and slackens grip of the West 

Hamas upholding Islam does not undermine its struggle but is a natural part of the overall historical development of Palestinian people and anti-colonial struggle they wage. Under the veil of religion, liberation struggle is waged in societies where democracy has not fully prevailed, writes Harsh Thakor.   The Qassam Brigades, the military wing of the […]

অমৃতকালে খাওয়া না খাওয়ার কথকতা

বিশ্ব ক্ষুধা সূচক ২০২৩ (গ্লোবাল হাঙ্গার ইনডেক্স ২০২৩ / জিএইচআই) রিপোর্ট অনুযায়ী ১২৫ টি দেশের মধ্যে ভারতের স্থান ১১১। যার অর্থ ভারতে ক্ষুধা পরিস্থিতি গুরুতর (serious) রাষ্ট্রকেই মানুষের খাবার পাওয়ার  অধিকারকে স্বীকার করতে হবে এবং এই লক্ষ্যেই রাজনীতিকে চালিত না করতে পারলে এক ক্ষুধার্ত প্রজাতন্ত্রের তকমা নিয়েই আমাদের বেঁচে থাকতে হবে। লিখলেন সুমন কল্যাণ মৌলিক। […]

Palestine People Heroically Combats The Genocide Of Israel

Netanyahu is in an alliance with the Zionist far right. Their goal is to provoke a second Nakba – that is to say, to physically uproot the Palestinians from the land they are inhabiting now, starting in Jerusalem and the West Bank. This policy is not new, but it has escalated in the recent months. All […]