Muslims

Progressive Muslims Make Their Mark in the Midterms

Progressive Muslims Make Their Mark on the Midterms

November 9, 2018

At the victory rally for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, members of the group Muslims for Progress discuss their organizing efforts in the 2018 midterms, which saw the historic election of two Muslim-American women to Congress

Why do Far-Right White Nationalists Support Zionism?

October 26, 2017

The state of Israel is a model for the extreme right in the US and in Europe

Visiting Israel’s “Open Prisons” for African Refugees

January 21, 2014

At the end of December the Israeli Ministry of Interior notified asylum seekers it is severely reducing its hours of operations. As a result hundreds of asylum seekers were unable to renew their visas, were picked off the streets by the Border Police and shipped to Israel’s new “open prison” in the Negev Desert. The…

Reality Asserts Itself - Chris Hedges

November 12, 2013
On RAI with Paul Jay, Chris Hedges says that while people are disgusted with the centers of power, unless there is a constructive alternative, any eruption will be nihilistic and could be fascist

Islamophobia

September 10, 2013
Deepa Kumar: Political elite have built Islamaphobia in US foreign policy to justify imperialistic ambitions

NYPD Undercover Spying Unit Revealed As Extensive, Far-Reaching

September 10, 2013

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Matt Appuzo discusses how the NYPD intelligence gathering targets everyone from Muslims to Republican convention attendees

What Makes the American Security State Necessary?

June 12, 2013

Phyllis Bennis: Will any amount of surveillance make Americans secure when US foreign policy is based on global hegemony?

Up to Six Mass Graves Discovered in Jaffa, with Hundreds of Victims from 1948

June 11, 2013

Sami Abuskhade: the Israeli discourse denies the very existence of the Naqba, but after decades of denial Palestinians are finally able to bring their history to light

Turkish Deputy PM Apologizes as Mass Protests Continue

June 4, 2013

Baris Karaagac: Demands for worker’s rights, secularism and more democracy fueling protest movement across Turkey

Calls for One Democratic State in all of Palestine Increase

June 3, 2013

Twenty years after the Oslo Accords which promised to end the Israeli occupation with a two-state solution, the alternative democratic solution is gaining traction