Foreign intervention in Syria no room for equivocation

By Ibrahim al-Amin (source: Conflicts Forum) Syria today is approaching a new crossroads … These fears are not based on a general reading of the situation, but on concrete evidence reaching several regional capitals about the course that the US, Europe, and their Arab...

Confronting intimidation working for justice in Palestine

By Ilan Pappe (source: The Electronic Intifada) If we had a wish list for 2012 as Palestinians and friends of Palestine, one of the top items ought to be our hope that we can translate the dramatic shift in recent years in world public opinion into political action...

Us menaces Iran over strait of hormuz

By Peter Symonds (source: World Socialist Web Site) The Obama administration has issued what amounts to a threat of war against Iran following comments by senior Iranian officials that Tehran would close the Strait of Hormuz in response to an embargo on its oil...

Is Isarael guilty of the crime of apartheid?

By Richard Falk (source: Al Jazeera) It is my belief that the recent finding of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine (RToP) that the state of Israel is guilty of the crime of apartheid in relation to the Palestine people should be taken with the utmost seriousness by all...