Hamas chief in cairo to talk on reconciliation prisoners

By Marwa Awad (source: Al Arabiya News)     Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal The head of the Islamist Palestinian group Hamas, Khaled Meshaal, arrived in Cairo on Tuesday, a senior Egyptian security official said, amid reports that a new round of talks on a prisoner swap...

Angela davis commends sa students

(source: BDS Working Group SA) Angela Davis commends SA students for speaking out against Israeli delegation and adoption of BDS Famous American Black Panther member, leading feminist thinker and [consistent] anti-apartheid activist, Professor Angela Davis, writes to...

Press release

Self-Styled Israeli Group Concerned with Israel’s Legitimacy Friday, 19 August 2011 The Media Review Network (MRN) is appalled that a self-styled “Israel advocacy organisation” calling itself Group 18 has set up in South Africa to...

El al forced to strip at or tambo

By Thandi Skade & Shain Germaner (source: Star Newspaper – Wednesday, 24/08/2011, Front page Headlines) A South African woman was left traumatised and humiliated when she was forced to strip down to her jeans after airline staff incorrectly accused her of...

Evidence mounts of atrocities by Libyan “rebels”

By Patrick Martin (source: World Socialist WebSite) A series of reports from journalists on the ground in Tripoli have provided evidence of mass killings by the NATO-backed forces in the Libyan civil war. These reports, which appear in publications largely supportive...