Vijay Prashad speaks to Philip Luther of Amnesty International about the report released by the organization on Israeli crimes against Palestinians
People across the world have mobilized to stand in solidarity with the Palestinian people and demand Israel stop its criminal attacks
Today we take a look at the crackdown on communist activists in Kenya, ILO’s report on widespread job losses in the LAC region, a hunger strike by undocumented workers for pandemic aid in the US, Israel’s announcement that it will not cooperate with the ICC probe, and the withdrawal of felony charges against 3 organizers in the US.
27-year-old Ahmed Erekat was left to die, bleeding on the ground at an Israeli military checkpoint while he was on his way to pick up his sister and mother from a salon
The case was filed over Georgia’s “pro-Israel” law that requires independent contractors to sign a pledge against the boycott of Israel. Martin refused to sign the pledge on the grounds that it infringes upon her right to speech and expression.
The border crossing through Jordan is the occupied West Bank’s only direct access to the outside world