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African refugees protest detention, deportation in Israel

African refugees protest detention, deportation in Israel

Hundreds of African refugees have held a protest rally in front of the Israeli Knesset (parliament) to voice their anger at the Tel Aviv regime’s policy of mass detention and deportation against them. Israeli media reported that some 1,000 protesters, mostly Eritreans and Sudanese, gathered outside the legislature as well as the Supreme Court in Jerusalem al-Quds on Thursday. Some …

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Trump picks 11 Jews to serve in his administration

Trump picks 11 Jews to serve in his administration

S President Donald Trump has given crucial roles to pro-Israel American Jews by appointing at least eleven influential members in his administration, reports say. The president’s Jewish advisers, who are expected to play key roles in shaping the US policy during Trump’s four years in office, include his son-in law, Jared Kushner, who is serving as a senior adviser in …

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Donald Trump Has Fanned the Flames of Racism and Racial Violence: Rev. Graylan Hagler

Donald Trump Has Fanned the Flames of Racism and Racial Violence: Rev. Graylan Hagler

By Kourosh Ziabari The spike of violent extremism and ensuing complications in relations between the Muslim world and the United States have created serious social, ideological divisions globally, widening the gaps in an already polarized world. At the same time, the politicians whose demagoguery underpins their public appeal have found these splits useful for building up support and consolidating power. …

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Tens of thousands demonstrate against racism in Germany

Tens of thousands demonstrate against racism in Germany

Germany – the EU’s most populous country, which last year took in over one million refugees and migrants – has seen a surge in racist attacks and a strengthening of xenophobic and anti-Islamic groups. The demonstrations kicked off Saturday in Bochum in western Germany and continued Sunday in Berlin, Leipzig and Munich, where thousands formed human chains. The organisers estimated …

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Arab MK: Israel founded on ‘exploitation, racism, terrorism’

Arab MK: Israel founded on ‘exploitation, racism, terrorism’

An Arab Knesset member reportedly accused Israel Wednesday of being a terrorist state, saying the government is responsible for systematic discrimination against Israeli Arabs. Speaking during the main annual Land Day demonstration in the Bedouin town of Umm al-Hiran in the Negev desert, MK Taleb Abu Arar of the Arab Joint List said that Israel is working to expel Arabs …

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Student Protests Are Key to Ending Racism in America

Student Protests Are Key to Ending Racism in America

From Brown University to the University of Oklahoma, recent student demonstrations have highlighted the deplorable persistence of racial discrimination in our nation. Though American culture has transformed in the past few decades with increased diversity in certain spaces, it is undeniable that exclusion and inequality continue to pervade all major institutions, higher education included.

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