Is Israel an Apartheid State?

May 26, 2021

For the news media in the US, ideas have no importance. Only words count. They function as badges of identity. In the 20th century, nutritionists bandied the slogan, “You are what you eat.” Despite the warning, obesity and diabetes have continued to spread. In today’s “woke” society, you...

Rohingya: Apartheid in All But Name

September 07, 2017

When it comes to the Rohingya, where is Aung San Suu Kyi? The Rohingya are one of the world’s most persecuted people. Descendants of Muslim traders, they have lived in Myanmar’s Rakhine State for centuries, yet the Burmese government, led by Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, calls them...

The Folly of Israeli Apartheid Knows No Boundaries

October 25, 2015

The aim of the resistance is to free Palestine and to give Palestinians the rights they deserve, says Miko Peled. The courtroom in Jerusalem was small with whitewashed walls and a few simple, uncomfortable wooden benches. The air conditioner didn’t work well, so the room was either too cold or...

The Literature Police: Apartheid Censorship and Its Cultural Consequences

July 30, 2014

Do South Africa’s new laws on censorship constitute a major departure from the Apartheid era? Undoubtedly the most peculiar feature of the repressive system the Nationalist government set up in 1963 is that it put an inordinate, if not wholly unlimited, amount of power in the hands of a group...