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Chomsky On Israeli Apartheid, Celebrity Activists, BDS And The One-State Solution

Published: Sat 2 Jul 2022 05:51 AM
(Dedicated to the memory of Ghassan Kanafani, an iconic Palestinian leader and engaged intellectual who was assassinated by the Israeli Mossad on July 8, 1972) This is, according to the Italian socialist Antonio Gramsci, the ‘interregnum’- the rare ... Read more...

TPLF Insurgency Training & Support Operations In Uganda?

Published: Fri 1 Jul 2022 05:53 AM
The document that follows below was provided to Scoop this week in plain text form. It has been reformatted and partially redacted for publishing, (removing private details related to named individuals. Read more...

TPLF Insurgency Training & Support Operations In Uganda?

Published: Fri 1 Jul 2022 02:55 AM
TPLF Insurgency Training & Support Operations In Uganda? Mystery Document Alleges: Covert Operation has US/Egypt Support Operations Coordinated between South Sudan, TPLF and Uganda Planning began December 2021 Read more...

TPLF Insurgency Training & Support Operations In Uganda?

Published: Fri 1 Jul 2022 02:54 AM
TPLF Insurgency Training & Support Operations In Uganda? Mystery Document Alleges: Covert Operation has US/Egypt Support Operations Coordinated between South Sudan, TPLF and Uganda Planning began December 2021 Read more...

The United States Extends Its Military Reach Into Zambia

Published: Thu 30 Jun 2022 06:27 PM
An interview with Dr. Fred M’membe of the Socialist Party By Vijay Prashad / Globetrotter On April 26, 2022, the United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) announced that they had set up an office in the U.S. Embassy in Lusaka, Zambia. According to AFRICOM ... Read more...

Convenient Omissions: The Ukraine-EU Candidacy Show

Published: Thu 30 Jun 2022 03:12 PM
Instances of sympathy are rarely excuses to throw out the rule book. In the case of the European Union, throwing out the rule book about admission has tended to be a feature of enlargement. Credentials of candidate states have been, when needed, ... Read more...

Palestinians ‘Are Not Animals In A Zoo’: On Kanafani And The Need To Redefine The Role Of The ‘Victim Intellectual’

Published: Thu 30 Jun 2022 11:02 AM
(Dedicated to the memory of Ghassan Kanafani, an iconic Palestinian leader and engaged intellectual who was assassinated by the Israeli Mossad on July 8, 1972) Years before the United States invaded Iraq in 2003, US media introduced many new characters, ... Read more...

Train Wrecks And Election Outcomes

Published: Thu 30 Jun 2022 05:55 AM
On 19 June the Sunday Star Times published my column on the relationship between the Labour government’s stewardship of Aotearoa New Zealand’s health system and the outcome of the next general election expected to be around September-October ... Read more...

Overruling Roe v Wade: The International Dimension

Published: Thu 30 Jun 2022 05:50 AM
American exceptionalism can be a dreary thing, and no more so than each time a US president promotes the country’s imperial credentials and continued prowess. But in matters of literacy, shared wealth, and health care, the US has been outpaced ... Read more...

On National’s Ongoing Problems With Abortion

Published: Wed 29 Jun 2022 11:52 AM
Despite Christopher Luxon’s assurances to the contrary, there is no such thing as “settled law” in New Zealand. Apart from the six provisions that are constitutionally entrenched, legislation can always be amended or overturned by a simple majority ... Read more...
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