- A Marxist Critiques Identity Politics
A QA with Asad Haider, founding editor of Viewpoint Magazine, on an ideology fracturing the left.
www.seattleweekly.com | Sunday 30 Apr 2017, 7:00pm
- Twelve Days of Palestinian prisoners' hunger strike
Hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails are now on their 12th day of hunger strike in the 'Strike of Dignity and Freedom.' Approximately 1500 Palestinian prisoners began the strike on 17 April, Palestinian Prisoners' Day, for a series of demands, including an end to the denial of family visits, appropriate medical care for sick prisoners, and the end of solitary confinement and administrative detention, imprisonment without charge or trial.
samidoun.net | Sunday 30 Apr 2017, 6:00pm
- The global elite are headed for a fall. And they don't even know it.
The global elite think they're sitting pretty. How wrong they are. Democrats keep telling themselves that Hillary Clinton 'really' won the 2016 election (or would have, had it not been for interference by Vladimir Putin and James Comey).
theweek.com | Sunday 30 Apr 2017, 5:00pm
- People's Climate March
In an exclusive interview at the People's Climate March, Canadian activist and author Avi Lewis and Dimitri Lascaris discuss the Leap Manifesto's demand for a just transition to a green economy and the movement in Canada, the U.S. and beyond.
therealnews.com | Sunday 30 Apr 2017, 4:30pm
- We Must Return to Politics
The Momentum Movement are not likely to win the next elections, but they represent a new brand of politics. These people are taking from the right most of its prejudices without accepting all its policies, and taking some of the policies of the moderate left and of the liberals, without confessing that they are either on the moderate left or that they are liberals.
www.criticatac.ro | Sunday 30 Apr 2017, 4:00pm
- The Destruction of Syria and Solidarity
In this episode of The Ossington Circle, academic, activist, and editor at Jadaliyya Max Ajl discusses the destruction of Syria and the vitriol directed at leftists and Palestine activists who have opposed intervention in Syria.
podur.org | Sunday 30 Apr 2017, 3:30pm
- Students Are Now Leading the Resistance to Austerity in Puerto Rico
?Some $40-billion of the island's debt could be illegal--so why is the government shutting down the audit commission?
www.thenation.com | Sunday 30 Apr 2017, 3:00pm
- Saudi palace coup: The sequel
A Saudi prince needs three sources of power to become king. In order of importance, they are the United States, the royal family, and the Saudi people, although the latter come a distant third in any calculation.
www.middleeasteye.net | Sunday 30 Apr 2017, 2:00pm