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Big protest shows fury over racist law in Israel

Big protest shows fury over racist law in Israel Israel’s Nation State law exposes the anti-Palestinian racism at the heart of the state

Britain’s ally Saudi Arabia kills 29 children in Yemen

Britain’s ally Saudi Arabia kills 29 children in Yemen As many as 29 children in Yemen were killed in an airstrike carried out by a military coalition armed and funded by Britain.

Western fears in Zimbabwe

Western fears in Zimbabwe Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa’s crackdown on opposition forces is causing jitters among the West and big business

Racist Trump plans to exclude 20 million migrants from citizenship

Racist Trump plans to exclude 20 million migrants from citizenship Millions of migrants could be banned from US citizenship if they claimed benefits, in the latest racist attack by Donald Trump’s White House.

Bangladesh students fight for safety

Bangladesh students fight for safety Students in Bangladesh have led a series of protests over road safety that have gripped the country.

Trump’s Iran sanctions start

Trump’s Iran sanctions start New US economic sanctions against Iran came into effect this week—threatening to exacerbate poverty and hardship faced by Iranian people.

Repression follows the election in Zimbabwe


President Mnangagwa looks to defend his rule by crushing dissent, writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Ahed Tamimi calls for one Palestinian state for all


Palestinian teenager Ahed Tamimi has spoken out against her mistreatment in Israeli prison—and called for a single Palestinian state for Arabs and Jews.

Ahed Tamimi finally released


Palestinian Ahed Tamimi was released from Israeli prison on Sunday.

First vote for Zimbabwe after Mugabe


Results of the first Zimbabwean presidential election since the fall of dictator Robert Mugabe were expected this week.

Hundreds expelled from Italian Roma camp


The evictions show the impact of the racist policies of minister Matteo Salvini, reports Simon Basketter

Greece fire response wrecked by years of austerity


The Greek government faces outrage over its failures and austerity policies, following huge wildfires that killed almost 100 people

Pakistan elections - behind Imran Khan's populism lies more neoliberalism


Imran Khan, the former Pakistani cricket star, declared victory in the country’s general election yesterday despite allegations of widespread fraud.

Wildfires in Greece—the price of austerity


This is the lethal cost of the austerity memorandum demanded by the EU to pay Greece’s debt

New racist laws expose reality of Israeli state


New laws are no aberration, but a consequence of a state based on ethnic cleansing, writes?Nick Clark

International round up: Did Macron cover up for bodyguard?


Plus section of German left turns against refugees

Assad army on verge of victory in Syrian war


Assad’s regime has almost finished off the last pockets of resistance in southern Syria, says?Nick Clark

Chicago cops kill black man


Protesters in Chicago faced down police after cops killed Harith Augustus last Saturday, shooting him in the back.

Two dead after Israel bombards Gaza


Israel launched its biggest bombardment of the Gaza Strip since 2014 over the weekend.

Protests in Iraq demand funding for key services


Iraq’s government has responded with brutality to huge protests over living standards and unemployment

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