The Facts of Turkey Declared by a Mafia Father or the “Deep” Secrets that Everyone Knows!

The facts that Sedat Peker, one of the leading figures of the Turkish mafia and a supporter of the regime who fled abroad as a result of an internal conflict and the information that he began to tell through social media, can have serious consequences for the regime. These...

No More Apartheid and Ethnic Cleansing! For a Free, Secular and Democratic Palestine from the River to the Sea!

The Palestinian population is once again rising against the policies of apartheid and ethnic cleansing carried out by the racist state of Israel in the ongoing Nakba (the catastrophe) since the creation of the Israeli state in 1948. The uprising started in al-Quds city (Jerusalem) and spread to the...

From Jerusalem, Steps Towards a New Intifada

  Nearly 400 injured, among them 37 children, some of whom are in grave conditions, many Palestinian political prisoners and the desecration of one of the three most important sites in Islam: the Al-Aqsa mosque (in the middle of the holy month of Ramadan) have marked the last few days...

The Popular Resistance for Jerusalem and the Possibility of a Third Intifada

The popular resistance in Jerusalem, which spread all over the occupied Palestine, against the Zionist occupation forces' project that aims at expelling the residents of the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood from their homes and housing more settlers, succeeded in forcing the occupation to postpone the date that was scheduled for...

Bureaucrats’ Trap Undermines the Jordanian Future Uprisings

This trap that the outside opposition may fall into could turn the whole struggle of Jordanian people for social justice and democratic rights into a mere chess game in the hand of the ruling class. The only sound solution for the Jordanian working class is to build their own...

Erasing People through Disinformation: Syria and the “Anti-Imperialism” of Fools

Disreputable outlets, often operating under the aegis of “independent journalism” with purportedly “leftwing” views, are spreading corrosive propaganda and disinformation that aims to strip Syrians of political agency   The years since Russia intervened in Syria on behalf of Bashar al-Assad have been marked by a curious and malign development: the...

The Alleged Plotting Coup Attempt in Jordan… Between Reality and Wishes

The coup scenario against the King of Jordan, Abdullah the Second, led by his half-brother former Crown Prince Hamzah bin Hussein who was placed under house arrest on Saturday is not a surprise for any close observer of Jordanian political scene. Yet, the alleged plotting attempt announced by the...

What is the Regime Trying To Do: HDP, Elections and Beyond…

Everyone agrees that the closure case against the HDP (People’s Democratic Party  (Kurdish party in alliance with some socialist groups)) is of critical importance, together with its causes and consequences. Of course, when the problem is the "Kurds" and the Kurdish political movement, it is inevitable for the historical...

Beyond the Pandemic… Protests and the March 24 Mobilization!

The protests sparked in Jordan after the death of nine Covid19 patients at Al Salt hospital last week due to lack of oxygen. They reflect more than just anger resulted by the pandemic. In fact this mobilization was highly predicted as an unavoidable result of the social-political accumulations.   By Tamer...

The Rebellion of the Bosphorus and the Anger of the Palace

While we do not know where and when the mass movements will explode, the deepening contradictions are the signal flare of future revolts. Such as Turkey, a country with deep democratic and economic problems, this possibility is always on the table. The resistance of the university students and lecturers...

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