Middle East

All our support to the Egyptian Revolution

Starting on January 25th, Egypt has been taken by giant demonstrations against a 30 years long dictatorship. Protests started after another dictatorship ended in Tunisia, and are happening also in Algeria, Jordan and Yemen. Two-thirds of 80 million Egyptians are under 30 years old, and this enormous youth...

The Solidarity that is Missing

In the 72nd anniversary of Nakba - the Palestinian catastrophe with the creation of the State of Israel on May 15, 1948 - Arab regimes are still at fault with the Palestinian cause. Among the 22 Arab League countries, only three - Algeria, Tunisia and Kuwait - are not...

PPSWU calls for abolition of the Electronic Crimes Law

PPSWU calls for abolition of the Electronic Crimes Law adopted by the Palestinian Authority in July 2017 Our message may be late but the multiple violation of freedom of expression as well attacks on human rights defenders and lawyers has prompted us to draw your attention to the fact that...

Thousands demonstrate in Gaza on the eve of the Nakba

On Monday, May 14, tens of thousands of Palestinians demonstrated along the military fence through which the Israeli army imposed a criminal siege to two million Palestinians in the Gaza Strip. By Fabio Bosco.   The Israeli army shot the demonstrators, killing at least 55 people and injuring 2770. This protest makes part...

Preface to The Revolt of 1936-1939 in Palestine, by Ghassan Kanafani

It is an honor for us to bring to the Brazilian audience this article by the Palestinian revolutionary Ghassan Kanafani. Born in 1936 and assassinated by the Mossad (Israeli secret service) in July 8, 1972 in Beirut, Lebanon, he is best known across the world for his literary works,...

Authentic genocide

The excuse used by Bush to invade Iraq was that he was going to "release" this country from "Saddam Hussein's tyranny" and to install a "real democracy". Today, not even those who once justified the occupation believe such words. Hans Blix, former chief of UN inspectors who verified Saddam's...

Gaza 2014 – another chapter in the ethnic cleansing of the Palestinian people

Since the beginning of the new Israeli offensive in the Gaza Strip, called "Protective Edge", 184 Palestinians have been killed. The wounded ones have totaled more than 1,200. Most of the victims are women and children. It is the largest attack made by the occupying forces since 2008-2009, when...

Arab “Kingdom Republics” and Constitution Changes

The constitutional articles relating to the term of the President of the Republic in the Arab States are the most vulnerable to changes likewise most of totalitarian regimes. Changing these articles according to the needs of the ruler is frequent since the executive power controls both state institutions (parliament and...

Sabra and Shatila Massacre: 35 years after, an open wound

On September, it is the 35 anniversary of the massacre in the refugee camps of Sabra and Shatila, in East Beirut, Lebanon. Almost three thousand Palestinians were murdered with cruelty, shocking the whole world. Even today, the wound is still open. In both places, the memory of the massacres...

Conference and Rally of RYWA and JKNSF

   Saturday,February 13, 2016 - the Rally of Revolutionary youth and workers alliance (RYWA) and JKNSF marched from Murree road to Rawalpindi Press club, in which hundred of workers and students activists participated from Pakistan and Kashmir. All comrades were chanting slogans: down with IMF and World Bank policies; down...

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