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Latest Works by Vijay Prashad - May 19, 2018
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admin Sat, 05/19/2018 - 04:18

 

America Recedes from Dominance in Afghanistan and Iraq - Alternet
https://www.alternet.org/world/afghanistan-and-iraq-america-recedes-dominance

We Build Your Homes, But Have No Homes Ourselves: Diary of a South African Land Occupation - Newsclick
https://newsclick.in/we-build-your-homes-have-no-homes-ourselves-diary-south-african-land-occupation

THE TWELTH NEWSLETTER (2018): GUNS AND BUTTER - Tricontinental
https://www.thetricontinental.org/newsletterissue/the-twelfth-newsletter-2018-guns-and-butter/

 

 

Palestinian Prisoners' Day

Submitted by Vijay Prashad on Mon, 04/17/2017 - 22:52
Rehearsing Freedom: The Story of a Theatre in Palestine

 

<Palestine> Today is Palestinian Prisoners' Day. Across Israel's gulag, Palestinian prisoners have begun a hunger strike. Every political party - from the Palestinian People's Party (the former Communist Party) to Hamas - are behind the strike. The strike is known as Freedom and Dignity, touchstones of the human imagination.

The Prisoners' demands are:

1. Install a public telephone for Palestinian detainees in all prisons and sections in order to communicate with their families.

2. Visits:

  • Resume the second monthly visits for Palestinian prisoners that were halted by the International
Violence, Syria, Money admin Thu, 03/30/2017 - 16:57

 

Dear Friends,

At Jadaliyya, which is such a fine website, I have an essay on how we understand violence in our times. It is an essay that - in many ways - brings together some of my concerns over the years, of how to write about acts of violence, how media writes about acts of atrocity, how there is a great difference in the treatment of violence done by the 'West' and by the 'East' and so on. This is an essay I neither planned to write nor enjoyed writing. There is something painful in following the lead of two of my gurus in these matters - the Martiniquan