The Trajectory of India Under Modi

Narendra Modi has from his childhood been a member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), which had links to Italian fascism and Nazism; from the period when Modi was chief minister to this day, school textbooks in Gujarat, ruled by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP,...

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Statement of Solidarity with Refugee Movement in Greece

By: Palestinian Youth Movement (PYM) Endorsed By: Alliance of Middle Eastern Socialists and Southwest Asian & North Afrikan - Los Angeles (SWANA-LA) Circulated 3/9/19 Earlier this week, the Greek Ministry of Migration Policy under extensive pressure by the...

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The Syrian Death

Editors’ Note:  Below is the translation of an Arabic text by Syrian playwright,  Mohammad Al Attar. Syrians die ceaselessly, die generously, and die individually and collectively. They experience every manner of death. They die violently, from disease, or...

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Syria, the United States, and the Left

As the war in Syria draws to a close, the debate on the U.S. left over that conflict seems as intractable as ever. The immediacy of Syrian politics for Americans seems to ebb and flow as the war impinges on a shifting but surprisingly broad scope of issues salient to...

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The Me Too Movement in the Middle East

by Lara al-Kateb and  Omar Abbas with contributions from Selin Cagatay, Frieda Afary,  Fatemeh Masjedi and socialist feminists inside Iran  The Me Too movement against sexual assault and rape has animated women throughout the world.  In the Middle...

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