Posts tagged with ‘Religion’


Two-Nation Theory Re-examined–and a Few Reflections on India’s Citizenship (Amendment) Bill
Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 13th, 2020 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
India: A Dangerous New Low in State-Sponsored Hate
Harsh Mander | The Hindu – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 13th, 2020 (BRICS | No Comments »)
India’s New Citizenship Act Legalizes a Hindu Nation
Anil Varughese | CETRI – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 13th, 2020 (BRICS | No Comments »)
A Call to US Catholics: Let Us End Our Complicity in War
Bishop Thomas Gumbleton – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 13th, 2020 (ANGLO AMERICA | No Comments »)
Myanmar’s For-Profit Genocide
Wendy Bone | The Investigative Journal – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 13th, 2020 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | No Comments »)
New Year 2020: A Prayer for Peace and Religious Harmony
Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 6th, 2020 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
Indian Democracy Is Fighting Back
Samanth Subramanian – The Atlantic
December 30th, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
The People of India Are Taking It to the Streets to Challenge Modi’s Bigoted and Dishonest Government
Vijay Prashad | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 30th, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
A Nobel Laureate Justifies Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing
William Felice – Tampa Bay Times
December 30th, 2019 (NOBEL LAUREATES | No Comments »)
EU: China Must Close Its “Re-Education Camps” for Uyghurs in Xinjiang, Meps Say
News | European Parliament – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 30th, 2019 (SPOTLIGHT | No Comments »)
Four Criteria for Differentiating Faith-Based Entities
Abbas Aroua | Cordoba Peace Institute Geneva – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
Canada, Netherlands Join Gambia’s Fight for Rohingyas
The Standard [Gambia] – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | No Comments »)
Why All Religions Are Not the Same
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 (SPIRITUALITY, RELIGION | No Comments »)
India’s Government Is Going to War against Its Own People
Vijay Prashad | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 (BRICS | 1 Comment »)
Kashmir Is Heading to a Point of No Return
Naveed Mehmood Ahmad | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 16th, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
The Rape of India’s Soul
Jayati Ghosh | Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 16th, 2019 (BRICS | 2 Comments »)
The Ignoble Fall of a Nobel Peace Prize Winner: Aung San Suu Kyi
Thalif Deen | IPS - Human Wrongs Watch
December 16th, 2019 (NOBEL LAUREATES | No Comments »)
(Português) Maior festival de sacrifício de animais do mundo mata milhares de búfalos no Nepal
Eliane Arakaki - ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais
December 9th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | No Comments »)
150 Years after Gandhi’s Birth, Authoritarianism in India Must Be Met with Resistance
Matt Meyer and Binalakshmi Nepram | Resistance Studies – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 9th, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
Boycott Myanmar Campaign
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | 1 Comment »)
House of Gods or Plea for Peace
Mitali Chakravarty | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2019 (POETRY FORMAT | No Comments »)
The Yin & Yang of Authentic Being-In-The-World
Stefan Schindler – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 (INSPIRATIONAL | No Comments »)
The Answer Is in the End: George Harrison, a Prophet for Our Time
Ben Jolliffe | Resurgence Magazine – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 (MUSIC, ARTS, INSPIRATIONAL, SPIRITUALITY, RELIGION | No Comments »)
India: Intimations of an Ending
Arundhati Roy – The Nation
November 25th, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
Deathly Silence: An Inside Look at Kashmir
Laura Höflinger and Sunaina Kumar – Der Spiegel
November 18th, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
(Français) Ce que vous devez savoir sur les bombardements à Gaza
Mike Merryman-Lotze | Agence Média Palestine – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | 1 Comment »)
What You Need to Know about the Bombings in Gaza
Mike Merryman-Lotze | American Friends Service Committee – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | No Comments »)
Israel Killed 222 Gaza Protestors Since 2018. Only One Soldier Has Been Indicted
Eyal Sagiv | +972 Magazine – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | No Comments »)
Casteism: Is It the Scourge of Hinduism, or the Perversion of a Legitimate Vedic System?
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 (RELIGION | No Comments »)
On Moving to Palestine
Mazin Qumsiyeh – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
Popular Resistance in Palestine
Mazin Qumsiyeh – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, PALESTINE - ISRAEL, LITERATURE, HISTORY, REVIEWS | No Comments »)
Camp Bucca, Abu Ghraib and the Rise of Extremism in Iraq
Kathy Kelly – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 4th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
The Farewell Sermon of Prophet Muhammad
Moin Qazi – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 4th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 2 Comments »)
(Français) Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: Fabriqué et Tué par la CIA
Marc Vandepitte | Investig’Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 4th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | No Comments »)
The Lasting Impact of the Islamic State
René Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 4th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
Banana Party–Serving Divinity
Dr Ravi P Bhatia – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 4th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
CIA Death Squads Responsible for Spike in Afghan Civilian Casualties
Bill Van Auken | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 4th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, CENTRAL ASIA, MILITARISM | No Comments »)
The Olive Tree–Not Just an Ordinary Tree
Mazin Qumsiyeh | DesertPeace – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
Kashmir: Self-Determination Is the Solution
Chandra Muzaffar – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
Record Number of Palestinian Homes Demolished: Rights Group
Human Wrongs Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | No Comments »)
Returning to Obama’s Plan
Amos Gvirtz – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, PALESTINE - ISRAEL | No Comments »)
Moksha/Liberation: What Is It?
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (SPIRITUALITY | No Comments »)
Don’t Forget the Tamil Genocide in Sri Lanka
Lee Rhiannon – Jacobin Magazine
October 28th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, LITERATURE, HISTORY, REVIEWS | No Comments »)
Syria: The Human Cost of War
René Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, SYRIA IN CONTEXT, LITERATURE, REVIEWS | No Comments »)
African Leadership Breaking the Deadly Silence on Future Migration
Anthony Judge | Laetus in Praesens – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 21st, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
Death, Misery and Bloodshed in Yemen
Kathy Kelly – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 21st, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | No Comments »)
Kashmir–The Curious Case of Indian Collective Conscience
Dr Mudasir Firdosi | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 21st, 2019 (BRICS, CENTRAL ASIA | No Comments »)
On Racism and ‘Wild Beasts’: Why Israel Besieges Palestinians
Ramzy Baroud | Politics for the People – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | No Comments »)
Uninhabitable: Gaza Faces the Moment of Truth
Jonathan Cook – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | No Comments »)
Israelis Were ‘Saddened’ to Have to Kill Gaza Protesters, to Avert ‘Bloodbath’
Philip Weiss | Mondoweiss – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | No Comments »)
In Media Newspeak, a ‘Peace Plan’ for Palestine/Israel Is Anything US Proposes
Joshua Cho | FAIR Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL, MEDIA | Comments Off on In Media Newspeak, a ‘Peace Plan’ for Palestine/Israel Is Anything US Proposes)
Action Now: Insights from Greta Thunberg, Krishnamurti and Julian Assange as Leaders of Religions?
Anthony Judge | Laetus in Praesens – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Action Now: Insights from Greta Thunberg, Krishnamurti and Julian Assange as Leaders of Religions?)
Palestinians Need to Learn from South Africa’s Mistakes
Ramzy Baroud – Al Jazeera
October 7th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Palestinians Need to Learn from South Africa’s Mistakes)
From Kabul: Youth on the Road to Peace
Dr Hakim – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 (CENTRAL ASIA | Comments Off on From Kabul: Youth on the Road to Peace)
The Silencing of Kashmir: Arundhati Roy on India, Modi, and Fascism
Mehdi Hasan | Deconstructed - The Intercept
October 7th, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on The Silencing of Kashmir: Arundhati Roy on India, Modi, and Fascism)
How Communication Shutdown Led to Humanitarian Crisis and Violence in the India-administered Kashmir
Irene Dawa – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 (CONFLICT RESOLUTION - MEDIATION, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS | Comments Off on How Communication Shutdown Led to Humanitarian Crisis and Violence in the India-administered Kashmir)
How South Africa Forced Gandhi to Reckon with Racism and Imperialism
Mary Elizabeth King | Waging Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 (NONVIOLENCE, AFRICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, EUROPE, HISTORY, SPECIAL FEATURE | Comments Off on How South Africa Forced Gandhi to Reckon with Racism and Imperialism)
How US “Good Guys” Wiped Out an Afghan Family
Jessica Purkiss and Mateen Arian - The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
September 30th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, CENTRAL ASIA, MILITARISM | Comments Off on How US “Good Guys” Wiped Out an Afghan Family)
What is the Kumbha Mela?
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 (SPIRITUALITY | Comments Off on What is the Kumbha Mela?)
US Drone Strike Kills 30 Pine Nut Workers in Afghanistan
Reuters – The Guardian
September 23rd, 2019 (HUMAN RIGHTS, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, CENTRAL ASIA, MILITARISM | Comments Off on US Drone Strike Kills 30 Pine Nut Workers in Afghanistan)
Netanyahu Lost Israeli Vote, but Palestinians Were Bound to Lose Whoever Won
George Galloway - RT
September 23rd, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Netanyahu Lost Israeli Vote, but Palestinians Were Bound to Lose Whoever Won)
Chained to Its Past: A German Recipe for Injustice toward the People of Palestine
Hans von Sponeck and Richard Falk | Global Justice in the 21st Century – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (HUMAN RIGHTS, TRANSCEND MEMBERS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, EUROPE, PALESTINE - ISRAEL | 2 Comments »)
Shame on Us
Mazin Qumsiyeh | Popular Resistance – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (POETRY FORMAT | Comments Off on Shame on Us)
Genocide Threat for Myanmar’s Rohingya Greater than Ever, Investigators Warn Human Rights Council
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Genocide Threat for Myanmar’s Rohingya Greater than Ever, Investigators Warn Human Rights Council)
Kashmir after 370
Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
Pakistan Is No Friend of Kashmir, Either
Taha Siddiqui – Al Jazeera
September 16th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS | Comments Off on Pakistan Is No Friend of Kashmir, Either)
A Morning in Afghanistan
Kathy Kelly – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, CENTRAL ASIA | 1 Comment »)
India: Almost 2 Million People Left Off Assam Register of Citizens
Rebecca Ratcliffe and Kakoli Bhattacharya – The Guardian
September 16th, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on India: Almost 2 Million People Left Off Assam Register of Citizens)
Conflict Management in Kashmir: State–People Relations and Peace
Posted by Antonio C. S. Rosa | Editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, LITERATURE, REVIEWS | 1 Comment »)
“The ‘Enemy of the State’ Speaks–Irreverent Essays and Interviews:” Maung Zarni on Burma/Myanmar
Antonio C. S. Rosa | Editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, LITERATURE, REVIEWS | Comments Off on “The ‘Enemy of the State’ Speaks–Irreverent Essays and Interviews:” Maung Zarni on Burma/Myanmar)
UN Experts Decry Torture of Rakhine Men and Boys Held Incommunicado by Myanmar’s Military
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on UN Experts Decry Torture of Rakhine Men and Boys Held Incommunicado by Myanmar’s Military)
This Time, the World Is Watching in Kashmir
Shubh Mathur | Foreign Policy In Focus – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on This Time, the World Is Watching in Kashmir)
Report: Seoul International Conference on Protection of Rohingya Survivors and Accountability for Genocide
Maung Zarni | FORSEA – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Report: Seoul International Conference on Protection of Rohingya Survivors and Accountability for Genocide)
100,000 Rohingyas Rally in Bangladesh to Mark Genocide Day
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on 100,000 Rohingyas Rally in Bangladesh to Mark Genocide Day)
Protectors of Mauna Kea Are Fighting Colonialism, Not Science
Julianne Tveten | FAIR-Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (ACTIVISM, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, NONVIOLENCE, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, ENVIRONMENT, HISTORY, SCIENCE, RELIGION | Comments Off on Protectors of Mauna Kea Are Fighting Colonialism, Not Science)
Inaction on China and India’s Crimes Emboldens Myanmar
Maung Zarni – Al Jazeera
September 2nd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Inaction on China and India’s Crimes Emboldens Myanmar)
Exile from Exarchia: An Anarchist Enclave in Athens Opened Its Doors to Refugees
Julia Rampen | Slate – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (EUROPE | Comments Off on Exile from Exarchia: An Anarchist Enclave in Athens Opened Its Doors to Refugees)
(বাঙালি-Bengali) রোহিঙ্গাদের আরাম কমানো হবে, যাতে ফিরতে রাজি হয়: পররাষ্ট্রমন্ত্রী
Channel 24 – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (বাঙালি-Bengali) রোহিঙ্গাদের আরাম কমানো হবে, যাতে ফিরতে রাজি হয়: পররাষ্ট্রমন্ত্রী)
‘The World Never Learns’, Rohingya Pay the Price
Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on ‘The World Never Learns’, Rohingya Pay the Price)
Rohingya Repatriation to Myanmar Fails as No One Turns Up over Safety Fears
Siobhan Robbins – Sky News
August 26th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Rohingya Repatriation to Myanmar Fails as No One Turns Up over Safety Fears)
Repatriation Plans Stir Fear among Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh
Naomi Conrad and Arafatul Islam - Deutsche Welle
August 26th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Repatriation Plans Stir Fear among Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh)
A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada (1 Sep 1896 – 14 Nov 1977)
Posted by Gaurakisora dasa (ACBSP) – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (INSPIRATIONAL, SPIRITUALITY, BIOGRAPHIES, RELIGION | Comments Off on A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada (1 Sep 1896 – 14 Nov 1977))
Hawai’i: Mauna Kea Is only Latest Thing They Want to Take, ‘We Will Not Give It to Them’
Anne Keala Kelly | Indian Country Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, RELIGION | Comments Off on Hawai’i: Mauna Kea Is only Latest Thing They Want to Take, ‘We Will Not Give It to Them’)
Hong Kong, Kashmir: A Tale of Two Occupations
Pepe Escobar | Strategic Culture Foundation – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, ANALYSIS | Comments Off on Hong Kong, Kashmir: A Tale of Two Occupations)
Speaking for the Silenced: The Holy Inquisition in Portugal
Richard Zimler | Tikkun – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (EUROPE, HISTORY, RELIGION | Comments Off on Speaking for the Silenced: The Holy Inquisition in Portugal)
Gaza: A Documentary Film
Garry Keane and Andrew McConnell – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Gaza: A Documentary Film)
Imagining a Free Palestine Should Be Commonplace—That’s Why I Wrote the Novel ‘Siegebreakers’
Justin Podur | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Imagining a Free Palestine Should Be Commonplace—That’s Why I Wrote the Novel ‘Siegebreakers’)
Citizens of Nowhere: One Million Rohingya Still without Rights, Status or Justice
Abdullah Yusuf - The Conversation
August 26th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Citizens of Nowhere: One Million Rohingya Still without Rights, Status or Justice)
The Abrogation of Kashmir’s Special Status: Why Now?
Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay – Al Jazeera
August 19th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on The Abrogation of Kashmir’s Special Status: Why Now?)
Banning U.S. Congresspersons from Israel
Richard Falk | Global Justice in the 21st Century – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Banning U.S. Congresspersons from Israel)
‘A New Hawaiian Renaissance’: How a Telescope Protest Became a Movement
Michelle Broder Van Dyke – The Guardian
August 19th, 2019 (ACTIVISM, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, RELIGION | Comments Off on ‘A New Hawaiian Renaissance’: How a Telescope Protest Became a Movement)
Listen to People of Jammu & Kashmir: End ‘Reign of Occupation and Terror’
National Alliance of People’s Movements | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on Listen to People of Jammu & Kashmir: End ‘Reign of Occupation and Terror’)
From Legitimacy Wars to the Politics of Impossibility: Horizons of Hope
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 (EDITORIAL | 1 Comment »)
Kashmir: A Coup against the Constitution and the Kashmiris
People's Union for Civil Liberties | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on Kashmir: A Coup against the Constitution and the Kashmiris)
Why Krishna Comes to This World
A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada | ISKCON – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 (HISTORY, INSPIRATIONAL, SPIRITUALITY, RELIGION | Comments Off on Why Krishna Comes to This World)
The Likely Outcome of Narendra Modi’s Unconstitutional Seizure of Kashmir
Eric Zuesse – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on The Likely Outcome of Narendra Modi’s Unconstitutional Seizure of Kashmir)
The Indian Government Is Revoking Kashmir’s Special Status. Here’s What That Means
Billy Perrigo – TIME Magazine
August 12th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on The Indian Government Is Revoking Kashmir’s Special Status. Here’s What That Means)
(Português) A Naturalização do Horror no Brasil
Frei Betto | Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) A Naturalização do Horror no Brasil)
India Moves to Strip Kashmir of Autonomy, Potentially Setting Up Conflict in Disputed Territory
Murtaza Hussain – The Intercept
August 12th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on India Moves to Strip Kashmir of Autonomy, Potentially Setting Up Conflict in Disputed Territory)
Rohingya Poets Turn Words into Art of Resistance
Natalie Brinham, Yuriko Cowper-Smith, and Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | 1 Comment »)
Israel’s War on Innocence: Palestinian Children in Israeli Military Courts
Ramzy Baroud | Politics for the People – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | 1 Comment »)
Global Peace and Human Security: India and Pakistan Itching for Showdown on Kashmir
Mahboob A. Khawaja, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on Global Peace and Human Security: India and Pakistan Itching for Showdown on Kashmir)
Why Native Hawaiians Are Fighting to Protect Maunakea from a Telescope
Trisha Kehaulani Watson-Sproat | Vox - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Why Native Hawaiians Are Fighting to Protect Maunakea from a Telescope)
More British Complicity Exposed in Latest ‘CIA Torture Unredacted’ Report
TruePublica – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ACTIVISM, ANGLO AMERICA, EUROPE, MEDIA, JUSTICE | Comments Off on More British Complicity Exposed in Latest ‘CIA Torture Unredacted’ Report)
I Can’t Support an Ideology Grounded in Jewish Privilege and Persecution of Palestinians
Alice Rothchild – The Seattle Times
August 12th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on I Can’t Support an Ideology Grounded in Jewish Privilege and Persecution of Palestinians)
UN Calls for Sanctions, Arms Embargo against Myanmar Army
Joshua Carroll – Al Jazeera News
August 12th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE, UNITED NATIONS | Comments Off on UN Calls for Sanctions, Arms Embargo against Myanmar Army)
Rohingya in India: No Direction Home
Soumya Shankar – Caravan Magazine [India]
August 12th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE, BRICS | Comments Off on Rohingya in India: No Direction Home)
The Schoolteacher and the Genocide
Sarah A. Topol – The New York Times Magazine
August 12th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on The Schoolteacher and the Genocide)
Sur Baher Home Demolitions Illustrate a Vicious Spiral of Oppression in Palestine
Jonathan Cook – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Sur Baher Home Demolitions Illustrate a Vicious Spiral of Oppression in Palestine)
U.N. Urges Sanctions on Myanmar Army Businesses, Says Foreign Partners Could Be Complicit
Angie Teo and Poppy McPherson | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE, UNITED NATIONS | Comments Off on U.N. Urges Sanctions on Myanmar Army Businesses, Says Foreign Partners Could Be Complicit)
March of the Uyghurs
Andre Vltchek | New Eastern Outlook – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (CURRENT AFFAIRS, IN FOCUS, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, RELIGION | Comments Off on March of the Uyghurs)
Mahathir’s Rohingya Proposal Spurs Mixed Reactions
Riyaz ul Khaliq | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Mahathir’s Rohingya Proposal Spurs Mixed Reactions)
No ‘Made In Israel’ Label for Settlement Wines: Canada Court
AFP | Yahoo! News – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on No ‘Made In Israel’ Label for Settlement Wines: Canada Court)
Protecting Palestinians: Postcolonial Reminiscences
Siba N'zatioula Grovogui | The Beirut Forum – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Protecting Palestinians: Postcolonial Reminiscences)
“Rohingya Refugee Crisis Is a Time Bomb That Must Be Quickly Defused to Avoid any Future Flare-Up”
The Daily Star – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on “Rohingya Refugee Crisis Is a Time Bomb That Must Be Quickly Defused to Avoid any Future Flare-Up”)
Context Matters Except for the Palestinians
Richard Falk | Global Justice in the 21st Century – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
Policies That Lead to the Violation of Human Rights
Amos Gvirtz – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Policies That Lead to the Violation of Human Rights)
Unlike South Africa, the World Is Giving Israel a Pass on Apartheid
Amjad Iraqi | +972 Magazine – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Unlike South Africa, the World Is Giving Israel a Pass on Apartheid)
Do Not Turn Away from the Horrors That the Rohingya Face
Bob Rae - The Globe and Mail
August 5th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Do Not Turn Away from the Horrors That the Rohingya Face)
It Took a Crisis to Bring Hawaiians Back Together
Trisha Kehaulani Watson | Honolulu Civil Beat – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (ACTIVISM, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on It Took a Crisis to Bring Hawaiians Back Together)
Why Americans Should Support BDS
Omar Barghouti – The Nation
August 5th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Why Americans Should Support BDS)
The Ongoing Dread in Gaza: So Many Names, So Many Lives
Kathy Kelly – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
I Was Inside This Family’s Home when Israeli Troops Came to Demolish It
A. Daniel Roth | +972 Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on I Was Inside This Family’s Home when Israeli Troops Came to Demolish It)
US Blocks UN Statement to Condemn Demolition of Palestinian Homes
Quds News Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 (HUMAN RIGHTS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, ANGLO AMERICA, PALESTINE - ISRAEL, UNITED NATIONS | Comments Off on US Blocks UN Statement to Condemn Demolition of Palestinian Homes)
Wadi Hummus: Another Israeli Celebration of Ethnic Cleansing
Yara Hawari – Al Jazeera
July 29th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Wadi Hummus: Another Israeli Celebration of Ethnic Cleansing)
Satellite Images Reveal Scale of Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis
Hannah Ellis-Petersen – The Guardian
July 29th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Satellite Images Reveal Scale of Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis)
The US Government Just Officially Recognized the Satanic Temple as a Religion
Matthew Bell | PRI – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, RELIGION | Comments Off on The US Government Just Officially Recognized the Satanic Temple as a Religion)
Israel Destroys Land, Water Wells in West Bank
Quds News Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Israel Destroys Land, Water Wells in West Bank)
Non-state Violence and the Right to Protect Oneself against Excessive State Use of Force
Chiara Redaelli | The Beirut Forum – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Non-state Violence and the Right to Protect Oneself against Excessive State Use of Force)
ASEAN Can No Longer Turn a Blind Eye to Myanmar’s Atrocities
Eric Paulsen – Al Jazeera
July 29th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on ASEAN Can No Longer Turn a Blind Eye to Myanmar’s Atrocities)
Shoot to Maim: The Harvesting of Palestinian Bodies
Ghassan Abu-Sittah | The Beirut Forum – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Shoot to Maim: The Harvesting of Palestinian Bodies)
Required Reading: Noura Erakat on Palestine and Law
Richard Falk | Global Justice in the 21st Century – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, PALESTINE - ISRAEL, REVIEWS | Comments Off on Required Reading: Noura Erakat on Palestine and Law)
Does Religion Cause Violence?
William T. Cavanaugh | Harvard Divinity Bulletin – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 (RELIGION | Comments Off on Does Religion Cause Violence?)
Israel Begins to Demolish Dozens of Homes near East Jerusalem
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Israel Begins to Demolish Dozens of Homes near East Jerusalem)
In Myanmar’s Conflict-Torn Rakhine, Fresh Allegations of ‘War Crimes’
Poppy McPherson and Thu Thu Aung | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on In Myanmar’s Conflict-Torn Rakhine, Fresh Allegations of ‘War Crimes’)
Bangladesh Can Make Myanmar Pay for Crimes against Rohingya
Maung Zarni | Anadolu Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Bangladesh Can Make Myanmar Pay for Crimes against Rohingya)
Settlers Seize another Home in Jerusalem
Asharq Al-Awsat – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Settlers Seize another Home in Jerusalem)
Choosing a Material or Spiritual Lifestyle–or a Balance of Both
Stephen Knapp – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (SPIRITUALITY | Comments Off on Choosing a Material or Spiritual Lifestyle–or a Balance of Both)
Religious Fanatics Have Hijacked America’s Israel Policy–and They’re Not Even Evangelicals
Ori Nir – Haaretz
July 15th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Religious Fanatics Have Hijacked America’s Israel Policy–and They’re Not Even Evangelicals)
CIA Torture Unredacted: Revealing What Was Hidden in the US Senate Torture Report
Crofton Black – Bureau of Investigative Journalism
July 15th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on CIA Torture Unredacted: Revealing What Was Hidden in the US Senate Torture Report)
R2P-R2K, the Responsibility to Protect and the Right to Know: Reflections on the Question of Palestine
Irene Gendzier | The Beirut Forum – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on R2P-R2K, the Responsibility to Protect and the Right to Know: Reflections on the Question of Palestine)
Remembering the World Court Advisory Opinion on Israel’s Separation Wall after 15 Years
Richard Falk | Global Justice in the 21st Century – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Remembering the World Court Advisory Opinion on Israel’s Separation Wall after 15 Years)
Burying the Nakba: How Israel Systematically Hides Evidence of 1948 Expulsion of Arabs
Hagar Shezaf - Haaretz
July 8th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Burying the Nakba: How Israel Systematically Hides Evidence of 1948 Expulsion of Arabs)
What Comes after Bahrain?
Richard Falk | Global Justice in the 21st Century – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on What Comes after Bahrain?)
Global Peace and Security: World Leaders Betray the Canons of Truth, Wisdom and Humanity
Mahboob A. Khawaja, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 (IN FOCUS | 1 Comment »)
Italy Judge Orders Release of Sea-Watch Captain Carola Rackete
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 (NEWS, HUMAN RIGHTS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, EUROPE | Comments Off on Italy Judge Orders Release of Sea-Watch Captain Carola Rackete)
An American Attack on Iran Would Be an Unmitigated Disaster for the US, Iran and the World: Iran War Statement
Richard Falk | Global Justice in the 21st Century – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on An American Attack on Iran Would Be an Unmitigated Disaster for the US, Iran and the World: Iran War Statement)
In Bahrain, the Horizon of Peace Stretched Further Away from Palestinians
Jonathan Cook – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 (CONFLICT RESOLUTION - MEDIATION, ANGLO AMERICA, MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA, PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on In Bahrain, the Horizon of Peace Stretched Further Away from Palestinians)
Myanmar Must Give Rohingya ‘Pathway to Citizenship’ – UN Investigator
Emma Batha | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on Myanmar Must Give Rohingya ‘Pathway to Citizenship’ – UN Investigator)
‘Suu Kyi and Virtually the Entire Opposition Were Completely Enamoured with US Power’
Maung Zarni | The Citizen – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE | Comments Off on ‘Suu Kyi and Virtually the Entire Opposition Were Completely Enamoured with US Power’)
An Honorable Course in Iran: End Sanctions, Resume Dialogue
Kathy Kelly – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
The Slumlords’ Peace
Ismail Khalidi – Al Jazeera
July 1st, 2019 (CONFLICT RESOLUTION - MEDIATION, ANGLO AMERICA, MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA, PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on The Slumlords’ Peace)
How Pentecostalism Explains Jacob Zuma’s Defiance and Lack of Shame
Ilana van Wyk – The Conversation
July 1st, 2019 (BRICS, RELIGION | Comments Off on How Pentecostalism Explains Jacob Zuma’s Defiance and Lack of Shame)
Iran Goes for “Maximum Counter-Pressure”
Pepe Escobar | Strategic Culture Foundation – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 (MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on Iran Goes for “Maximum Counter-Pressure”)
From Shahs to the CIA: The History of Western Intervention in Iran (Part 1)
Tyler Durden | Zero Hedge – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, SPOTLIGHT, EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on From Shahs to the CIA: The History of Western Intervention in Iran (Part 1))
From Shahs to the CIA: The History of Western Intervention in Iran (Part 2)
Tyler Durden | Zero Hedge – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, SPOTLIGHT, EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on From Shahs to the CIA: The History of Western Intervention in Iran (Part 2))
Jerusalem’s Old City: How Palestine’s Past Is Being Slowly Erased
Jonathan Cook – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Jerusalem’s Old City: How Palestine’s Past Is Being Slowly Erased)
The U.S. Wants to Bring Back the Shah of Iran
David William Pear | The Greanville Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, SPOTLIGHT, MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA | 1 Comment »)
Conquer and Divide: The Shattering of Palestinian Space by Israel
B’tselem – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Conquer and Divide: The Shattering of Palestinian Space by Israel)
Free Rohingya Coalition Calls for the Resignation of UN Secretary General and Senior Deputies over Systemic UN Failures in Myanmar Genocide
Free Rohingya Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 (ASIA-UPDATES ON MYANMAR ROHINGYA GENOCIDE, UNITED NATIONS | Comments Off on Free Rohingya Coalition Calls for the Resignation of UN Secretary General and Senior Deputies over Systemic UN Failures in Myanmar Genocide)
Palestine and Historical R2P: Britain’s Special Accountability
Ilan Pappé | The Beirut Forum – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Palestine and Historical R2P: Britain’s Special Accountability)