"The Truth About the Origins of Israel, the Palestinian Nation, the Prisoner Hunger Strike in California Prisons and the Deputy Gangs Running LA County Prisons"
Alan Goodman, Revolution newspaper, tells the solid truth about the origins of Israel and the history of the Palestinian nation as the basis for understanding the imperialist maneuvering around Palestine's application to the UN.
The bid for Palestinian statehood is popular among the people of Palestine and the people of Israel. It is not popular in the Israeli political class, the U.S. corporate media, nor the White House. For different reasons, it's also not popular among many Palestinian and Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) activists.
"The Fog of War and Occupation, the Lies that Feed It and the Courage to Resist - Libya, Iraq and Palestine"
Maximilian Forte, Prof at University of Concordia, Montreal, challenges the notion that the NATO-fueled war in Libya is a victory for the Libyan people and lays bare the top ten myths in the war against Libya.
Robert Parry, journalist, Consortiumnews.com, hammers down on the top political pundits in the US media who created public support for the wars crimes committed by the US in the invasion of Iraq and examines the impact all this had on today.
"Convicting the Innocent & Robo War in Gaza"
Brandon L. Garrett, author of "Convicting the Innocent: Where Criminal Prosecutions Go Wrong," and Professor at the University of Virginia Law School, talks about the cases of 250 people who were exonerated by DNA evidence after spending an average of 13 years in prison, including 17 who were on Death Row. Garrett reveals that these wrongful convictions were not exceptions but the result of practices that the courts rely on every day.
Rob of Houston IMC traveled to Palestine and Israel this summer as part of the Health and Human Rights Project Delegation, a project of American Jews for a Just Peace. On the July 22nd edition of the HIMC Radio Show on KPFT 90.1fm he spoke with the radio collective about his trip.
Richard Falk, professor, author, UN Special Rapporteur for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories of Palestine, talks about the whitewash report on the May 2010 Israeli assault on the Gaza Aid Flotilla from the Turkel Commission and the treachery revealed in the Palestine Papers released by Al Jazeera. Prof. Falk also talks about the renewed efforts to remove him from his UN position.
The Two-State Solution is a non-starter with the Zionist regime of Netanyahu. On this edition of SRR we examine the proposal for a secular one-state that represents all of the people of historic Palestine.
We honor this day, April 9th, in the history of revolutionary liberation with a celebration of the lives of Paul Robeson and Phil Ochs, a remembrance of the massacre at Deir Yessin in 1948 and the courageous members of the Congress of Racial Equality's who braved the chain gangs of the racist South to force the desegregation of interstate transportation known as the Journey of Reconciliation in 1947.
A member of the editorial board of the International Socialist Review, Sherry Wolf spoke at Marxism Today 2007 in Melbourne, Australia and we feature excerpts of her talk, “The Case for Revolution”. Also, we cover the plight of Afghan children forced to survive on garbage heaps, Afghani reconstruction monies pilfered by corrupt aid agencies, and the continuing efforts to boycott, divest and sanction the Apartheid regime of Israel. Finally, Noam Chomsky gives his take on Obama’s pro-Israel hawk appointments and his unprecedented “obsequiousness” to AIPAC.