Tag: palestine

Unite against the slaughter of Palestinians

Unite against the slaughter of Palestinians

The killing of protesters on the border of Gaza is the latest massacre inflicted on by the brutal Israeli regime on the Palestinian masses. This is state sanctioned murder, with the Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu authorising soldiers to shoot to kill. The protests were in response to the provocative […]

Socialism and national rights

Ukraine, Israel/Palestine and other countries The bloody conflict in Ukraine, alongside the slaughter of the Palestinian people in Gaza, has brought the issue of the ‘national question’ once more forcefully onto the political agenda. How can we open a road to begin to solve seemingly age-old intractable issues? This is […]

After weeks of mass slaughter in Gaza, IDF forces ‘withdraw’

What is the role of imperialism in the conflict? A hail of death has roared down on Gaza for weeks. Working class people in Britain and worldwide are shocked and angered at images of a Palestinian father carrying his dead children’s body parts in a plastic bag, and other daily […]

Boycotting Israel: the socialist view

‘Boycott, divestment and sanctions’- questions and answers about the BDS campaign Following an appeal from advocates of an academic boycott on Israel, physicist Stephen Hawking recently turned down an invitation to speak at a conference in Jerusalem. He joins others who have boycotted Israel in one form or another, particularly […]

World outraged by Israeli State’s ferocious bombing of Gaza

Mass action needed to end the slaughter and blockade! The trapped, blockaded 1.8 million people in the Gaza strip have been viciously bombarded from air, sea and land. The ferocity of the war on this densely populated coastal enclave of land has once again being viewed with shock and outrage […]

Stop the bombing of Gaza – End Israeli state terror!

Netanyahu’s Israeli government has launched a horrific onslaught of hundreds of air strikes on the densely populated Gaza strip. Over 100 Gazans have been killed in one week, including 20 children. 400 have been injured. One strike hit a group of football fans who had gathered to watch a world […]

Israel: Nationalist thugs physically attack CWI members

On 21 June dozens of protesters – Jews and Arabs, including Socialist Struggle Movement (SSM) activists – held a demonstration in front of the defence ministry in Tel Aviv. The protest was held against the Israeli government’s use of the tragic kidnapping of three Israeli teenagers in the West Bank […]

Israel/Palestine: Record participation at ‘Socialism Conference’

Growing discontent in society generates interest in socialist ideas A record number of more than 160 participants took part in the recent ‘Socialism Conference’, which was organized by the Socialist Struggle Movement (SSM – CWI) for the sixth year. This was the biggest conference, so far, bringing together Israeli and […]