The Israel Lobby vs the First Amendment

By Ramzy Baroud The adage goes, “Be careful what you wish for, because you might just get it.” Indeed, this is the very predicament in which the influential American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) could soon find itself. In its obsessive efforts to defeat the Palestinian-led boycott movement, AIPAC will soon force the revisitation of a More...

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By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Nigeria-China Cooperation Advances To New Frontier

By Charles Onunaiju “China-Africa relations have today reached a stage of growth, unmatched in history. We should scale the heights, look afar and take bold steps”- President Xi Jinping (2015). More than two More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 14th, 2017

Charlottesville is America everywhere

US white supremacists and Neo-Nazis are no longer afraid of showing their faces because they face no repercussions. On Friday evening in Charlottesville, a coordinated group of white supremacists marched through More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Will Brazil be the next Venezuela?

By Dawisson Belem Lopes Lately there have been quite a few alarmist headlines in Brazilian media suggesting that Brazil might be “the next Venezuela”, comparing its current political crisis to that of its northern More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Decolonising Syria’s so-called ‘queer liberation’

By Razan Ghazzawi On July 24 the International Revolutionary People’s Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), a group of international fighters and volunteers fighting alongside the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG), More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

The murder that shook the Kenyan elections

By Nanjala Nyabola The mutilated body of Chris Msando, acting director for Information and Communications Technology at the commission overseeing the highly anticipated August election, was found in a forest near More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 21st, 2017

Did the Putin-Trump ceasefire kill the Astana talks?

By Alexey Khlebnikov On July 9, the new ceasefire brokered by the US and Russia kicked off in southwest Syria. The agreement was signed by Jordan, Russia and the US. It came as a result of months-long preliminary More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Middle Eastern supporters of Turkey’s failed coup

By Ismail Numan Telci The July 15 coup attempt in Turkey sent shockwaves throughout the world, including Arab countries. Many Arabs, who have witnessed the reversal of the Arab Spring revolutions, staunchly opposed More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

In their own voices: The Latest Afghan Diaspora

By Ahmad Fawad LamiBy Ahmad Fawad Lami One is a sixth-grader who braved walks through Balkan forests to join his brother in England; another fought the Taliban while serving Afghan forces in Helmand; a third spent More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Turkey: First anniversary of the great victory of our democracy

Supporters of Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, protest in front of soldiers in Istanbul’s Taksim square, early Saturday, July 16, 2016. Turkey’s prime minister says a group within Turkey’s More...