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Defeating the IS group: A war mired in contradictions

Tuesday, 28 March 2017, 1:55 pm | Redress Information

US President Donald J. Trump’s vow to defeat what he terms radical Islamic terrorism forces the United States to manoeuvre the Middle East’s and North Africa’s murky world of ever shifting alliances and labyrinths of power struggles within power struggles. More >>

The revolution in work calls for an evolution in living

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 10:14 am | Redress Information

Poverty blights the lives of billions of people throughout the world: in developing countries, where it is acute, and industrialised nations, where it’s hidden but growing. It rises out of social injustice, makes exploitation and abuse inevitable, ... More >>

Grandiose delusional disorder

Friday, 3 March 2017, 1:28 pm | Redress Information

During the presidential campaign I often referred to Donald Trump as a congenital liar, but it is possible that in doing so I made a “category mistake”. By definition liars, even chronic ones, belong to a category of people who know that there is truth ... More >>

Dysfunction in the US White House

Thursday, 16 February 2017, 4:32 pm | Redress Information

There is something both horrifying and fascinating about the behaviour of President Donald Trump, as we watch him fail to cope with – or perhaps even recognise – the differences between the no-holds-barred world he created for his campaign and ... More >>

Women’s gyms lay bare limits of Saudi reforms

Wednesday, 15 February 2017, 3:15 pm | Redress Information

A Saudi decision to license within weeks the kingdom’s first women-only gyms constitutes progress in a country in which women’s rights are severely curtailed. It also lays bare the limitations of Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman’s plan for social ... More >>

Trump’s assault on human kindness, cooperation & environment

Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 3:37 pm | Redress Information

An undercurrent of fury is bubbling beneath the prevailing gloom that is the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States. More >>

Searching for peace in a troubled world

Friday, 3 February 2017, 4:16 pm | Redress Information

Since the Cold War ended in 1989 violent conflict had been decreasing but, according to the Global Peace Index , in 2016 this trend was reversed. More >>

Pakistani crackdown on extremists

Friday, 3 February 2017, 4:05 pm | Redress Information

Pakistan has put one of the world’s most wanted men under house arrest in a half-hearted crackdown on a militant group with close ties to the military and intelligence, in a bid to persuade President Donald Trump from adding the country to those whose citizens ... More >>

The price for Trump and Saudi-supported illiberalism

Tuesday, 31 January 2017, 11:56 am | Redress Information

US president Donald J. Trump’s fuelling of Islamophobia with his newly imposed travel ban as well as his war on the mainstream media feed an increasing trend towards supremacism and intolerance as well as restrictions on freedom of expression, media ... More >>

Saudi Arabia’s ultra-conservative footprint in Africa

Friday, 27 January 2017, 2:11 pm | Redress Information

There is much debate about what spurs political violence. The explanations are multi-fold. There is one aspect that I’d like to discuss as it relates to Africa, and that is the role of Saudi Arabia. Let me be clear: With the exception of a handful of ... More >>

American Zionists and the issue of immigrants

Friday, 27 January 2017, 1:15 pm | Redress Information

It is a strange story. American Jews (and I expect it is the case with other Jews too) act in solidarity with discriminated groups only if they, the Jews, resist Zionist leadership. If they follow the Zionist lead, they usually do one of two things: passively ... More >>

The deceitful words of Israel’s UK Ambassador Mark Regev

Wednesday, 25 January 2017, 11:45 am | Redress Information

Why wasn’t this dangerous individual sent packing after the Israeli embassy plot to “take down” senior UK government figures? More >>

Israel’s manipulation of UK politics

Friday, 13 January 2017, 12:51 pm | Redress Information

Both the Foreign Office and Boris Johnson, the UK’s foreign secretary, have declared the Shai Masot affair “closed” after Masot, an employee of the Israeli embassy and probably a Mossad asset, plotted with gullible British MPs and political hangers-on ... More >>

Fury at Azaria verdict is Israel’s Trump moment

Thursday, 12 January 2017, 11:20 am | Redress Information

The United Kingdom has Brexit. The United States, an incoming President Trump. And Israel now has Elor Azaria. It may not have the same ring, but ultimately the turning point could prove as decisive. More >>

Syrian Islamist parents send daughters on suicide mission

Friday, 23 December 2016, 11:35 am | Redress Information

We’ve all heard about Bana Alabed , the seven-year-old Syrian girl who tweets in perfect English and has become an obsession of the Western media. To date, she has 715 tweets under her belt and nearly 350,000 followers on Twitter. More >>

Rapacious consumerism and climate change

Friday, 23 December 2016, 11:15 am | Redress Information

Commercialisation has poisoned all areas of contemporary life, and together with its partner in crime, consumerism, is the principal cause of man-made climate change. More >>

Christmas memo to Theresa May: Stop worshiping Israel

Friday, 23 December 2016, 11:03 am | Redress Information

Stuart Littlewood writes: Prime Minister, This is still a Christian country, as your colleague David Cameron reminded us not so long ago. But you wouldn’t think so when non-Christian creeds are given exceptional protection and privileges to smooth ... More >>

Israel’s “legalising” of the theft of Palestinian property

Monday, 19 December 2016, 12:01 pm | Redress Information

An incredible piece of legislation is now being debated in Jerusalem. The country is busy with a settlement called Amona. There, deep in the occupied territories, a few dozen Jewish families have set up an illegal settlement – illegal even under ... More >>

How does it feel being interfered with, America?

Friday, 16 December 2016, 3:11 pm | Redress Information

I’m referring to the fuss over allegations that Russia was hacking Hillary Clinton’s emails during the US presidential campaign. Such small beer compared with the heavy-handed way America interferes in other people’s business! More >>

West Bank tourism drive makes Palestinians invisible

Friday, 16 December 2016, 3:04 pm | Redress Information

At first glance, it looked like a generous promotional stunt by Israel to aid the Palestinians’ struggling tourism industry. The Israeli military authorities published this month a video on social media publicising Palestinian attractions in the West ... More >>



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