Higher education has been financialized, transformed from a public service into a lucrative cash cow for private investors.
"What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or in the holy name of liberty or democracy?" (Mahatma Gandi, 1869-1948)
On December 14 the Scottish National Party (SNP) Finance Minister, Derek Mackay presented to the Scottish Parliament the Scottish Government's budget for 2018-19.
It was in May, 1939. The British rulers of Palestine had just published a White Paper, putting the dampers on our Zionist vision. The world war was drawing close, and the British Empire needed the support of the Arab world.
Ehud Barak has "broken the silence". He has published an article in The New York Times attacking our prime minister in the most abrasive terms
For seven months in 1969 I hitch-hiked around the US, Mexico and Central America with my best friend from high school
A poem by Dr Faysal Mikdadi
What is happening is real enough. Finding the causes of this undeniable reality is problematic. Yet more problematic is finding an acceptable way of articulating what I see
Zionism is an anti-Semitic creed. It was so right from the beginning.
On the 26th May 1967, using money borrowed from my stepmother after swearing her to secrecy because I lived in unjustified terror of a very kind Dad, I boarded a flight to Jerusalem