Palestine Expo 2019 in London A Huge Success

The Palestine Expo this weekend in London went ahead as a huge success despite pushback from ‘UK lawyers for Israel’ who tried to get it shutdown citing its support for BDS. Organised by non-profit NGO Friends of Al-Aqsa, internationally renowned speakers were gathered from across the world together with artists, business owners and peace activists’ organisations over several floors and conference rooms in Olympia to … Continue reading Palestine Expo 2019 in London A Huge Success

Nobody – Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond – By Marc Lamont Hill [Book Review]

After delivering a speech at the United Nations, Dr. Marc Lamont Hill became victimized by the media for speaking out for Palestinian rights. Following the perils of many equal rights activists he was immediately accused of anti-Antisemitism. Nothing was mentioned about Jews, or Judaism in a derogatory manner, he had made a statement criticizing the illegal occupation of Palestine by the State of Israel. As … Continue reading Nobody – Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond – By Marc Lamont Hill [Book Review]

Talking Crisis Management in Puerto Rico, Hip Hop and Politics with Crazy Legs

 “I came here on my mission as a Puerto Rican and I left as a human being”  – Crazy Legs On 20th September 2017, hurricane Maria left a path of destruction across Puerto Rico, stripping it bare. Mass flooding destroyed homes and livelihoods, leaving families with nothing. Damage to infrastructure was severe. Most of the island was left without running water or electricity. There were … Continue reading Talking Crisis Management in Puerto Rico, Hip Hop and Politics with Crazy Legs

Angela Davis in Conversation

“You have to act as if it were possible to radically transform the world” – Angela Davis What better way to spend International Women’s Day than in conversation with Angela Davis at the Royal Festival Hall, London. Influential political activist, academic and author, Angela has been an inspiration to millions, including myself by per participation in movements and reminders of the importance of intersectionality through … Continue reading Angela Davis in Conversation