Growing number of Jewish activists say they will not accept crimes committed by the Israeli regime in the name of their religion.
Israel has long been a source of instability in the Middle East and around the world. The destruction of homes to make way for illegal settlements, assassinations, indiscriminate bombing of civilians and an apartheid wall, ripping apart Palestinian families and communities have come to define its very existence.
All this is being done in the name of Judaism, the oldest of the three Abrahamic religions. For years Israel’s ideology of ‘Zionism’ has been seen as synonymous with Judaism. However, for an increasingly vocal and visible minority of Jews, Zionism represents an unjust perversion, both theologically and ethically.
Revolutionary Palestinian singer dies
He was called the poet of the Palestinian revolution. Known for his revolutionary and national songs for decades, Abu Arab, himself a Palestinian refugee living in Syria died at the age of 83.
Underprivileged Indian Muslims
Muslims in India are the second largest majority community after Hindus in the country which accounts for almost 15 to 18 percent of the total population of 1.2 billion Indians.
Despite promises of democratic constitution the Muslims in the country are amongst the most unprivileged section of the society who hasn’t been reaping the benefits of countries progress and growth.
L’Aquila: Five years after the devastating earthquake
Five years after the devastating earthquake that hit the Italian town of L’Aquila and its surroundings, reconstruction is still at a very early stage. Local administrators have been involved in multiple scandals including bribery and the misuse of EU funds.