Rania Khalek Dispatches from the Underclass

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In December outgoing president Donald trump pulled one more shocking foreign policy decision when he recognized Morocco’s claim to Western Sahara in exchange for Morocco normalizing relations with Israel. Western Sahara has been disputed since the Spanish withdrew in 1975 and the conflict between Morocco and the Polisario front, an armed liberation movement, continued until […]

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Human rights lawyer Steven Donziger has been thrust into an epic battle with one of the biggest oil companies in the world. He helped win a multi billion dollar lawsuit against the Oil Giant Chevron for polluting the Amazon in Ecuador and poisoning the indigenous community who lives there. Ever since then Chevron has waged […]

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Joseph Massad, Professor of Modern Arab Politics and Intellectual History at Columbia University, joins Dispatches with Rania Khalek to help break down everything from Israel’s value as an outpost of US imperialism and why the Arab uprisings failed to the recent victory of Palestinian resistance forces and why it’s crucial to incorporate anti-imperialism in our […]

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While it’s not often in the news, the Horn of Africa is volatile and often the scene of violence and its countries are victims of international interventions and interference that has played a destabilizing role, from Djibouti and Eritrea to Somalia and Ethiopia. As western imperialism continues to prop up dictators while blocking any moves […]

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The Freedom Side LIVE, we talked Palestine, Police Killings, Belarus skyjacking and the Colombia crackdown 6pm ET on Youtube Guests include: Mark Ames, As’ad AbuKhalil, Cathy Rojas, Zoe Alexandra, Alana Houston & Rana Shubair Become a patron: https://www.patreon.com/BreakThroughNews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BTnewsroom  Tweet us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/BTnewsroom Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/btnewsroom/

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Lowkey joins Rania Khalek to talk Palestine and global resistance to Zionist apartheid. » Become a patron: https://www.patreon.com/BreakThroughNews

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With growing international outrage Israel is ratcheting up its brutal bombardment of Gaza to inflict maximum damage before a potential ceasefire is implemented. Join Rania Khalek, Eugene Puryear & these special guests for the latest Palestine updates: 12:37 Dr. Medhat Abbas, Gazan physician, International Department at the Gaza Ministry of Health f 45:44 Ciara Taylor, […]

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Israel has begun deliberately targeting the international press in Gaza, flattening the offices of AP and Al Jazeera as the IDF continues to pummel the impoverished Palestinian enclave for the 6th consecutive day.

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The Israeli military has begun a massive assault on the Gaza Strip. As of Thursday night, May 13, 109 Palestinians have reportedly been killed, including 28 children. A further 621 are wounded. Hosts Rania Khalek and Eugene Puryear cover the atrocities that Israelis are committing against Palestinians and the unified fightback across Palestine, with experts […]

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Ongoing Israeli airstrikes have reportedly killed 30 people so far in Gaza, ten of them children. So far, three Israeli citizen has been killed by Hamas rocket fire. This latest escalation follows Israeli forces storming the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Monday for a third consecutive day, firing rubber-coated steel bullets and setting off stun grenades […]

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