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War on Gaza - War on Gaza
6/5/2024 10:49:58 AM
US student editors at the Columbia Law Review say they were pressured by the journal’s board of directors to halt publication of an academic article written by a Palestinian human rights lawyer that accuses Israel of committing genocide in Gaza and upholding an apartheid regime.

World - Africa
6/4/2024 10:46:20 AM
South Africa has elected its 400-member National Assembly and for the first time in the country's 30 years of post-apartheid democratic rule, no single party holds an absolute majority.

World - Africa
6/2/2024 1:25:57 PM
It was a historic day for South Africa, when the political party that ended the racially divisive era of apartheid and sent global hopes soaring with a vibrant new democracy has lost its three-decade grip on power, according to election results Saturday.

World - Africa
5/28/2024 1:13:47 PM
South Africa's election will determine how weary the country has become of the ruling African National Congress party, which has been in power since the end of the apartheid system of white minority rule 30 years ago.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
5/14/2024 4:24:01 PM
The world that ended Apartheid in South Africa in the 1990s can do the same for Israel’s occupation of the Palestinian territories today, writes Abdel-Rahman Salaheddin

World - Africa
4/27/2024 12:12:28 PM
South Africans celebrate their “Freedom Day” every April 27, when they remember their country's pivotal first democratic election in 1994 that announced the official end of the racial segregation and oppression of apartheid.

World - Africa
2/24/2024 10:47:28 PM
Polls suggest South Africa will face a historic turning point in a national election in May as the ruling African National Congress could lose its majority for the first time since coming to power in the country's first all-race vote at the end of apartheid in 1994.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
2/20/2024 3:03:20 PM
Israel is applying an even more extreme version of apartheid in the Palestinian territories than experienced in South Africa before 1994, Pretoria told the world's top court on Tuesday.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
2/19/2024 1:44:29 PM
Palestinian foreign minister Riyad Al-Malki told the UN's top court Monday that his people were suffering "colonialism and apartheid" under the Israeli occupation, as judges weigh the legal consequences of the Israeli occupation.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
1/11/2024 10:28:56 AM
Barely two weeks after he was released from prison in 1990, Nelson Mandela flew to Zambia to meet with African leaders who had supported his fight against South Africa's apartheid system of forced racial segregation.

Arts & Culture - Music
12/28/2023 6:36:14 PM
Mbongeni Ngema, writer of the acclaimed musical "Sarafina" about student riots in apartheid Soweto, was killed in a car crash on Wednesday at the age of 68, his family announced.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
12/21/2023 5:00:00 PM
Western support for Israel is fraying as a result of the atrocities it has been carrying out in the Gaza war, opening up new possibilities for the Palestinians, writes Alaa Al-Mashharawi in Gaza

Opinion -
11/25/2023 7:40:41 PM
In light of the countless violations of international law currently taking place in Gaza and the West Bank, it is important to consider one question: how can the United States and the West continue to fervently support Israel?

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
10/27/2023 2:11:18 PM
A former head of Israel's Mossad intelligence agency told The Associated Press on Wednesday that Israel is enforcing "an apartheid system" in the West Bank, joining a tiny but growing list of retired officials to endorse that idea.

World - Region
9/6/2023 7:17:20 PM
A former head of Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency told The Associated Press on Wednesday that Israel is enforcing an apartheid system in the West Bank, joining a tiny but growing list of retired officials to endorse an idea that remains largely on the fringes of Israeli discourse and international diplomacy.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
8/23/2023 6:05:00 PM
Hundreds of Jewish and Israeli academics have issued an unprecedented statement calling out Israel’s system of apartheid against the Palestinians.

World - Region
7/30/2023 12:12:39 PM
An Israeli court has given the go-ahead for the forced eviction of 500 indigenous Palestinian Bedouins in the Naqab region, Amnesty International said in a report highlighting the deep discrimination and apartheid that Palestinian citizens of Israel are experiencing, reported the Palestinian News and Agency, WAFA.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Nakba remembered
5/14/2023 6:23:08 PM
In the first of a two-part series on the lessons for the Palestinian struggle to be drawn from black liberation struggles in the US and South Africa, Elaine C. Hagopian* explains why identifying Israel as an apartheid regime will not be enough to set international public opinion against the Zionist project

World - Region
2/15/2023 4:02:07 PM
The Biden administration has withdrawn its pick of a human rights activist for a post at the Organization of American States for calling Israel an ``apartheid state''.

Multimedia - In Pictures
6/27/2022 2:45:28 PM

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