How can we best help the Palestinians?: Workers' Liberty 3/15

Boycott "apartheid Israel"?

Submitted by cathy n on 27 October, 2007 - 10:31 Author: Stan Crooke

The equating of Israel with apartheid South Africa dates back to the ‘anti-Zionist’ campaign launched in the Soviet Union and its satellite states in the late 1960s.

The Stalinist ‘anti-Zionist’ campaign was one in which traditional anti-semitic themes were given a ‘socialist, ‘progressive’ and ‘anti-imperialist’ makeover: Jews as the crucifiers of Christ and the poisoners of waterholes were replaced by ‘Zionists’ who were the agents of imperialism, colonialism and racism. (1)

Debate Part 1: A Letter from the Editors of Against the Current: Nakba One, Two, Three?

Submitted by Anon on 26 October, 2007 - 3:33

The Jewish-Palestinian Arab conflict is one of the most complex political questions that confront the serious Marxist left. We publish an editorial from the US publication May-June 2007 issue of Against The Current, and a response from Sean Matgamna.