Category Archives: Political analysis

Summit of the century: Will there be substance from the showpiece?

By Ameen Izzadeen Commenting on the meeting between the United States President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, most analysts said they had to pinch themselves to realise that what they were witnessing was real. As if he … Continue reading

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Argentina’s noble goal for sports boycott of Israel

By Ameen Izzadeen A golden boot award for Argentina for displaying moral courage and cancelling its final warm-up match against Israel in Jerusalem ahead of June 16 World Cup in Moscow, in what could be construed as chastisement of Israel’s … Continue reading

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Trump creates nightmare of a thousand Hiroshimas

By Ameen Izzadeen With the United States scuttling the Iran nuclear deal and casting doubts on a possible détente with North Korea, the time is ripe once again to turn the world’s attention on nuclear disarmament and give the necessary … Continue reading

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Gaza massacre: Distorted scriptures, Zionist goons and daddy’s little ghoul

By Ameen Izzadeen The Nakba Day massacre and the grotesque ceremony to mark the opening of the United States’ embassy in Jerusalem turned Monday, May 14, into one of the darkest days in recent history. Television footage of the massacre … Continue reading

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Trump’s Iran deal pullout and the dangers ahead

By Ameen Izzadeen The United States President Donald Trump’s much-anticipated withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal — also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) – has exposed his insensitivity to world peace and nuclear nonproliferation and contributed … Continue reading

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Nuke-liar Netanyahu setting stage for a war party

By Ameen Izzadeen Israel’s hardline Prime Minister, known for his theatrical stunts that have now become a kind of cliché, was at it again on Monday. Showing slide after slide and removing black cloths covering a cabinet of files and … Continue reading

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Gaza: The cry from the wilderness

By Ameen Izzadeen Award winning filmmaker Michael Moore of Fahrenheit 911 fame once advised the Palestinians to give up violence and adopt non-violence as a means of protests. He said if the Palestinians resorted to peaceful resistance, he and peace … Continue reading

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