Daily Archives: March 27, 2020

2020-03-27: News Headlines

Miko Peled (2020-03-27). From Electoral Politics to Coronavirus Response: In Israel, Apartheid Mentality Reigns. mintpressnews.com Israel's longstanding political crisis didn't end due to some altruistic desire to pull together in a time of crisis, it ended because Israelis were faced with a choice, work with Arabs or throw it all away, writes Miko Peled.

Andrew Emett (2020-03-26). Former Veterans Affairs police officer pleads guilty to excessive force. nationofchange.org Nicholson faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in federal prison. A sentencing hearing is currently scheduled for June 24.

Tony Pecinovsky (2020-03-26). Gerald Horne's new book 'White Supremacy Confronted' relates apartheid to Jim Crow. peoplesworld.org United States' support of the apartheid regime in South Africa intersected with Cold War geopolitics. Anti-communism bolstered racist oppression globally. Additionally, domestic Jim Crow and South African apartheid were two sides of the same anti-communist coin, a currency used to stifle African-American civil rights at home as well as Black liberation and anti-colonial struggles in …

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From Electoral Politics to Coronavirus Response: In Israel, Apartheid Mentality Reigns
Miko Peled | mintpressnews.com | 2020-03-27
Israel's longstanding political crisis didn't end due to some altruistic desire to pull together in a time of crisis, it ended because Israelis were faced with a choice, work with Arabs or throw it all away, writes Miko Peled.
mintpressnews.com/electoral-politics-coronavirus-response-israel-apartheid-mentality/266093/

Release Prisoners Now to Slow Coronavirus' Spread
Jesse Jackson | commondreams.org | 2020-03-26
We should act now to ensure that incarceration does not turn into a death sentence for them. (Photo: Shutterstock) | www.commondreams.org/sites/default/files…
commondreams.org/views/2020/03/26/release-prisoners-now-slow-coronavirus-spread?cd-origin=rss

Former Veterans Affairs police officer pleads guilty to excessive force
Andrew Emett | nationofchange.org | 2020-03-26
Nicholson faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in federal prison. A sentencing hearing is currently scheduled for June 24.
nationofchange.org/2020/03/26/former-veterans-affairs-police-officer-pleads-guilty-to-excessive-force/

Gerald Horne's new book 'White Supremacy Confronted' relates apartheid to Jim Crow
Tony Pecinovsky | peoplesworld.org | 2020-03-26
United States' support of the apartheid regime in South Africa intersected with Cold War geopolitics. Anti-communism bolstered racist oppression globally. Additionally, domestic Jim Crow and South African apartheid were two sides of the same anti-communist coin, a currency used to stifle African-American civil rights at home as well as Black liberation and anti-colonial struggles in …
peoplesworld.org/article/gerald-hornes-new-book-white-supremacy-confronted-relates-apartheid-to-jim-crow/