Tag : imperialism

Hithabrut-Tarabut Calls for the Immediate Annulment of the Paris Protocol

The Hithabrut-Tarabut movement calls for the immediate annulment of the Paris Protocol and the establishment of an independent Palestinian economy, an economy that will not be beholden to the needs of that the occupying power. Economic independence is the first step in achieving Palestinian sovereignty. No sovereignty is possible under the Protocol... »

Zionism is a Prison

Zionism is an ideological prison for social change in Israel. It is an ideological prison that separates Jews and Arabs. Even “soft Zionism,” which is said to be moderate and conciliatory, is not able to guarantee equal rights and full participation for twenty percent of the population. There is no partial equality. No such thing as “a little bit equal.” And who can say that 20% of the population (including 50% of children below the poverty line) are full and equal partners, when they are excluded from any movement for social change or revolution? Those who do not acknowledge that the state must recognize full and equal rights (individual and collective) – for its citizens, between the two peoples, between all of the various religious communities and cultural groups that exist within it – are probably seeking to preserve their privilege, the illusion of superiority. This cannot be reconciled with serious social reform. »

Supporting the Syrian People Fighting for Freedom - Objections and Responses

We, the Tarabut-Hithabrut movement, support unequivocally the Syrian people in their struggle for their liberty and their rights. There are those who say that the situation in Syrian and the wider regional reality is complex, and they are right. However, we want to directly address various objections raised against taking a position in favor of the democratic uprising of the Syrian people »