2 February | The Turkish Armed Forces -supported by Free Syrian Army groups- have started an air and land offensive on the predominantly Kurdish town of Afrin in Northern Syria, from multiple fronts at the (...)
14 January | Since the beginning of the week, the protests in Tunisia have multiplied. The underlying reason is the austerity budget, announced on January 1 in a country already ravaged by the rise of (...)
7 January | The protests against the Islamic Republic in Iran have taken on a mass character. These demonstrations are a spark of hope for workers and oppressed peoples in the Middle East. What should the (...)
4 January | Left Voice recently spoke with Foti Benlisoy of Başlangıç Dergisi, a socialist organization in Turkey, to discuss the political context and a changing dynamic between Turkey and the U.S. in the wake (...)
31 December 2017 | Sixty-three young people signed a letter stating that they refuse to serve in the military. They denounce the Israeli army as an occupying force.
30 December 2017 | The Israeli filmmaker and activist Dror Dayan met Ahed Tamimi when he was documenting protests in her village. The 16-year-old Palestinian girl was arrested last week by Israeli soldiers and has (...)
29 December 2017 | Left Voice joins the solidarity movement to free all Middle Eastern political prisoners.
22 December 2017 | Palestinian activist Ahed Tamini, 16, was arrested on December 19 in a night raid to her family's home.
17 December 2017 | Interview with Nerdeeni Kiswan, a Palestinian organizer who helped found New York City students for justice in Palestine.
14 December 2017 | In June, Democratic and Republican senators, including Bernie Sanders, unanimously voted in favor of a resolution that “reaffirms the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995 as United States law, and calls (...)
12 December 2017 | Donald Trump has done it again. As if military escalation with North Korea and his anti-Muslim tweets were not enough, he just created yet another conflict with international (...)
18 October 2017 | On Friday, October 13, Trump declared that he will not re-validate the nuclear deal with Iran; nor will he break with it entirely.
14 July 2017 | As the Gaza Strip moves even more rapidly than predicted toward becoming uninhabitable, its two million residents face an escalating humanitarian crisis.
27 April 2017 | Israeli historian Ilan Pappé talks about the occupation of Palestine, the Arab War of 1948 and the current oppression of the Palestinians at the hands of (...)
15 April 2017 | With two days left until the constitutional referendum vote in Turkey on April 16th, there are still a myriad of potential scenarios and outcomes. Regardless of the result of the vote, the left (...)
12 April 2017 | Those who thought that the referendum would be a piece of cake for the government given the countrywide state of emergency were proven wrong.
7 April 2017 | In the face of Trump’s national chauvinism, we need to advance the most radical left-wing internationalism.
Juan Cruz Ferre
16 February 2017 | Trump suggested that he may abandon plans for a "two-state solution." For decades, US foreign police has aimed to create a Palestinian state. But even before Trump's remarks, this solution was (...)
6 January 2017 | Turkey may hold a referendum on the transition to an authoritarian presidential system as soon as late March; however, Erdoğan’s Bonapartist shift does not herald stability for the ruling class, (...)
Barış YıldırımFoti Benlisoy
23 December 2016 | Aleppo is a tragedy. Over a quarter million people have died in the confrontation between the rebels and the forces of the Syrian government.
20 December 2016 | The assassination of Andrei Karlov, Russian Ambassador to Turkey, occurred against the backdrop of the civil war in Syria. In particular, it takes place amidst the dramatic turn of events (...)
30 November 2016 | The rise of the so-called illiberal democracies is the continuity of neoliberalism.
16 September 2016 | Workers at the Alexandria Shipyard Company have been victimised and dragged before a military court for standing up for their rights at work, but a growing solidarity movement is putting the (...)
14 September 2016 | The shifting alliances and the overlapping of multiple ethnic, religious, geopolitical and social conflicts that characterize the civil war in Syria seem to defy the basic premise of any war— the (...)