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Why the FBI Still Wants to Keep Native Leader Leonard Peltier in Prison at 79

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Leonard Peltier, the longest-held Indigenous political prisoner in the U.S., had his first parole hearing in over a decade on Monday. Peltier, an activist who started organizing with the American Indian Movement (AIM) in the 1970s, has spent nearly 50 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit. Nick...

Israel Unmasked: A Serial Killer Society High On Hate, with Abby Martin and Rania Khalek

Rania Khalek
To discuss Israel’s holocaust in Gaza, Rania Khalek was joined by journalist Abby Martin, creator and host of The Empire Files.  Watch the extended version of this interview on our Patreon. Become a member at https://www.Patreon.com/BreakthroughNews to access the full episode and other exclusive content.

The Law is Clear: Palestinians Have Right to Resist Occupation with Vijay Prashad

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President Joe Biden is joining with Trump backers in Congress in imposing sanctions on the International Criminal Court – the ICC – because the court issued a statement that Benjamin Netanyahu should be arrested for war crimes. Meanwhile the U.S. is sending more bombs and missiles to Israel as hundreds...

UC Academic Workers Authorize Strike Against Attacks on Student Protests for Gaza

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In a historic vote, over 48,000 academic workers and members of the United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 4811 have authorized a strike against the brutal police crackdown on the student Palestine encampment at the University of California at Los Angeles’s (UCLA). After the incident, the union local filed Unfair Labor...

Biden’s ‘Red Line’ Was a Lie: U.S. Sponsored Massacre in Rafah

Brian Becker
All eyes are on Rafah as Israeli forces murder Palestinians, even children in refugee camps designated as ‘safe zones.’ Yet Biden continues his support, providing the U.S. bombs that rain down on Rafah.

Why the Palestine Movement is Calling to Surround the White House

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Palestine solidarity organizers are planning a major mobilization at the White House on June 8th to protest the US-Israel invasion of Rafah. Netanyahu has plowed through Biden’s declared red line against a ground invasion of Rafah, and the global outrage after the Al-Mawasi tent massacre has moved millions into the...

Why Israel Still Can’t Defeat Gaza’s Guerrilla Fighters with Jon Elmer

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After eight months of relentless massacres on Palestinians, Israel has yet to achieve its main objective of destroying the Palestinian resistance. Despite suffering considerable losses, the armed factions’ main infrastructure and leaders appear to be intact, allowing them to recruit and strike back even in areas that the occupation long...

How the US is Scrambling to Stop Ukraine Peace Plan by China & Brazil with Vijay Prashad

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While world leaders prepare to convene in Switzerland for a “peace summit” ostensibly called to advance peace in Ukraine despite excluding Russia from the meeting, Brazil and China have proposed an alternative. Both countries released a joint statement calling for an international peace conference with equal participation from both Russia...

Strip Away the Lies: Israel’s Naked Colonialism Nears Its End, with Prof. Joseph Massad

Rania Khalek
To discuss Israel’s genocide in Gaza and the myths its supporters use to justify it, Rania Khalek was joined by Joseph Massad, Professor of Modern Arab Politics and Intellectual History at Columbia University and the author of many books including “The Persistence of the Palestinian Question,” “Islam In Liberalism” and...

Israel’s Real Plan: Expand War, Reject Ceasefire, and String Biden Along

Brian Becker
Israel prepares for a bigger war in Gaza despite its failures and the global condemnation for the invasion of Rafah. Even though Hamas has agreed to a deal, Joe Biden claims the problem with reaching a ceasefire is Hamas and the Palestinian resistance. Brian Becker is joined by Layan Sima...
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