Israel is often compared to South Africa as an apartheid state, but do you know the historic relationship between the two countries? This video explainer features Chris McGreal, former Guardian correspondent in Jerusalem, and Omar Barghouti, co-founder of the BDS movement.
Combating Zionism requires a vision that pays no credence to ethno-nationalism. As the world reconsiders the one-state solution, South Africa should lead the way.
A radical critique of the discourse on terrorism and, specifically, of repeated Israeli and US claims to moral superiority in the fight against “terrorism,” is long overdue.
A big reason for this is to counter the growing success of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement.
Apartheid South Africa and Israel had a close relationship from the inception of the latter.