Dimitris Koutsoumbas (left), General Secretary of the Communist Party of Greece (KKE) delivers the introductory speech to the teleconference on the Question of Palestine, November 29, 2020.

November 29: Communist Parties of Region Confer in Solidarity with Struggle of the Palestinian People

A regional teleconference of the Communist and Workers’ Parties of the Eastern Mediterranean, the Middle East and the Gulf region conducted to express solidarity with the Palestinian people was held last Sunday, November 29, under the auspices of the Communist Party of Greece (KKE). In 1977, the General Assembly of the United Nations called for the…

Young communists take part in the Tel Aviv demonstration against the far-right government, Saturday night, November 28, 2020. The Hadash placards read: (right) "Democracy for All," (left) "When the government is against the people, the people are against the government."

Thousands Protest against PM in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv & Arab Towns

Thousands of protesters demonstrated on Saturday evening, November 28, against far-right Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at intersections, on overpasses and in squares across Israel, as weekly demonstrations continued for the 23rd consecutive week. In Jerusalem, some 4,000 demonstrators gathered outside the Prime Minister’s Official Residence on Balfour Street. In Tel Aviv, several hundred protested in Rabin…

A Young Communist League of Israel mural in Nazareth on May Day; in Arabic and Hebrew the red banner reads: "Long live the 1st of May, the international day of popular solidarity with the working class."

Communist Youth Leader: “This Government of Netanyahu is a Betrayal of the People’s Mandate”

The Communist Party-led front, Hadash (The Democratic Front for Peace and Equality), has emerged as a major force among Leftist groups in Israel. In the recently concluded elections for the Knesset, Hadash displaced the exhausted Zionist left bloc of the Labor and Meretz. Last week Peoples Dispatch talked to Arafat Bdarny, Secretary-General of the YoungCommunist…

Palestinians protest the US-Israeli "Deal of the Century" in the city of Nablus in the northern West Bank, May 30, 2020.

Communist Parties: “Occupation is Terror; Annexation is Apartheid!”

In a joint initiative by the Palestinian People’s Party and the Communist Party of Israel, dozens of Communist and Workers’ parties from around the world have signed the following statement entitled: “Occupation is Terror; Annexation is Apartheid.” Yesterday, June 5, 2020 marked the 53rd anniversary of the launching of Israel’s war of aggression of 1967, in which…