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AKF trashes Zionist Federation’s critique of hunger strike

Salaamedia | Cartoon: Carlos Latuf | 17 May 2017 The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation has lambasted the South African Zionist Federation (SAZF), a pro-Israeli lobby group, that criticised the Foundation’s 24-hour solidarity hunger strike in support of Palestinian prisoners. Supported by SA Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and several cabinet ministers, South Africans were called on to […]

Predator drones – Trump’s toy of choice

Shaakira B. Ahmed | Pic (File): BBC | 17 May 2017 Donald Trump has succeeded in securing for his administration a permanent place in Global News Headlines lately – from viral reports on what the World dubbed Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’, to the more recent ‘Trump-Russia Campaign Collusion’ scandal. Amidst all the commentary on the unpredictable […]

Archaeology – a tool of Zionist Occupation/Archaeology – enabling Palestinian dispossession

21 April 2017 | Salaamedia Image:Archaeologist, Abeer Zayaad meeting former Robben Island political prisoner, Laloo Chiba. “Genocide”, as a Burmese scholar noted recently, “begins with an attack on identity and history. The victims never existed and…will never exist”. Arguably, nowhere is this assault on historical identity more brazen today then in modern day Israel. “There […]

Al Aqsa – The African Connection

13 April 2017 | Salaamedia | Image: FrontPageMage.com This weekend, Jerusalem archaeologist, Masjid al Aqsa employee and Salaamedia special guest Abeer Zayyad will visit South Africa’s first official mosque and join commemorations around Macassar in the Western Cape, home to the legendary Sheikh Yusuf and the nation’s first Muslim community. Check out full details of her […]

Abeer Zayyad public programme announced

12 April 2017 | Press Release The long awaited arrival of Jerusalem archaeologist, Abeer Zayyad, to South Africa is almost over. Her public programme is as follows: Thursday   13 April 2017 – Pietermaritzburg, 13:00 – 15:00  contact Ayesha Karrim for tickets (R200) 083 379 9776. Friday         14 April 2017 – Cape […]
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