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Nick McAlpin


Nick McAlpin is a journalist for The New Arab. His areas of interest include Palestine-Israel and social movements.

The Labour Party could soon have a Muslim affiliate for the first time in its history.

20 May, 2022

Israel's killing of Shireen Abu Akleh was front and centre as UK protesters flooded the streets the day before Nakba Day to demand justice for Palestinian victims of Israeli ethnic cleansing.

15 May, 2022

The mural features blood dripping from plants near where downed Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh lays and teardrops falling from an eye painted next to the date of her death.

12 May, 2022

Palestinian activist, poet and reporter Mohammed El-Kurd said it was 'because of her work [that] Shireen was murdered', hailing Abu Akleh as an inspiration for those of his generation.

11 May, 2022

More Muslims are seeking domestic violence support during Ramadan. But why are many of those who turn to the Milwaukee Muslim Women's Coalition for help unwilling to take action during the holy month?

29 April, 2022

Hundreds of pro-Palestine supporters took to the streets of London on Friday to protest Israeli actions in occupied East Jerusalem, including its recent raids on the Al-Aqsa Mosque.

25 April, 2022

Disputed claims that Russia had used chemical weapons in the besieged Ukrainian city of Mariupol have brought back frightening memories for Syrians of chemical attacks by Russia's ally Assad.

14 April, 2022

'Sir Keir Starmer is responding to very dubious framing by the Jewish Chronicle,' Amnesty International UK crisis campaigns manager Kristyan Benedict said.

08 April, 2022

In-depth: After Amnesty International's historic report that found Israel was committing the crime of apartheid against Palestinians, Tel Aviv has launched a targeted campaign to delegitimise the organisation based on claims of anti-Semitism.

29 March, 2022

Friends of Al-Aqsa spokesman Shamiul Joarder said: "Israel has definitely lost the propaganda war in terms of the public understanding that Israel is practising apartheid."

14 February, 2022