Creating new perspectives since 2009


Iqbal Jassat

Iqbal Jassat is an Executive Member of Media Review Network, Johannesburg, South Africa


Items by Iqbal Jassat

  • Passing Palestine's nightmare to Israel

    The month of September carries painful memories for Palestinians. It is marked by commemoration activities recalling the horrors of Israel’s brutal and bloody massacres. Without exception, Palestinians as a collective remember those tragic events which robbed them of dear friends and family members. One such was the 1982 massacre at...

  • Saudi’s betrayal is about more than getting close to Israel

    Toenadering is an Afrikaans term which was used as derisively by the far-right to describe the implied closeness between the former Apartheid government of the National Party and the leaders of the African National Congress (ANC). The aim was to discredit the party’s secret meetings with the ANC during...

  • Anti-BDS tactics are doomed to fail

    While Israel believes that playing the anti-Semitism card will do the trick, the opposite is true. European activists, academics, journalists and student movements will not be browbeaten into silence....