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Assiah Hamed


Assiah Hamed is a staff writer at The New Arab.

Famed content creator Ms Rachel says she became the target of online 'bullying' after raising funds for children in Gaza.

19 May, 2024

Social media users have kickstarted an online boycott of celebrities who are said to remain silent on the Gaza war.

12 May, 2024

Macklemore's song in solidarity with Gaza has been age restricted on YouTube, with a "violence" warning imposed

09 May, 2024

In a rare and unprecedented move, California's Pitzer College has ended its study abroad programme in partnership with Israel’s Haifa University.

05 April, 2024

The newly launched No Tax for Genocide campaign wants British citizens to stop paying taxes in protest at the government's support for Israel's war on Gaza

16 March, 2024

Labour Councillor Sonia Winifred announced her resignation, amid rebellion in Lambeth Labour due to Gaza ceasefire motion support.

29 February, 2024

Hate monitor organisation Tell MAMA has revealed the shocking statistics that shed light on growing anti-Muslim sentiment in the UK

23 February, 2024

UK political blog Guido Fawkes made comments in a social media post that many regard as blatantly Islamophobic.

16 February, 2024

The UK prime minister has continued his crackdown on pro-Palestine protests, saying those who hide their identity could face jail

09 February, 2024

Activists projected an image of an injured Palestinian boy onto a London hospital in a bid to amplify calls for a ceasefire in Gaza.

30 January, 2024