Tag Archives: Palestinian West Bank

Palestinian Loss of Land 1946 to Present

Israel to Take Over Land in West Bank in Its Biggest Seizure in 30 Years Days after a cease-fire in Gaza was agreed to by Hamas and Israel, the latter announced it was taking over 1.5 square miles of West Bank territory south of Bethlehem as “a response to the kidnapping and killing of three […]

Chris Marsden: Evidence of Israeli war crimes mounts as Gaza cease-fire continues

Israel’s truce with Hamas held for a second day Friday, as talks continued between the government of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and all three main Palestinian factions—including Fatah and Islamic Jihad. By Chris Marsden  wsws.org  16 August 2014 The talks, mediated by Egypt, have produced statements from all three Palestinian groups claiming that a breakthrough […]

Chris Hedges: Imploding the Myth of Israel

“Reality shatters the fiction of a peace process. Reality lays bare the fact that Israel routinely has used deadly force against unarmed civilians, including children, to steal half the land on the West Bank and crowd forcibly displaced Palestinians into squalid, militarized ghettos while turning their land and homes over to Jewish settlers.”   By Chris […]

Liza Burr: The Wild, Wild West Bank — Settler Violence

While the eyes of the world are riveted on Syria, settlers continue to colonize Palestinian land. Violence is perpetrated against Palestinians as a form of ethnic cleansing as the U.S., Israel’s biggest supporter, turns a blind eye. By Liza Burr  WAMM Newsletter  October 2013   — In an article published in the June/July 2013 issue of […]

Video> Josh Ruebner> US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation speaks at Peacestock 2012> Parts one & two

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/45875592″>Josh Ruebner, Peacestock, Part one</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user11898489″>Bill Sorem</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> <p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/45880082″>Josh Ruebner, Peacestock, Part 2</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user11898489″>Bill Sorem</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Josh Ruebner, Peacestock, Parts one & two by Bill Sorem PLUS 1 week ago Josh Ruebner is the National Advocacy Director of the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation, a national […]