Tag Archives: West Bank

Solidarity Among People: A Response to the New Jewish National State Law

This new law wipes out democracy and equality and establishes that Israel
belongs only to Jews!

Chris Hedges: Why I Support the BDS Movement Against Israel

Hedges: The Palestinians are poor. They are powerless. They have no voice or influence in the halls of power. They are demonized. They do not have well-heeled lobbyists doling out campaign contributions and pushing through pro-Palestinian legislation.

Liza Burr | Israeli Historian Ilan Pappe on Changing Perceptions: Israel/Palestine

From the article: Islam is not the issue. The issue is Israel’s human and civil rights record, on which Israel should be measured with the same yardstick by which other countries are measured.

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 […]

Mazin Qumsiyeh> A Message from Beyond the Wall

A Message from Beyond the Wall Thumbing its nose at the international community in this holiday season, the Israeli government is going ahead with building thousands of housing units in existing and new Jewish colonization settlements in Bethlehem and Jerusalem areas. By Mazin Qumsiyeh  Worldwide WAMM December 2012/January 2013 Editor’s Note: Palestinians in Bethlehem are […]

‘We have cancelled your booking’ — the criminalization of travel to the West Bank is laid bare to the world

Originally posted on Occupied Palestine | فلسطين:
BREAKING – Exclusive by @972Mag : “Political contract” required to enter Israel? by Laura Durkay on April 14, 2012 | Mondoweiss French activists protesting European airlines canceling flytilla passenger flights, 2011.          (Photo: Abu Nawfal) This Sunday, I was planning to fly to Tel Aviv with up to 1,500 other participants…