Posts Tagged: Israeli occupation
As a foreigner I enjoyed more freedom of movement than local Palestinians, two of whose murders bookended my visit.
Don't wait for the next massacre to start calling out the more insidious violence Palestinians suffer every day.
As Americans, we bear direct responsibility for the horrific reality in Gaza.
Thousands of Arab Bedouins in Israel's Negev desert are denied power, water, sewage, and roads by the state. And their villages are under constant threat of demolition.
Progressive Jewish groups are rising to criticize the Israeli occupation and fight fundamentalism in both Israel and the West.
Housing demolitions create an environment of constant anxiety for Palestinians in the West Bank and Jerusalem, increasing the likelihood of violent retaliation.
Legislation to fast track new trade pacts specifically targets supporters of the BDS movement against the Israeli occupation.
The deaths of three Israeli teens is an immense tragedy, but not a justification for collective punishment and violence against innocent Palestinians.
Palestinians should not lend their name to a charade of endless negotiations while historic Palestine disappears.
Sorry John Kerry: Until negotiations are based not on U.S. support for Israeli power but on international law, the “peace process” will continue to fail.