Ugandan Farmers Emerge Victorious After Monthlong Occupation Of UN Office

By Phil Wilmot, Wagingnonviolence.org -

After 37 days of occupying a United Nations office in Gulu, Uganda, 234 farmers, youth, mothers with young babies and elderly men packed their gear into trucks and returned to their homes in Apaa [...]

Trump Regime To Formally Reject Palestinians’ Right Of Return

By Stephen Lendman, Stephenlendman.org -

According to the body, “there are few, if any, circumstances in which deprivation of the right to enter one’s own country could be reasonable.” Adopted near the end of Israel’s 1948 war, UN [...]

UN Chief Suggests Deploying Armed Forces To Protect Palestinians From Israel

By Staff, Mintpressnews.com -

“The combination of prolonged military occupation, constant security threats, weak political institutions, and a deadlocked peace process provides for a protection challenge that is highly [...]

Ten Years In Palestine, Lessons Learned

By Mazin Qumsiyeh, Qumsiyeh.org -

It has been ten years since I returned to Palestine after living in the US for nearly three decades. Those ten years in Palestine have been truly phenomenal and inspirational despite the pain and [...]

Gaza Freedom Flotilla Ship Hijacked by Israeli Occupation Forces

By Ann Wright, Worldbeyondwar.org -

The motor vessel Al Awda (The Return), traveling in international waters towards Palestinian waters, 49 nautical miles from the port in Gaza City, has been contacted by the Israeli Occupation [...]

Why I Walked Off My Birthright Israel Trip

By Risa Nagel, Huffingtonpost.com -

“I could live with having my home being destroyed once a year,” Awdah Al-hathalean tells me as he paces around the International Community Center of Umm Al-Khair, a Palestinian Bedouin village in [...]

Tree Sits Established To Stop Bayou Bridge Pipeline

By Staff, L'eau Est La Vie Camp - No Bayou Bridge -

Deep in the Atchafalaya Basin, one of the largest swamps in North America, tree-sits have been established directly on the path of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline. Water protectors are currently [...]

Why They Risked Everything To Occupy ICE

By Will Bunch, Philly.com -

On Tuesday, Philadelphia police arrested 24-year-old Jameson Rush, gave him — along with 28 others who had been part of an encampment seeking to shut down a U.S. Immigration and Customs [...]

‘Occupy ICE’ Movement Spreads Across Cities Nationwide

By Sarah Ruiz-Grossman, Huffingtonpost.com -

SAN FRANCISCO — Protests outside the offices of Immigration and Customs Enforcement have been cropping up in cities across the country in recent weeks, with demonstrators calling for abolishing [...]

From Occupation To Community: The Lessons From OccupyICE Portland

By Rob Reimetz, Counterpunch.org -

I remember visiting the the OccupyICEPDX encampment during its first week in Portland, Oregon in which activists successfully shut down the local I.C.E. Facility. I was able to have conversations [...]

We Build Your Homes, But Have No Homes Ourselves: Diary Of A South African Land Occupation

By Vijay Prashad, Newsclick.in -

Talitha and Johanna work as maids. They earn R150 per day, which is the price of a gallon of milk, a pound of cheese, a loaf of bread and four oranges (1 Rand is about 5 Rupees). They could just [...]

Jerusalem Can Never Be Taken Off The Table

By Wasan Abu-Baker, Popular Resistance. -

In a recent interview with Helena Cobban hosted by the Institute for Palestine Studies, Dr. Rashid Khalidi, the founder of the Journal of Palestine Studies, states that the recent declaration by [...]

As Israel Marks 70 Years, What Have Been The True Costs?

By Staff, Jonathan-cook.net -

Independence Day celebrations tomorrow should be a moment for Israelis – and the many Jews who identify with Israel – to reflect on what kind of state it has become after seven decades. The vast [...]

BDS Of Israel Should Build To A Military Embargo

By Staff, bdsmovement.net -

We are witnessing Israel’s ongoing massacre against unarmed Palestinian protesters in Gaza. Through inspiring popular demonstrations, they are protesting Israel’s 12-year siege, and demanding [...]

From Deir Yassin Massacre To Avigdor Lieberman – No Palestinian Is Innocent

By Miko Peled, Ahtribune.com -

One day, when historians discuss the history of Palestine under Zionist occupation, two dates will be remembered as important indicators. The first is the massacre and total destruction of the [...]