UK Universities Reject Israel Lobby’s Anti-Semitism Definition

By Asa Winstanley, Electronic Intifada. -

Only a minority of UK universities have adopted the misleading and politically motivated definition of anti-Semitism promoted by Israel and its lobby. Despite repeated British government [...]

IADL Demands Immediate Release Of Palestinian Maher al-Akhras

By the International Association of Democratic Lawyers. -

IADL calls for the immediate release of Maher al-Akhras, a Palestinian man and father of six, jailed by Israel without charge or trial. As IADL convenes its Council, al-Akhras has been on hunger [...]

Oxford Study Challenges Israel’s Claims Concerning Palestinian Refugees

By Miko Peled, Mintpress News. -

There needs to be a fundamental change in the way Palestinian refugees are seen, no longer as victims but as people with rights who are entitled to shape their own destiny. This assertion is made [...]

Life Of Palestinian Hunger Striker In Immediate Danger

By Yoav Haifawi, Mondoweiss. -

Maher al-Akhras, who has been on a hunger strike since his administrative detention on July 27, is waging a battle against the mighty Israeli occupation apparatus.  Every day brings him closer to [...]

Holding General Mills Accountable For Profiting From Occupation

By Noam Perry, AFSC.org. -

Earlier this fall, we launched our No Dough for the Occupation campaign to pressure General Mills to stop producing Pillsbury products in illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank. Last [...]

Human Rights Defenders Sue German Parliament Over Anti-BDS Resolution

By Adri Nieuwhof, Electronic Intifada. -

Three human rights defenders are mounting a court challenge to the German parliament’s resolution condemning BDS – the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement for Palestinian rights. The [...]

The Man Who Inspired A Generation

By Mazin Qumsiyeh, Peace News. -

My encounter with the Al-Araj family began in 2009, the year I met Basil and Shireen and started joining them in demonstrations in Al-Walaja village. On 6 March 2017, Basil was murdered by the [...]

Abraham Accords: A Fever Dream Of Dictators

By Karim Kattan, +972 Magazine. -

On Tuesday, U.S. President Donald Trump, with much fanfare, hosted a ceremony for the signing of the so-called peace agreements between Israel, the United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain. With smug [...]

TUC Calls For Israel Sanctions To “End Apartheid”

By Asa Winstanley, Electronic Intifada. -

The British Trades Union Congress has condemned Israel’s annexation plan, calling it “another significant step in the creation of a system of apartheid” in the West Bank. Passed on [...]

Protests And Rockets As Gulf States Sign Deals With Israel

By Tamara Nassar, Electronic Intifada. -

At a White House ceremony on Tuesday, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain officially established diplomatic relations with Israel. The signing of the US-brokered Abraham Accords formalizes [...]

Israel’s Secret List Of Officials Who May Stand Trial At International Court

By Noa Landau, Haaretz. -

Israel is drawing up a secret list of military and intelligence officials who might be subject to arrest abroad if the International Criminal Court in the Hague opens an investigation into [...]

Liberal Zionism Begins The Journey Towards A One-State Solution

Described as the “pope of liberal Zionism” and a “bellwether for the American Jewish community”, Beinart broke ranks in two essays. Writing in the New York Times and in Jewish Currents magazine, [...]

Chicago Protest: No To The Continuation Of The Theft Of Palestinian Land

By the US Palestinian Community Network. -

Over 300 cars and 700 Palestinians, Arabs, and supporters gathered today in the heart of our community in the southwest suburbs of Chicago to say #NoToAnnexation, no to colonization, no to the [...]