Jewish National Fund Declares It Will Fund Land Confiscation In The West Bank

Last month, for the first time in its long history, the Jewish National Fund (KKL-JNF) openly declared that it will fund land confiscation in the West Bank, in defiance of international law. Its [...]

Academics At UK University Reject IHRA Anti-Semitism Definition

By Asa Winstanley, The Electronic Intifada. -

Academics at a major British university last week voted to reverse their institution’s adoption of the misleading anti-Semitism definition promoted by Israel and its lobby. A report by [...]

Striking Palestinian Workers Triumph

After 19 days of an open-ended strike demanding their human and labor rights, Palestinian workers at Yamit have suspended their strike. The workers’ committee has reached this decision following [...]

Why Calling Israel An Apartheid State Is Not Enough

By Lana Tatour,  Middle East Eye. -

B’Tselem, a leading human rights group in Israel, recently released a report concluding that Israel is an apartheid state, with a regime of Jewish supremacy stretching from the Jordan River to [...]

Germany’s Anti-BDS Resolution Violates The Right To Free Expression

By Adri Nieuwhof, Electronic Intifada. -

German cultural institutions have criticized the German parliament’s anti-boycott, divestment and sanctions resolution for creating a legal gray area and undermining the right to free [...]

National Day Of Action For Palestine

By Palestine Solidarity Campaign. -

The Israeli government continues to press ahead with its gross violations of international law and Palestinian human rights, accelerating the ongoing colonisation of yet more Palestinian land. [...]

Joe Biden’s Love Affair With Israel Will Pick Up Where It Left Off

By Ali Abunimah, The Electronic Intifada. -

With Donald Trump still disputing his loss of the US presidential election, there has been a lot of attention to which foreign leaders congratulated the winners after the race was called on [...]

Palestinian Maher al-Akhras Wins Freedom After 103 Day Hunger Strike

The Palestinian Prisoner Club said in a statement on Friday, “After 103 days of the heroic hunger strike by the prisoner Maher Al-Akhras, which brought the issue of the captive movement and [...]

Campaigners Take Direct Action As Palestinians Remember Balfour’s Shameful Declaration

By Tom Anderson, The Canary. -

The Balfour Declaration is the name given to the statement in 1917 by British foreign secretary lord Balfour promising a “national home for the Jewish people” in Palestine. Britain had taken [...]

The Pseudo-Judicial Execution Of Maher al-Akhras

By Yoav Haifawi, Mondoweiss. -

Tuesday, November 3, will be the hundredth day of the hunger strike of Maher al-Akhras. That is, if he will still be alive. His body, deprived of all the vital ingredients for life except for [...]

How Maher al-Akhras Is Resisting Israel’s Administrative Detention

By Neve Gordon, Middle East Eye. -

Facing imminent death, 49-year-old Maher al-Akhras has been refusing to eat in prison for more than three months. The Palestinian father of six has been protesting his repeated arbitrary arrests; [...]

‘Let The World Remember How We Lost Palestine’

Occupied Palestine - Today, Palestinians and human rights advocates around the world are marking 103 years since the Balfour Declaration was issued on November 2, 1917. Using the hashtag [...]

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 [...]

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