Tag Archives: Palestine
Gazans Were “Grass to Be Mowed” Again, But Their Roots Remain Strong
In tragedy, Palestinians’ will to live is not defeated: Instead, the roots of Palestinian identity grow stronger.
The Truth Behind the Headlines with Lee Camp and Abby Martin
Lee Camp speaks with Abby Martin, a cutting-edge investigative journalist and host of Empire Files who calls out the US war machine. Lee then discusses how the systems that rely on our ignorance are now trying to come up with ways to keep us dumb. ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ […]
Chris Hedges: Max Blumenthal, Dan Cohen on ‘Killing Gaza’
A documentary of Israeli war crimes.
The Defeat of US Imperialism is a Strategic Necessity, not a Single Issue by Danny Haiphong
US imperialism has become a single issue, with many leftists choosing to express solidarity with Palestinians but not for Syrians, Iranians, or Iraqis.
Polly Mann | How Do U.S. Military Gifts to Israel Affect Children and Youth?
Israel’s military and court detention is unique in the world in its systematic incarceration of children––specifically, Palestinian children.
Ahed Tamimi and a Slap That Was Heard Around the World
the slap she gave the IDF soldier has resounded around the world.
Sue Lorde’s Song for Palestinians | Stolen Lands and Boycotts
“We will never be devoted to Apartheid and spilled blood”
In a Major Free Speech Victory, a Federal Court Strikes Down a Law that Punishes Supporters of Israel Boycott by Glenn Greenwald
It’s hard to imagine a law that more directly violates the First Amendment’s guarantee of free speech than one that seeks to deny people benefits for which everyone else is eligible due solely to the state’s disapproval of their political views and activism.
Listening Angels + Father Time + Take Action for Peace | WAMM Newsletter
Is there a group of human beings so evil that they don’t deserve human rights? The International Red Cross [ICRC] does not think so.
#WorldWithoutWalls: A Global Demand From Palestine to Mexico and Beyond
A coalition of Palestinian and Mexican advocacy groups launched the #WorldWithoutWalls Global Day of Action on Thursday, the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall
Adam Garrie | The Myanmar Conflict – Explained
Into this cauldron of violence with historical antecedents that are often dangerously brushed over, observers on all ideological sides are growing increasingly angry, distraught and confused.
Sara Olson | Apartheid for Palestinians
American aid is predicated on the supposed shared values between the United States and Israel. What are these values? Mutual disdain for Islam? Hatred and demonization of Iran? Establishment of a state religion…
Josh Rubner | Boycott Israel, Go to Jail? (Video/Transcript)
What his bill does in essence, in addition to criminalizing BDS in this country, is trying to legitimize the existence of Israeli settlements.
John Pilger | Palestine Remains ‘the Greatest Moral Issue of Our Time’
For Palestinians, these will be familiar stories. The question is: Why are they not familiar in London and Washington, Brussels and Sydney?
Margaret Sarfejooy | Are State Legislatures Demanding a Loyalty Oath to Israel?
Why do vendors who contract with the [State of] Minnesota have to pledge allegiance to Israel?
Two States [a cartoon from Jordan] Truthdig February 16, 2017 To learn more about Rise Up Times and support Media for the People! with a donation click here. No Peace! No Justice! Please share this post.
Mazin Qumsiyeh | Meddling in Elections
A Palestinian perspective