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April 28, 2018
The former chairman of the Israeli Palestinian Bereaved Families for Peace, Aziz Abu Sarah, and Israeli researcher and co-director of the Israel Palestine ... A list containing Abu Sarah, a brother of a Palestinian martyr in the first intifada and a decadeslong Israeli peace activist, is hard to accuse of selling offÃâÃÂ ...
April 24, 2018
Peace activist Galia Golan has been working for a nonviolent solution to the conflict in Israel for a long time. At 79, the Hebrew University professor emerita is a powerful voice on the left against the Israeli presence in the Palestinian territories and a committed opponent of Prime Minister BenjaminÃâÃÂ ...
April 18, 2018
Grossman said at the event that he would donate half of the Israel Prize money he will be awarded on Thursday to the Parents Circle and to Eliphelet, ... At Tuesday's ceremony, among the speakers, all bereaved relatives, the daughter of a long-time peace activist and Israeli war veteran who was killed in aÃâÃÂ ...
April 17, 2018
Veteran Israeli peace activist Uri Avnery observed in a column at the weekend: "Like the British in India and the white racists in the US, the Israeli government does not know how to deal with unarmed protest." Assad Ghanem, a political scientist at Haifa University, told Al Jazeera: "What happens to IsraelÃâÃÂ ...
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs
April 12, 2018
An estimated 30,000 Gazans participated in the March 30 rally commemorating “Land Day,” when on that day in 1976 Israeli soldiers killed six Palestinians protesting the Israeli takeover of their land. This year's rally also marked the beginning of a six-week remembrance of the 1948 Nakba (catastrophe), when IsraelÃâÃÂ ...
April 11, 2018
“It's always darkest before the dawn,” Nathan Landau, an organizer for the Israeli-Palestinian group Combatants for Peace, said by phone on Wednesday. ... Last year, like this year, Israel refused to grant permits to Palestinian participants, so a parallel event attended by 800 people was held in Beit Jala,ÃâÃÂ ...
April 11, 2018
Last month marked the 15th anniversary of the death of Rachel Corrie, a young American peace activist killed in 2003 by an Israeli soldier-driven ... They paid us a visit with fellow peace activists American Joe Catron and Palestinian Islam Maraqa, who, like Rachel Corrie before her death, work with theÃâÃÂ ...
April 7, 2018
that allowed them to counter Israel's stranglehold over their lives. Workers realized the Israeli economy was massively dependent on the cheap labor of Palestinian migrants, giving them leverage over Israel's occupying society. Israeli peace activists, following the lead of Palestinian activists, activelyÃâÃÂ ...
April 5, 2018
Allen Ruff speaks with Cindy and Craig Corrie, the parents of Rachel Corrie, killed 15 years ago in Rafah while defending a Palestinian home from Israeli demolition. As a lead-up to their Madison visit on Sunday, April 8, they discuss the ongoing work of the Rachel Corrie Foundation, BDS, and the currentÃâÃÂ ...
March 12, 2018
Over the course of the film, the combatants transform from soldiers to peace activists, leading to the creation of Combatants for Peace, an Israeli-Palestinian NGO and bi-national, grassroots movement committed to nonviolent action against the Israeli occupation and all forms of violence in Israel and theÃâÃÂ ...
International Middle East Media Center
March 9, 2018
Scores of Palestinians, accompanied by Israeli international peace activists, held on Friday the weekly nonviolent procession against the Annexation Wall ... They also chanted against the illegal U.S. recognition of occupied Jerusalem as the unified capital of Israel, in direct violation of International Law andÃâÃÂ ...
February 15, 2018
Ann Wright, a retired U.S. Army colonel and former U.S. diplomat turned peace activist, will speak at two Chico venues Tuesday. Wright is a hero of anti-war activists and the movement for justice for Palestinians. She will speak about the 2018 Gaza Freedom Flotilla challenging the Israeli naval blockage ofÃâÃÂ ...
February 14, 2018
When Ariel Sharon was Israel's defense minister he ordered the Israeli army to shoot down a passenger plane if it was confirmed that Palestinian leader ... Among the stories revealed by Bergman was that when Uri Avnery, a famous Israeli journalist and pro-peace activist, traveled to Lebanon to interviewÃâÃÂ ...
Inter Press Service
February 12, 2018
But “my nomination is first and foremost pro-Palestinian, not anti-Israeli”, declared Moxnes, while arguing his case, in an interview with IPS. ... 1990s, BDS is being led primarily by academics, trade unions, student bodies, peace activists, parliamentarians and civil society organisations (CSOs) worldwide.
December 31, 1999
Peace activists, including the United States-based Jewish Voices for Peace thanked the actress for taking a stance. Conservative politicians condemned her actions. Knesset member Oren Hazan even demanded authorities to revoke her Israeli citizenship. Rachel Azaria, of the Kulanu party, part of theÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
The group envisions Israelis living in Palestine as Israeli citizens and Palestinian residents, and Palestinians being able to live in Israel as Palestinian ... a newly formed organization called the One State Foundation comprised of non-Zionist Israeli peace activists, Palestinians and Europeans is trying toÃâÃÂ ...
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