Tag Archives: Israel

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 Facilitate Global supports the StopG4S campain.

G4S Israel: Intentional Complicity in Acts of Injustice for Profit?

Rachael M. Rudolph

Is it willful disregard for human rights and disrespect for humanity or the intentional complicity in acts of injustice for profit? Many within the global activist community would argue that it is… Continue reading

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Integrated Education in Northern Ireland

 Faysal Mikdadi

“Integrated Education is about mutual and common acceptance, especially the acceptance of trying new ideas for the benefit of the central purpose of education: the individual child.”

Cliodhna Scott-Wills: Development Officer for Northern Ireland Council for Integrated Education (NICIE)

“WHEREAS Member States have pledged… Continue reading

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‘Personal Journeys: The Global Impact of Israel’s Dissenting Voices’

Notes taken by Susan Walpole – Facilitate Global Fundraising Dinner, London, 10 April 2013

These notes are of two brief talks by Miko Peled and Ilan Pappe, followed by a Question and Answer (Q & A) session. Views expressed are… Continue reading

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Taste Gaza: Laila El-Haddad and Maggie Schmitt Prepare a Dagga Salad

Posted on March 31, 2013 by dandelionsalad

Dandelion Salad

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BRICS MEMORANDUM ON PALESTINE

MEMORANDUM: APPEAL TO BRICS TO UPHOLD INTERNATIONAL LAW AND HUMAN RIGHTS OF THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE UNDER ISRAELI OPPRESSION
- Submitted by South African civil society and political organizations to the 5th BRICS Summit
- Submitted by Buti Manamela to Marius Fransman
- 26 March, Durban (South Africa)
- Find online… Continue reading

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On Questioning the Jewish State

Joseph LevineI was raised in a religious Jewish environment, and though we were not strongly Zionist, I always took it to be self-evident that “Israel has a right to exist.” Now anyone who has debated the Israeli-Palestinian conflict will have encountered this… Continue reading

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FG is glad to be supporting Gaza Ark

February 2013

Dear friends,

Gaza’s Ark is a project
<http://www.gazaark.org/about-us/mission-statement/>that will rebuild
a boat in Gaza, with Palestinian hands, which will carry Palestinian products out to the world. The main goal of Gaza’s Ark, with the support of people like you, is… Continue reading

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The American Manifest Destiny

Clive Hambidge

Killing from afar

Americans and their European poodles coiffeured red white and blue in American power salons  are unlawfully targeting, and killing from afar, suspected militants  innocent bystanders, and helpers, labelled “collateral damage,” whilst avoiding more politically toxic body bags containing … Continue reading

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The Twinning

Clive Hambidge

Palestinian Children in Israeli military detention

 

Here in South Tottenham (London), attending a Twinning Conference organised excellently and robustly by Haringey Justice for Palestinians[1], a creative branch of the Palestine Solidarity Campaign, I am just recovering from the… Continue reading

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A Most Familiar Drama … Murder Most Foul …

Soraya Boyd

Aided and abetted by its coalition of the willing
Plundering Israel tears a thirst-deprived people and its parched land asunder
Under the auspices of its American heel
Raiding Israel steals away every last of drop of water
Aided and abetted by its… Continue reading

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Abbas Submits Weak UN Status Bid

Stephen Lendman

Palestine deserves full UN membership. It’s entitled to all rights and privileges afforded other Member States. Getting them is simple. It should have  happened years ago.

Palestine satisfies all essential criteria. On November 15, 1988, it achieved statehood.

Previous articles explained. Security Council… Continue reading

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Palestinians to renew UN statehood bid

Agencies

The Palestinians will renew a bid to upgrade their status at the United Nations, a move which could strengthen their statehood claims after talks with Israel stalled.

Palestinians are listed as a UN observer “entity” with no voting rights. They will ask to be made… Continue reading

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Palestinian UN Recognition Bid Wins Support From Switzerland, Denmark

Stephanie Nebehay and Noah Browning

GENEVA/RAMALLAH, West Bank, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Switzerland and Denmark on Wednesday joined a growing list of European countries that back an upgrade for Palestinians to non-member status at the United Nations, a victory that would be a diplomatic… Continue reading

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Manipulating History: The Different Faces of ‘Popular Resistance’ in Palestine

Ramzy Baroud

Apparently, ‘popular resistance’ has suddenly elevated to become a clash of visions or strategies between the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah and its rivals in Gaza, underscoring an existing and deepening rift between various factions and leaderships.

Addressing a Palestine Liberation… Continue reading

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Righteous Condemnation of Israeli Mass Murder

Stephen Lendman

Media scoundrels feature pro-Israeli supporters. Doing so makes them
complicit with Israeli crimes.

Charles Krauthammer is one of the worst. He’s an embarrassment to
legitimate journalism. His latest Washington Post op-ed  <http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/charles-krauthammer-why-was-there-war-in-gaza/2012/11/22/c77582e8-3412-11e2-bfd5-e202b6d7b501_story.html>headlines
“Why was there war in Gaza?”

His commentary shows… Continue reading