Beit-Sahour

Israeli Authorities Clamp Down on Theaters

July 7, 2013

Three theaters, two Palestinian and one Israeli, were targeted. One was physically attacked, one closed by administrative order, and the third threatened by the municipality

Calls for One Democratic State in all of Palestine Increase

June 3, 2013

Twenty years after the Oslo Accords which promised to end the Israeli occupation with a two-state solution, the alternative democratic solution is gaining traction

New Documentary Exposes the Mistreatment of Asylum Seekers and Refugees in Greece

May 19, 2013

Kate Mara and Guy Smallman: European governments impose austerity demands in Greece but fund detention centers in Greece for refugees. Xenophobic views expressed even by centrist parties

European Governments Take Steps to Label Products of Israeli Colonies

May 9, 2013

Michael Deas: European governments have so far failed the laws of the European Commission to distinguish between Israeli and colony products, but several governments have made public calls to change that policy

Palestinian Children Routinely Detained and Arrested By Israeli Authorities

May 1, 2013

Gavan Kelly Pt.2: International solidarity plays a key role in helping Palestinian prisoners fight for their rights, in the face of an arbitrary Israeli military court system

Israel Breaks Signed Agreement to End Prisoner Hunger Strikes

April 29, 2013

Gavan Kelly: This year’s Prisoner Day marked by hunger strikes of Palestinian prisoners who pay a heavy price in order to raise awareness of their plight

Separate Bus Lines for Palestinians and for Colonists in the West Bank

April 16, 2013

During the global protests known as “Israel Apartheid Week,” the Israeli government launched a segregated bus service, forcing Palestinians in the West Bank to travel only on buses designated to them

Kerry’s Attempt to Restart Negotiations in Israel/Palestine Has Failed

April 15, 2013

Kerry refuses to challenge the unequal power relations between Israel and Palestine

Thatcher Forged an Alliance Between Neo-liberalism and Neo-conservatism

April 10, 2013

Thatcher used her popularity from the Falklands war to push right-wing economic reform, leading to increased inequality