IMEU Video: 71 Years of Nakba: Israel's Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine.
Palestinian Women Artists Urge Madonna to Cancel Performance in Israel
IMEU Video: Ripped Apart From Their Moms: Palestinian Kids Locked Up in Israeli Jail
In Gaza, the Bombs Have Stopped, but Our Suffering Continues
Rashida Tlaib Becomes First Muslim Woman To Preside Over House Floor News Roundup
Eli Watkins & Sunlen Serfaty, CNN

Rashida Tlaib Becomes First Muslim Woman To Preside Over House Floor

Michigan Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib notched another historic first on Wednesday afternoon, becoming the first Muslim woman to preside over the House floor. Her turn on Wednesday leading the proceedings of the House of Representatives came months after she, along with Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar, became the first Muslim women to join the US Congress.

about 2 days ago
Tarek Bakri: “We Were and We Are Still Here” Palestinian Profiles
Valerie Bisharat, IMEU

Tarek Bakri: “We Were and We Are Still Here”

Through “We Were and We Are Still Here,” one of the largest scale visual documentation projects sharing individual Palestinian stories, Tarek Bakri helps Palestinians in the diaspora return to their land, many for the first time, then shares the stories online.

about 1 week ago
Palestinian Women Artists Ask Madonna to Cancel Eurovision Culture
IMEU

Palestinian Women Artists Ask Madonna to Cancel Eurovision

In the following letter to Madonna, over 50 Palestinian women artists came together to ask her to “support us now in our quest for freedom, justice, and equality -- and the right to thrive as artists.”

about 1 week ago
A new generation is ready to stand with Palestinians Op-Eds & Analysis
Noura Erakat, The Washington Post

A new generation is ready to stand with Palestinians

Last week, Israelis elected Benjamin Netanyahu to a fifth term as prime minister despite a pending indictment against him in three corruption cases. His alleged criminal transgressions seem to pale in comparison with the pact Netanyahu engineered with the overtly racist and fascist Jewish Power.

on April 26, 2019
Denied Entry to U.S., BDS Co-Founder Omar Barghouti Condemns McCarthyite Repression in U.S. & Israel News Roundup
Democracy Now

Denied Entry to U.S., BDS Co-Founder Omar Barghouti Condemns McCarthyite Repression in U.S. & Israel

Critics are demanding answers after the Trump administration refused to allow prominent Palestinian human rights activist Omar Barghouti to enter the United States for a speaking tour, despite his valid U.S. visa.

on April 26, 2019
Palestinian Boycott Activist Denied Entry to United States News Roundup
Megan Specia, The New York Times

Palestinian Boycott Activist Denied Entry to United States

The United States barred a prominent Palestinian activist from entering the country on Wednesday, a move that rights groups said was an attempt by the Trump administration to silence Palestinian voices.

on April 26, 2019
With the Israeli Election, the Plight of Palestinians Has Gotten Even Worse Op-Eds & Analysis
Yousef Jabareen, The Nation

With the Israeli Election, the Plight of Palestinians Has Gotten Even Worse

The election should dispel any doubts that Israel will grant Palestinians freedom and rights without outside pressure.

on April 26, 2019
Airbnb is Under Fire Over Listings from Israeli Settlers in Palestinian Territory News & Analysis
NowThis News

Airbnb is Under Fire Over Listings from Israeli Settlers in Palestinian Territory

Israeli settlers are using stolen land to make money on Airbnb—but for the first time, Palestinians are facing them in a U.S. court.

on April 26, 2019
Benjamin Netanyahu’s Reelection Underlines Israel’s Apartheid Reality Op-Eds & Analysis
Saree Makdisi, Los Angeles Times

Benjamin Netanyahu’s Reelection Underlines Israel’s Apartheid Reality

The results of Israel’s elections reveal a stark reality: Not only will Benjamin Netanyahu almost inevitably form a coalition government even further to the right than the one he already heads, but the country’s Jewish electorate has given its resounding endorsement to the policies for which he stands.

on April 26, 2019