Congresswoman Betty McCollum: AIPAC Is A Hate Group That Weaponizes Anti-Semitism
The Vagrant Trilogy: A Play About Palestinian Displacement
Palestinian Scholar Rashid Khalidi On Trump's Apartheid Plan
Noura Erakat Responds to Trump's Apartheid Plan
Palestinian MK Aida Touma-Sliman on Trump's Apartheid Plan
‘They’ve incited hate’: The Democratic congresswoman taking on AIPAC News & Analysis
Alex Kane, +972 Magazine

‘They’ve incited hate’: The Democratic congresswoman taking on AIPAC

“They’ve incited hate through their speech. They’re trying...to intimidate and bully members of Congress from speaking out.” In an exclusive interview, Congresswoman Betty McCollum spoke to +972 Magazine about her decision to call AIPAC a "hate group" after the Israel lobby group attacked her over her Palestinian human rights advocacy in Congress.

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Amazon accused of bias in West Bank settlements News & Analysis
Ilan Ben Zion and Max Harlow, Financial Times

Amazon accused of bias in West Bank settlements

Amazon offers free shipping to illegal, segregated Jewish-only Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. But Palestinian customers who select their address as the Palestinian Territories are subject to shipping and handling fees upwards of $24.

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House Democrat: AIPAC Is A Hate Group That Weaponizes Anti-Semitism News & Analysis
Jessica Schulberg, HuffPost

House Democrat: AIPAC Is A Hate Group That Weaponizes Anti-Semitism

Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.), an outspoken critic of Israel’s occupation of Palestine, accused the influential lobby group American Israel Public Affairs Committee of being a hate group that weaponizes anti-Semitism to silence dissent.

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The Vagrant Trilogy: A Play About Palestinian Displacement Art
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The Vagrant Trilogy: A Play About Palestinian Displacement

Even in the arts, it can be rare to see Palestinian stories and identities shared, especially with mainstream audiences. THE VAGRANT TRILOGY, a three-part play by award-winning playwright Mona Mansour, offers just that. Opening in March at The Public Theater in New York City, the play is about Palestinian displacement set in the context of the 1967 Six-Day War.

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Sheldon Adelson to donate $100m to Trump and Republicans, fundraisers say News & Analysis
Peter Stone, the Guardian

Sheldon Adelson to donate $100m to Trump and Republicans, fundraisers say

Billionaire and staunch supporter of all things Israel, casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson is expected to donate 100 million to reelect Trump and other conservative republican politicians. What else does Adelson fund? Silencing free speech on college campuses.

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Israeli blockade sours revenue for Gaza strawberry farmers News & Analysis
Al-Jazeera

Israeli blockade sours revenue for Gaza strawberry farmers

It's strawberry harvest time for farmers in occupied Gaza. But Israel’s blockade is blocking farmers from exporting their products to the West Bank and even restricting fertilizer use.

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The West Bank as Israel’s waste destination News & Analysis
Carmit Lubanov and Mossi Raz, Jerusalem Post

The West Bank as Israel’s waste destination

Two of Israel's ministries are proposing a waste management plan that threatens to turn the occupied West Bank into “the garbage bin of Israel.

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Will Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren attend the AIPAC conference? News & Analysis
Michael Arria, Mondoweiss

Will Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren attend the AIPAC conference?

Last year activists and progressive groups called on 2020 Democratic candidates to skip the annual AIPAC conference in Washington DC. Here's how these candidates responded when asked if they'll #SkipAIPAC this year.

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Here’s what Israel does to Palestinians in jail: One of the men was hospitalized with kidney failure News & Analysis
Mohammed Daraghmeh and Joseph Krauss

Here’s what Israel does to Palestinians in jail: One of the men was hospitalized with kidney failure

Here's what Israel does to Palestinians in jail: One of the men was hospitalized with kidney failure and 11 broken ribs. Another was nearly unrecognizable to his wife... A third was stitched up after being attacked by a security dog.

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