Expert Q&A re Protests Against the Palestinian Authority
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UN Report: Israel Has Established an ‘Apartheid Regime’ News Roundup
Ben White, Al Jazeera

UN Report: Israel Has Established an ‘Apartheid Regime’

A new United Nations report accuses Israel of having established "an apartheid regime that oppresses and dominates the Palestinian people as a whole". The publication comes amid renewed...

about 2 weeks ago
Supporting BDS Is Enough to Get Detained by the Cops in Israel These Days News Roundup
Lisa Goldman, +972

Supporting BDS Is Enough to Get Detained by the Cops in Israel These Days

On March 8 police near Jerusalem picked up an Israeli citizen who was just standing on the street. He was not doing anything illegal. Someone who lived in the neighborhood reported him on suspicion...

about 2 weeks ago
Israel Closes Palestinian Land Mapping Office in Jerusalem News Roundup
MEMO Staff

Israel Closes Palestinian Land Mapping Office in Jerusalem

Israel today closed a Palestinian office which maps and monitors the transfer of Palestinian land to Israelis, ransacking it and detaining its director, the official Palestinian news agency Wafa reported.

about 2 weeks ago
Zionism, the Nakba, and Feminism Op-Eds & Analysis
Donna Nevel, Huffington Post

Zionism, the Nakba, and Feminism

In a recent op-ed in the New York Times, author Emily Shire asked, in relation to the International Women’s Day Strike that included a call for the decolonization of Palestine, if the feminist movement has room for Zionists like herself.

about 2 weeks ago
Can You Be a Zionist Feminist? Linda Sarsour Says No Op-Eds & Analysis
Collier Meyerson, The Nation

Can You Be a Zionist Feminist? Linda Sarsour Says No

Since Donald Trump was elected to the presidency, millions of women across the country have become active in a newly resurgent feminist movement. But, like in all feminist movements before it, tensions between groups...

about 2 weeks ago
No Cost to Israel for Destroying Palestinian Lives News Roundup
Maureen Clare Murphy, The Electronic Intifada

No Cost to Israel for Destroying Palestinian Lives

Atta Sabah had little hope for justice after an Israeli soldier shot him while he was attempting to retrieve his book bag from a field behind his school. “I’m not expecting anything to happen to [the soldier who shot me],”...

about 2 weeks ago
Israel Police Fail to Charge Offenders in 95% of Reported anti-Palestinian Attacks News Roundup
Yotam Berger, Haaretz

Israel Police Fail to Charge Offenders in 95% of Reported anti-Palestinian Attacks

Information released by police in response to a request by the left-wing non-profit group Yesh Din shows that there are difficulties in indicting Jews for violations committed against Palestinians, in comparison...

about 2 weeks ago
State Senate Passes Three Bills Aimed At Stifling Criticism Of Israel News Roundup
Jake Offenhartz, Gothamist

State Senate Passes Three Bills Aimed At Stifling Criticism Of Israel

Earlier this week, the New York state Senate passed three separate bills intended to suppress support for the boycott, divestment, and sanctions, or BDS, movement, a protest campaign that aims to pressure Israel over its treatment of Palestinians.

about 2 weeks ago
Activists Linda Sarsour, Tamika Mallory Arrested at NYC’s a Day Without a Woman Protest News Roundup
Mic

Activists Linda Sarsour, Tamika Mallory Arrested at NYC’s a Day Without a Woman Protest

Women's March co-organizers Linda Sarsour, Tamika D. Mallory, Bob Bland and Carmen Perez were arrested for protesting outside of Trump International Hotel in New York City on International Women's Day, according to the Women's March official Twitter page. The arrest took place at approximately 1:30 p.m.

about 3 weeks ago