Tagged: Women

How Israel’s first hijab-wearing MK plans to fight for Arab women News & Analysis
Ira Tolchin Immergluck, Times of Israel

How Israel’s first hijab-wearing MK plans to fight for Arab women

Meet Iman Khatib-Yasin, the first hijab-wearing Palestinian woman to serve in Israel's government. Her platform: end discrimination, fight for women's rights, highlight the role of Israel's apartheid system in oppressing Palestinian women.

on April 7, 2020
\International Women’s Day: 43 Palestinian women held in Israel jails News & Analysis
Middle East Monitor

\International Women’s Day: 43 Palestinian women held in Israel jails

On International Women's Day, we remember the 43 Palestinian women held in Israel jails. Israel routinely arrests women and often uses torture and intimidation methods to silence their political work.

on March 9, 2020
International Women’s Day- Leila Abdelrazaq Photos

International Women’s Day- Leila Abdelrazaq

Today is International Women’s Day so we’re honoring five powerful Palestinian women. Meet Leila Abdelrazaq, author, artist, and co-founder of Maamoul Press, “a multi-disciplinary collective for the creation, curation, and dissemination of art by marginalized creators.”

on March 9, 2020
International Women’s Day- Rawia Bishara Photos

International Women’s Day- Rawia Bishara

It's International Women’s Day so we’re honoring five powerful Palestinian women. Meet Rawia Bishara, acclaimed chef and owner of the Brooklyn-based restaurant Tanoreen where you'll find your fav Palestinian dishes made meticulously with all the right spices and tons of love.

on March 9, 2020
International Women’s Day- Diana Buttu Photos

International Women’s Day- Diana Buttu

In honor of International Women’s Day, we’re honoring five powerful Palestinian women. Meet Ramallah-based political analyst Diana Buttu who has courageously waded the waters of mainstream media to make sure the voices of Palestinians under occupation are highlighted and heard.

on March 9, 2020
International Women’s Day- Tahanie Aboushi Infographics

International Women’s Day- Tahanie Aboushi

For International Women’s Day we’re honoring Palestinian women. Meet Tahanie Aboushi, a New York City based attorney and civil rights advocate. She’s dedicated to ending mass incarceration—oh, and she’s running to be Manhattan’s next district attorney.

on March 9, 2020
International Women’s Day- Rashida Tlaib Photos

International Women’s Day- Rashida Tlaib

In honor of women's month, we’re honoring five powerful Palestinian women. Meet Rashida Tlaib the first Palestinian-American woman elected to Congress. She's a powerhouse, advocating a green vision for her home-state Michigan to Palestinian rights in Congress.

on March 9, 2020
Story of the Year: Palestinian women rise worldwide News & Analysis
+972 Magazine

Story of the Year: Palestinian women rise worldwide

Whether dressed in a traditional Palestinian thobe in Congress or marching through streets around the world, 2019 was the year Palestinian women spearheaded the struggle for dignity and justice in Palestine-Israel.

on January 3, 2020
Naila and the Uprising: The women who drove the First Intifada Film
Al-Jazeera

Naila and the Uprising: The women who drove the First Intifada

You can now watch Just Vision Media's film "Naila and the Uprising," on Al Jazeera English. The film tells the story of how Palestinian women played central roles in the first Palestinian uprising against Israel's occupation, the First Intifada.

on December 17, 2019
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