India & Israel – Kashmir And Palestine – A Study In Brutality

As tensions increase in both Palestine and Kashmir, the following article takes a look at comparable aspects of both conflicts and the right-wing regimes responsible for them. Palestine has become synonymous with oppression and Apartheid. The actions of the Israeli gerrymander over many decades have been well documented. Those crimes against humanity continue to this […]

Education Under Occupation — International Solidarity Movement

August 11 | International Solidarity Movement | Hebron, occupied Palestine Whilst continuing my work with ISM this year, I spent four weeks working at the Hebron/al-Khalil office of Defence for Children International focussing on the way that the occupation has compromised the access to education in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and Gaza. It is… via […]

Israel Arrested 120,000 Palestinians Since Oslo Accords – Report

The Israeli occupation has arrested 120,000 Palestinians since the announcement of the Oslo Accords between the PLO and Israel in September 1993, Abdel-Nasser Ferwaneh, a specialist in prisoners’ issues, revealed on Friday. To absorb this large number of Palestinian prisoners, Ferwaneh explained, Israel built and opened several new prisons. He noted that detention decreased between… via […]

Senior UN rights official slams Israel’s use of live fire against Gaza protesters —

The United Nations’ most senior human rights official has renewed criticism of Israeli forces’ use of lethal violence against Palestinian protesters in the occupied Gaza Strip. Speaking at the start of the UN Human Rights Council’s 42nd session yesterday, Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, slammed Israeli authorities’ response to protests, in an… via […]

Stories From Gaza – A Young Protester’s Life

The stories of terror that regularly emerge from the tortured land and people of Palestine are many. Brave men, women and children struggle daily to forge decent lives for themselves, and each other, in face of constant Israeli brutality and Apartheid. Those of us on the outside can only look on in both admiration at […]