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“. . . a theater of sounds on the west bank of our ancient river . . .” (Fawaz Turki)

❶ Israeli Forces Detain Six Palestinians from West Bank
Israeli Forces Detain Nine Palestinians, Karate Team Coach from West Bank, Gaza
❷ Israeli Army Destroys Playground near Nablus… 692 more words


Israeli government threats against Palestinian human rights defenders - Omar Barghouti

Israeli government threats against Palestinian human rights defenders

Omar Barghouti

Some on this list, including journalists, have written to me inquiring about or voicing their concern at the recent Israeli government minister’s threat of “ 1,378 more words


Omar Accomplished His Job, Omar Is Free To Go

March 29, 2016  /  Gilad Atzmon

“The Nigger accomplished his Job, the Nigger is free to go.”

By Gilad Atzmon

“The Nigger accomplished his job, the Nigger is free to go,*” is a common racist Israeli adage.  783 more words


Boicottaggio, Disinvestimento, Sanzioni? Un’intervista a Omar Barghouti

A gennaio in Italia è stato lanciato Stop Technion, un appello nazionale per il boicottaggio delle istituzioni accademiche israeliane. L’appello, che si unisce ad altre iniziative internazionali che hanno visto studiose e studiosi di molti paesi prendere posizione a favore del boicottaggio, ha superato le 330 firme. 2,637 more words


I have a short piece on the ethics of boycotting settlement businesses over at Norman Finkelstein’s site.

In the absence of a mass Palestinian movement, substantially reversing Israel’s policies is impossible; while in the absence of representative Palestinian organisations, it is difficult to establish whether Palestinian workers support boycotts at the price of their jobs.

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The UK Government, BDS and the Jews

February 18, 2016  /  Gilad Atzmon

By Gilad Atzmon

The British government has issued new directives aimed at preventing public entities, universities and student unions from boycotting Israeli products. 626 more words