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image Activists Protest Hewlett Packard Enterprise Profiteering from Racist Policies in Israel-Palestine and the U.S. 480_karen-platt-jewish-voice-for-peace_1.jpg by Carol Sanders
A coalition of social justice activists demonstrated against Hewlett Packard Enterprise outside the annual RSA cyber-security conference in San Francisco. HPE enables and profits from Israel’s occupation of the Palestinian territories, and from racist immigration and incarceration policies in the United States....
Posted: Sun Feb 19, 2017 9:51AM
audio This Week in Palestine, February 17, 2017 (audio/mpeg 9.0mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for February 11, to the 17, 2017....
Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 7:32PM
image Fordham Retaliates Against Student for Protesting SJP Ban 480_sapphira_lurie_at_fordham_university_photo_martin_nunez-bonilla_1.jpg by via Palestine Legal
February 16, 2017 - Fordham University has issued a disciplinary charge against a student trying to start a Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) group on campus, demanding a closed-door hearing with the dean who denied the group club status. The student, senior Sapphira Lurie, was charged with violating the school’s “Demonstration Policy” for organizing a January 23rd rally protesting Fordham’s decision to ban SJP from the school. Her hearing is scheduled for February 22nd....
Posted: Fri Feb 17, 2017 8:00PM
calendar Tell Trump & Netanyahu: No building on Stolen Land by Jewish Voice for Peace
San Francisco Federal Building, 7th and Mission Streets...
Event Date: Wed Feb 15, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 10:57PM
audio This Week in Palestine, February 10, 2017 (audio/mpeg 7.3mb) by IMEMC
Four Palestinians were killed this week by Israeli attacks, meanwhile Israel’s government approves new law facilitating illegal settlement construction and expansion....
Posted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 9:18PM
calendar #NoSettlements - NoBan - NoWall – Jerusalem4All! feb_12_2017_protest_nosettlements_noban_nowall_jerusalem4all.pdf_140_.jpg by Sac Regional Coalition for Palestinian Rights
Sheraton Grand, 1230 J St., Sacramento...
Event Date: Sun Feb 12, 2017 10:30AM
Posted: Thu Feb 9, 2017 2:10PM
calendar Racialized Violence: From Prisons to Palestine 480_racialized_violence_naima_shalhoub_1.jpg by UCSC Women's Center
Kresge Town Hall, UC Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Feb 15, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 8, 2017 3:00PM
image Multicultural festival confronts ambassadors of Israel’s colonial system in Brooklyn 480_batsheva_sign_1.jpg by Adalah-NY
On Saturday evening, February 4, about 100 New Yorkers braved an icy wind to protest the appearance of Israel’s Batsheva Dance Company, and to do some dancing themselves, as part of a North American campaign for a boycott of the group’s tour. Batsheva is being boycotted by advocates for Palestinian rights due to its role as what Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs calls one of Israel's greatest cultural ambassadors. Batsheva’s North American tour is supported by the Ministry. The dance compa...
Posted: Tue Feb 7, 2017 1:43PM
text Poll: Most Americans don't want US embassy moved to Jerusalem by Grant Smith
An IRmep poll fielded by Google Consumer Surveys January 27-29 reveals 56.2 percent of the US adult Internet user population prefers the US keep its Israel embassy in Tel Aviv. Only 38.3 percent prefer moving it to Jerusalem, while 5.5 percent are either uncertain or have other responses. The statistically-significant survey has an RMSE score of 3.3%....
Posted: Tue Feb 7, 2017 12:05PM
calendar US Premiere, 'Jerusalem, We Are Here' by Middle East Children's Alliance
Berkeley City College 2050 Center Street Berkeley, CA 94704...
Event Date: Thu Feb 23, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Feb 3, 2017 9:50PM
audio This Week in Palestine, February 3, 2017 (audio/mpeg 7.4mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for January 28, to February 03, 2017....
Posted: Fri Feb 3, 2017 7:45PM
image Brooklyn Protest to Call for Boycott of Israeli Dance Company Batsheva 480_batshevaisraeliemcantweet_1.jpg by Adalah-NY
New Yorkers will protest Batsheva Dance Company’s February 4 evening performance at Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) due to their role as a cultural ambassador for the Israeli government. The protest will call for a boycott of Israeli cultural institutions like Batsheva that are complicit in Israel’s human rights violations....
Posted: Wed Feb 1, 2017 10:31AM
image NLG Condemns Fordham Univ. Ban on Students for Justice in Palestine 480_students_for_justice_in_palestine_1.jpg by via National Lawyers Guild
January 22, 2017 - The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) joins the Center For Constitutional Rights, Palestine Legal and community and civil rights groups in its condemnation of Fordham University’s discriminatory ban of the Palestinian rights students organization, Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP). The NLG condemns this latest act in the legacy of Anti-Palestinian discrimination, known as the “Palestine Exception” to Free Speech, and calls for the immediate instatement of the SJP Chapter a...
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 5:26PM
image Fordham Doubles Down on SJP Ban 480_fordham_protest_students_for_justice_in_palestine_sjp_martin-nunez-bonilla_1.jpg by via Palestine Legal
Palestine Legal and CCR Respond...
Posted: Sun Jan 29, 2017 11:59PM
audio This Week in Palestine, January 28th, 2017 (audio/mpeg 7.8mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for January 21, to the 27, 2017....
Posted: Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:14PM
calendar Alison Weir: 100 Years of Pro-Israel Activism 480_alison_weir_1.jpg by Cynthia Johnson
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley www.bfuu.org...
Event Date: Thu Feb 16, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jan 25, 2017 10:19PM
text Israel is no Democracy: A letter to Jimmy Panetta by Sheila Carrillo
A letter I sent to Jimmy Panetta regarding his his recent vote for HR 11, the non-binding resolution opposing UN sanctions of Israel. I filled my letter with eye witness information from my recent trip to Palestine to try to explain the subterfuge around the claim that Israel is a Democracy....
Posted: Tue Jan 24, 2017 9:32PM
audio This Week in Palestine, January 20th, 2017 (audio/mpeg 7.8mb) by IMEMC
This week, Israel welcomes Donald Trump with plans to build more new settlement, meanwhile Israeli attacks leave three Palestinians killed this week....
Posted: Fri Jan 20, 2017 10:20PM
image Fordham Bans Students for Justice in Palestine 480_fordham_university_1.jpg by via Palestine Legal
As Trump takes the reins, university censors political dissent...
Posted: Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:36PM
audio This Week in Palestine, January 13th, 2017 (audio/mpeg 7.2mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for January 07, to the 13, 2017....
Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:14PM