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image Union officials suppress member support for BDS 480_united_auto_workers_1.jpg original image (450x455) by via Palestine Legal
May 25, 2016 - As a growing number of local unions endorse Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) in solidarity with Palestinian workers, the United Auto Workers (UAW) Public Review Board last week affirmed a decision to nullify the BDS resolution adopted by members of Local 2865.
Posted: Wed May 25, 2016 3:37PM
image The Nakba Files 480_nakba-files_1.jpg original image (960x640) by Adalah / CPS
Adalah: The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel and the Center for Palestine Studies (CPS) at Columbia University are pleased to announce the launch of The Nakba Files, a new website that will serve as an online space for researchers and practitioners to explore new approaches to law in Israel/Palestine.
Posted: Sat May 21, 2016 2:37PM
audio This Week in Palestine, May 20th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 6.7MB) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for May 14, to the 20, 2016.
Posted: Fri May 20, 2016 11:57PM
audio This Week in Palestine, May 13th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 6.8MB) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for May 7, to the 13, 2016.
Posted: Sat May 14, 2016 12:03AM
calendar George Jackson in the Sun of Palestine: Colonialist Captivity and Revolutionary Struggles 480_georgejacksoninthesun_1.jpg original image (1500x1773) by AROC / Art Forces
Uptown Body & Fender 401 26th St., Oakland
Event Date: Sun May 15, 2016 4:00PM
Posted: Thu May 12, 2016 9:22PM
audio This Week in Palestine, May 6th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 6.5MB) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for April 30, to May 6, 2016.
Posted: Fri May 6, 2016 10:28PM
text $40 Billion in Military Aid to Israel by Ted Rudow III, MA
Obama Administration Proposes Up to $40 Billion in Military Aid to Israel The Obama administration has proposed an unprecedented military funding package to Israel that could top $40 billion over 10 years. It is the largest military funding package the U.S. has ever offered to any nation. Israeli officials are reportedly demanding even more funding. The U.S. currently gives Israel $3 billion a year in military funding under a deal slated to expire in 2018.
Posted: Mon May 2, 2016 2:43PM
audio This Week in Palestine, April 29th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 6.2MB) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for April 23, to the 29, 2016.
Posted: Fri Apr 29, 2016 10:17PM
calendar 'Eyes of a Thief', psychological thriller by Najwa Najjar by Nancy Tubbs, nancy_tubbs@fullcalendar.com
Berkeley City College 2050 Center Street Berkeley, CA 94704
Event Date: Wed May 18, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Apr 28, 2016 10:17PM
calendar Challenging Conversations About Israel by Nancy Tubbs, nancy_tubbs@fullcalendar.com
Osher Marin JCC 200 N. San Pedro Road San Rafael, CA 94903
Event Date: Mon May 9, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Apr 28, 2016 10:16PM
image Protest at PEN Festival, PEN International Expresses Concern over Israeli Government Funds 480_pen-4252016-16_1.jpg original image (1220x824) by Adalah-NY
The opening of PEN American Center’s annual World Voices Festival in New York City was met with a protest Monday evening focusing on the call for PEN American Center to reject Israeli government funding for the festival due to Israel’s violations of Palestinian human rights and freedom of expression. Also on Monday, PEN International expressed “concern” over the festival’s Israeli government funding, saying it would develop guidelines “regarding funding from countries with a poor ...
Posted: Wed Apr 27, 2016 8:28AM
audio This Week in Palestine, April 22nd, 2015 (audio/mpeg 6.9MB) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for April 16, to the 22, 2016.
Posted: Fri Apr 22, 2016 10:59PM
image Rights advocates meet PEN Director to discuss call to drop Israeli government funding 480_pen_alice_walker_1_1_1_1_1.jpg original image (600x335) by Adalah-NY
A delegation from Adalah-NY, O/R Books and Verso Books held an impromptu meeting with PEN American Center Executive Director Suzanne Nossel on Tuesday regarding the call for PEN to reject Israeli government sponsorship of the World Voices Festival due to the Israeli government’s human rights abuses and suppression of Palestinians’ freedom of expression.
Posted: Fri Apr 22, 2016 10:35AM
calendar Justice for Palestine: Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions 480_bds.jpg original image (460x408) by Friends of Sabeel - North America
Peace United Church of Christ 900 High St. Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Event Date: Fri Apr 29, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Thu Apr 21, 2016 10:23PM
calendar Ben Ehrenreich 480_ehrenreichauthorphoto_1.jpg original image (802x1200) by City Lights
City Lights Booksellers, 261 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco
Event Date: Thu Jun 16, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Apr 21, 2016 1:01PM
calendar Palestinian Cultural Day 480_flyer_-_pcd_-_sccgc_-_20160513.jpg original image (492x613) by Palestinian Heritage Committee
Santa Clara County Government Center 70 West Hedding Street San Jose, CA 95110
Event Date: Fri May 13, 2016 3:45PM
Posted: Wed Apr 20, 2016 9:41AM
calendar Other Voices: Boycott. Divest. Sanction. by ppjc
Midpen Media Center, 900 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303
Event Date: Tue May 3, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 18, 2016 4:23PM
audio This Week in Palestine, April 15th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 6.1MB) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for April 9, to the 15, 2016.
Posted: Fri Apr 15, 2016 10:23PM
calendar Frameline -- Get Out of Bed with Israel by Deeg
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th Street, San Francisco CA
Event Date: Thu Apr 21, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Apr 15, 2016 10:16PM
text 22 Writers Explain Why PEN American Center Should Reject Israeli Government Sponsorship by Adalah-NY
Twenty-two literary figures who signed a letter calling on the PEN American Center to reject Israeli government sponsorship of its World Voices Festival due to Israel’s human rights abuses have elaborated on their decision in quotes below. The Festival is being held in New York City from April 25-May 1.
Posted: Tue Apr 12, 2016 9:10AM