Palestinians urge Oscar nominees to reject Israel junket — IINA News org| Israel has over 50 racist laws that directly discriminate against its indigenous Palestinian citizens

Image from google Jerusalem, (IINA) – Palestinians are calling on Oscar nominees to reject a travel voucher supplied by the Israeli government as part of the gift bag they will be given during the Academy Awards, The Electronic Intifada (EI) reported. The Israeli tourism ministry said it was behind the vouchers, which are good for…

Gaza’s Health Sector is under Attack — A Report published by the organization Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) — Muftah org |Watch video – Israel targeting health workers

Israel has been acting with impunity for far too long. One year ago, in the summer of 2014, that impunity reached its most recent peak in the form of a bloody and atrocious war that killed over 2,100 Palestinians in Gaza. Since 2007, Gaza has been subjected to repeated, brutal attacks by Israeli forces. For…

Designed to Fail: Gaza’s Reconstruction Plan — By Charlie Hoyle on IPS (Inter Press Service) |Not a single one of the 11,000 destroyed homes has been rebuilt

“Most of the 100,000 Palestinians displaced by the [2014] war continue to live in makeshift shelters, often in the rubble of their former homes, and the landscape is littered with miles upon miles of apocalyptic decay where homes, shops, and restaurants once stood” The rubble of twisted concrete and metal bakes in the hot Mediterranean…

Netanyahu’s Fantasy World — by Rabbi Michael Lerner / "I am not focused in the politics of this, I am not focused on the theatre," —President Obama / Read some reaction on the Zionist PM’s speech

Netanyahu’s speech to Congress was brilliantly deceitful because it played to the fantasies that Israeli propaganda and right wing militarists in the United States have been popularizing for the past thirty years. “If you take out Saddam, Saddam’s regime, I guarantee you that it will have enormous positive reverberations on the region,” said Israeli Prime…

Bombing on Gaza Civilians: "We are just soft targets|we are very cheap" — Interview with Human rights lawyer Raji Sourani in Gaza on Qantara de

***** Read this article in Arabic Language: حوار مع الناشط الحقوقي الفلسطيني راجي الصوراني في غزة “نحن في غزة أهداف سهلة وحياتنا رخيصة للغاية” ***** Raji Sourani is a human rights lawyer and founder of the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, which documents and investigates human rights violations in the Occupied Territories. Jailed on six…