In Israel, BDS (short for boycott, divestment, and sanctions) is winning — 972 MAG Com

The first ever anti-BDS conference in Israel brought together politicians of all stripes to show their commitment to the fight against boycotts. In doing so, however, they showed just how effective the boycott movement really is. President Reuven Rivlin is interviewed during Yedioth Ahronoth’s Stop BDS conference, Jerusalem, March 28, 2016. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)  …

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…

"The Settlers": New Film Reveals History & Consequences of Israeli Settlements on Palestinian Land —Democracy Now interview with Director Shimon Dotan

Democracy Now! Published on 28 Jan 2016 http://democracynow.org – As Israel faces international condemnation over its plan to build 153 new settlement homes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, the watchdog group Peace Now reports Israel’s defense minister has approved the construction of the new Jewish-only homes last week. The plan sparked swift criticism from U.N….

Talk to Al Jazeera – Israeli lawyer: Palestinians ‘have the right to fight’

Al Jazeera English Published  01.08.2015 The Israeli parliament has passed a new law legalising the force-feeding of prisoners on hunger strikes.For Palestinians in Israeli jails, hunger strikes are a strong mode of protesting detention and occupation.The United Nations, the Palestinian Prisoners Commission and the Israeli Medical Association have all condemned the new law. The country’s…

Video: Manifestations of Apartheid Israel

TheRealNews Published on 27 May 2015 Shir Hever, economist at the Alternative Information Center, says segregation begins five seconds after disembarking in Israel and there is blatant racism of various kinds isolating Arabs ->>>>><<<<<-

Alternative Nobel Prize for the Palestinian Raji Sourani — DW de article on the lawyer who won Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award, but blacklisted by USA to travel there

Alternative Nobel Prize for the Palestinian Raji Sourani:  “We Just Don’t Have the Right to Give up Hope” ***** The Palestinian lawyer Raji Sourani has been named laureate of the 2013 ‘Alternative Nobel Prize’ “for his unwavering dedication to upholding the rule of law under exceptionally difficult circumstances”. Sourani sees the award as an “incentive…