Court: Israel at No Fault for Death of Rachel Corrie – Common Dreams org

Family’s lawyer: ‘Court has given its stamp of approval to flawed and illegal practices that failed to protect civilian life.’ A district court in Haifa has rejected a civil lawsuit that claimed the state of Israel and its armed forces were at fault in the death of American human rights activist Rachel Corrie. Corrie was…

EU Condemns Israeli Demolition of Community Center – WAFA News

  JERUSALEM, February 17, 2012 (WAFA) – The European Union Friday criticized the Israeli demolition of Maada Community Center in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan, according to a statement issued by its Jerusalem and Ramallah missions. Israel demolished the German-funded center on February 13 claiming it was built without a permit. The demolition took…

“We Divest” Flashmob in NYC – Jewish Voice for Peace

“We Divest From Israel’s Occupation” performs a flashmob in Times Square to call on TiAA-CREF to stop profiting from Occupation on June 26, 2011. The flashmob comes after TIAA-CREF refused to allow a shareholder resolution holding companies accountable in TIAA-CREF’s portfolio, such as Caterpillar, Elbit, Motorola, Northrup Grumman, and Veolia for doing business with Israel’s…

Israeli authorities displaced more than a hundred residents of three West Bank communities on 14 and 21 June and granted permits to Israeli settlers says Humman Rights Watch Organization

Israel: Halt Home Demolitions Compensate Scores of People Displaced in West Bank Communities, June 21, 2011 *****   Residents of the West Bank Bedouin community of Fasayil al-Wusta built makeshift shelters after Israeli forces demolished homes and other structures on June 14, 2011.© 2011 Itay Epshtain Israeli forces demolished homes and other structures in the…

Videos:The Battle for Al-Walaja, The Palestinian villagers along with the activists peacefully protesting the mighty Israeli army and their bulldozers – Palestine Monitor 23 November 2010

In a small Palestinian village between the ancient cities of Bethlehem and Jerusalem, lies the village of Al Walaja. In early 2010, the Israeli military entered the village to oversee the confiscation of Palestinian land for the construction of Israel’s separation barrier, in defiance of international law. In the months that followed, the people of…

Israelis demolish Palestinian mosque – Press TV

Israeli forces have destroyed a Palestinian mosque in a small town in the occupied West Bank, violating the primary rights of Palestinian people. The attack took place in Tubas early on Thursday, a Press TV correspondent reported. Villagers said that the mosque was built before the 1967 Israeli occupation. Earlier on Wednesday, Israeli troops demolished…

Israel ‘declares war on its people’ – AlJazeera

Photos: Start Slide Show 1 / 8 ***** By Mya Guarnieri You could easily miss the thin, gravel road that leads to Al Arakib, a Bedouin village in the north Negev. It is a bit ironic, given the enormity of the struggle there and its deep implications for the Jewish state. Israeli forces have razed…

Palestine’s “Turbulent Priest” Delivers a Blistering Easter Message

By Stuart Littlewood 31 March 2010 Stuart Littlewood views the Easter message of Gaza’s courageous Fr Manuel Musallam in which he delivered a blistering attack on Israel’s occupation and its rape of the holy sites, and a damning indictment of the silence of the cowards in the West. Fr Manuel Musallam recently retired at the…

Israeli mayor to unleash bulldozers in Al-Quds

A Palestinian woman walks past tires set ablaze by Palestinian youths during clashes with Israeli border police in the Shuafat refugee camp in the West Bank near Jerusalem Al-Quds on February 9, 2010. The mayor of Jerusalem Al-Quds is pushing through plans to raze dozens of Arab properties southeast of the city, claiming that the…