Dennis Banks: Palestinian Suffering Under U.S.-Backed Occupation Recalls Plight of Native Americans

Sabbah Report:

Dennis Banks, the legendary Native activist and co-founder of the Indian Movement, was in New York City this weekend to serve as a jurist at the on , an international people’s tribunal created in 2009 to bring attention to the responsibility other states bear for ’s violations of international law. Banks says, “What is happening to [] is what we went through during the last century. It is, unfortunately, the same people [backing it]: it is the U.S. government which funnels money to Israel, and then it goes to hurt the Palestinian people.” [Transcript to come. Check back soon.]