The #GazaBucketChallenge ~ by .@iFalasteen

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"I Did this for Gaza, to give awareness for people about whats going on in my home land everyday and to don't forget to save lives and boycott Israeli products." #GazaBucketChallenge #GazaUnderAttack https://twitter.com/iFalasteen/status/503775539031576576 Sabbah Report § … [Read more...]

Israel Murders Journalists

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by Stephen Lendman Israel threatens press freedom. Repressive Knesset legislation targets speech, assembly, association, and the right to dissent. So does Kafkaesque justice. Military censorship bans, buries or sanitizes information about its crimes of war and against humanity it wants suppressed. It … [Read more...]

Ridding Britain of Israel’s stooges

Ridding Britain of Israel’s stooges

Free Palestine? First we must free ourselves from the Enemy Within Western leaders “nobble” the International Criminal Court By Stuart Littlewood Was anyone surprised to hear that the International Criminal Court (ICC) is under pressure not to investigate Israel’s war crimes in Gaza? The British … [Read more...]

Stories from Gaza

Said Al-Raee and Wafa Kafarna work for NRC in Gaza. Photo: NRC

Several of Norwegian Refugee Council's (NRC) Palestinian employees in Gaza are affected by the war. Some have become displaced themselves. Read the Said and Wafa’s stories here. Said Al-Raee, NRC Monitoring and Evaluation Officer: I have been working for humanitarian organizations in different countries … [Read more...]

The grand failure of Israeli hasbara

An Israeli holds a placard written in Arabic, Hebrew, and English during a peace protest in Rabin Square in Tel Aviv [EPA]

Israeli attempts to shape the narrative of the Gaza war have failed in the face of global solidarity with Palestinians. By Jamil Khader The genocidal war that the apartheid Israeli state has waged on the Gaza Strip has generated an unprecedented wave of international public condemnation and international … [Read more...]

Racist Societies: Israel and the U.S.

Palestinians hug each other after seeing their homes destroyed, during a 12-hour cease-fire in Gaza City's Shijaiyah neighborhood, Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

The Pain of Marginalization By Robert Fantina One wonders how the racism that is so much a part of U.S. and Israeli society towards the Palestinians can have such strength. Racism against African-Americans in both countries is strong (witness the frequent shootings of black youths by whites in the … [Read more...]

Melbourne – Exhibition For Palestine: Peace Of Art

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In aid of the Palestinian Children's Relief Fund (PCRF) 5pm-8pm Sun 31st Aug 2014 BRIGHTSPACE 8 Martin St, St Kilda Join Melbourne's top emerging artists, musicians and designers for an evening of visual and performance art to raise money for the Palestinian Children’s Relief Fund. Silent … [Read more...]

Western Leaders Support Israeli Genocide

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By Stephen Lendman Longstanding US-led Western support lets Israel get away with genocidal mass murder and destruction. More on this below. Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the latest example of well planned, premeditated Israeli aggression on Palestine. It has nothing to do with Hamas rocket … [Read more...]

LET GAZA LIVE: A Fundraiser for Gaza

LET GAZA LIVE: A Fundraiser for Gaza

Time: 6:00 PM Date: Sunday August 24th, 2014 Location: Bonsor Community Centre, Burnaby, BC (Right next to the metrotown skytrain station) Address: 6550 Bonsor, Burnaby, BC V5H 3G4 Facebook Event http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Km9zW0MR_zc&feature=youtu.be This event is organized by a group called … [Read more...]

Gaza severely short of water for drinking and bathing

Palestinian children collect water during a five days truce in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip, August 14, 2014. Photo by Reuters

A major consequence of the water shortage, caused by Israeli strikes, is the outbreak of skin disease and other infections. Almost all the Gaza Strip’s 1.8 million residents are suffering from a severe lack of water for drinking and washing, since Israeli bombs seriously damaged the Strip’s water, … [Read more...]

Israel’s Genocidal War Continues; BDS Continues

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We're all Palestinians. They deserve universal support to stop Israel from annihilating them altogether. by Stephen Lendman On Tuesday, peace talks collapsed. Israel sabotaged them. It refused to negotiate in good faith. It's longstanding Israeli practice. Straightaway fighting resumed. Hamas … [Read more...]

ATTENTION: Free Palestine billboard removed from Melbourne

Free Palestine billboard removed

Editor's note:  It seems that even the images and words of two of the world's greatest statesmen in support of a free Palestine couldn't stop our banner from being removed.  Barely up for 48 hours, Australians for Palestine was told that due to "unprecedented complaints" the decision was taken to remove the … [Read more...]

Look who’s being pushed to the sea now

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By Bahija Reghai How can Israel be said to kill Palestinian civilians? Former Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir herself affirmed in an interview: "There were no such thing as Palestinians.... It was not as though there was a Palestinian people in Palestine considering itself as a Palestinian people, and … [Read more...]

What would Israel do in Hamas’ shoes?

Seven-month-old Ali Deif, the son of Hamas's military commander Mohammed Deif

The Palestinian response to the killing of Mohammed Deif’s wife and son will be exactly like the Israeli response in the reverse situation: Vengeance and retribution. Think of a terrible scenario: Hamas, heaven forbid, kills Sara and Yair Netanyahu, the prime minister’s wife and son. Another scenario, no … [Read more...]

Why #GazaUnderAttack ceasefire talks collapsed?

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Failure in Cairo by Stephen Lendman It didn't surprise. Failure was inevitable. Talks were dead on arrival. Israeli policy is hardline. It's all take and no give. Rogue terror states operate this way. Israel is one of the worst. It's a democracy in name only. It treats Palestinians like … [Read more...]