Palestinians express "solidarity with the people of Ferguson" in Mike Brown statement

Palestinian individuals and groups have issued this statement in solidarity with the community of the latest black youth to be gunned down by American police.

Ireland’s biggest food retailer drops Israeli produce as European boycotts surge

The biggest food distributor in Ireland announced last week it had withdrawn Israeli products from its shops. Meanwhile, other major European retailers appear to have quietly taken similar decisions.

Israel-trained police "occupy" Missouri after killing of black youth

Department using repressing tactics in Ferguson has received advice from Israeli forces.

Stories of Palestinian women's lives awarded major short fiction prize

Susan Muaddi Darraj’s forthcoming collection wins Grace Paley Prize from Association of Writers.

Top Middle East scholars call for academic boycott of Israel

More than one hundred academics sign on to “unprecedented expression of solidarity with the Palestinian people.”

Rights group condemns Nigerian army "massacre" at pro-Palestine protest

A fact-finding team from UK-based Islamic Human Rights Commission relates “harrowing details” about a Nigerian military attack on an al-Quds Day protest in the northern city of Zaria that killed 33 in July.

Britain decides to keep on arming Israel

Just twelve UK weapons export licenses will be revoked if Israel resumes its bombing of Gaza.

Block the Boat

Illustrator Nidal El-Khairy on Port of Oakland action in solidarity with Gaza.

US activists to block Israeli cargo in mass shutdown of West Coast ports

Groups in the Bay Area and across the West Coast have been building coalitions with labor unions to prevent Israel’s cargo vessels from offloading this week.


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