Maureen Clare Murphy’s blog

Rasmea Odeh and political prosecutions in the US

Listen to The Electronic Intifada’s Maureen Clare Murphy discuss repression of Palestine organizing in the United States on Chicago Public Radio.

Three Palestinian films nominated for Asian Pacific Screen Awards

Hany Abu-Assad’s Omar is coming to US cinemas later this winter, plus more Palestine film news.

New evidence hoped to free Holy Land Five

Humanitarians were prosecuted because of donations to Islamic charities in Palestine.

Palestinian arrested in Chicago because of her community activism, groups say

A pillar in Chicago’s Palestinian community faces jail time and deportation over a conviction by an Israeli military court more than four decades ago.

Censored 1981 film "Occupied Palestine" to be shown at Boston festival

Week-long Boston Palestine Film Festival includes roundtable discussion with author Susan Abulhawa and filmmakers Omar Robert Hamilton and Nora Sharif.

Toronto Palestine Film Festival opens on 28 September - some highlights

The annual festival has condemned the ongling arbitrary detention of board member John Greyson, along with Dr. Tarek Loubani, in Egypt.

Lawyer: Israeli soldiers "savagely beat" hunger striking Jordanian prisoner

Three Jordanian nationals are entering their one-hundredth day of hunger strike in Israeli prison.

In photos: Ramadan in Jerusalem

The Old City of Jerusalem is transformed during the month of Ramadan, allowing us to imagine the city that once was and will one day be.

Boycott Israel? Comic zine explains why

Download the BDS comic by artist and Students for Justice in Palestine activist Leila Abdul Razzak.

The Electronic Intifada at the Allied Media Conference

Some of the issues and resources we will be talking about towards using web tools and social media to help build a successful advocacy campaign, emphasizing lessons learned from the Palestinian prisoner hunger strikes.


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