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Human Rights

Israel charges Stop the Wall activist with supporting prisoners

Patrick O. Strickland
5 June 2013

Hassan Karajah is on trial for organizing protests urging the release of fellow Palestinians.

Bedouin forced to live beside dump contract unknown diseases

Lucy Westcott
New York City
3 June 2013

Doctors unable to say what ailment is affecting indigenous people.

Israel razes home of 13-member family

Patrick O. Strickland
Beit Hanina
31 May 2013

Badwan al-Salaymeh has been told he will have to pay the bill for the demolition of his own house.

"This time they destroyed everything": Uprooted Bedouins face more evictions

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Atir-Umm al-Hieran
24 May 2013

Israel will soon put a plan to forcibly displace up to 40,000 Palestinian Bedouins on its statute books.

Settlers attack West Bank farmer twice a week

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Asira al-Qibliya
17 May 2013

Even if Israel considers settlement outposts to be illegal, it is still facilitating their construction.

Life "no longer bearable" in Syria, says Palestinian refugee

Rami Almeghari
Cairo
14 May 2013

Palestinians forced to flee Damascus are trying to survive on help from charities in Cairo.

Oslo Freedom Forum founder’s ties to Islamophobes who inspired mass killer Anders Breivik

Max Blumenthal
New York City
14 May 2013

Norwegian government and Amnesty International co-sponsor “human rights” forum produced by group funded by big donors to Islamophobes who were cited by murderer.

SodaStream "treats us like slaves," says Palestinian factory worker

Stephanie Westbrook
Rome
9 May 2013

An employee describes the claims on a promotional video by the fizzy drink firm as “lies.”

Bedouins await Israel's forcible relocation plan

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Khan al-Ahmar
29 April 2013

Israel wants community near Jerusalem to live “like sardines in a tin.”

Hunger strike marks "turning point" in fight against Israel's deportations, says rights group

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Abeyat
25 April 2013

Samer Issawi has won a pledge to be allowed return to Jerusalem, after refusing Israel’s offers of exile.

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