Ameer Makhoul

US police brutality protests hit home with Palestinian prisoners

Commonality of state violence in Palestine and US is more than symbolic.

Israel kills human rights defenders and their families

Israel’s refusal to allow human rights organizations entry to Gaza reflects a pattern of disrespect for the work of human rights defenders.

Postage stamps and onions the latest threat to the State of Israel, writes Palestinian political prisoner

New essay by Ameer Makhoul skewers the absurd lengths to which Israeli authorities go to control the lives of Palestinian prisoners.

Political prisoner Ameer Makhoul: international solidarity a “lighthouse” on journey to Palestine's liberation

Political prisoner Ameer Makhoul writes a letter of salutation to the World Social Forum Free Palestine from Israeli prison.

Sparrows successfully break through Gilboa prison "bird checkpoints," writes Ameer Makhoul

The Israeli Prison Authority fails to block sparrows from entering Gilboa Prison square, reports Ameer Makhoul.

Sharing the pain of Israeli injustice with Rachel Corrie's family

Janan Abdu
13 September 2012
No words were necessary when Janan Abdu, activist and wife of political prisoner Ameer Makhoul, met Cindy Corrie after last month’s court verdict.

Palestine’s own Liberation Day is coming

Roqayah Chamseddine
Ft. Worth
23 July 2012
Despite Israel’s ruthless violations of their basic human rights and the theft of their land, Palestinians continue to remain steadfast in their uncompromising struggle against occupation.

Solidarity greetings from Ameer Makhoul, who spends 54th birthday today in Israeli prison cell

Today Ameer Makhoul, a Palestinian civil society leader from Haifa, marks his 54th birthday in an Israeli prison.

How hunger strikers "tied the hands of the occupation": a view from Israeli prison

Ameer Makhoul
Gilboa Prison
9 June 2012
Palestinian political prisoner Ameer Makhoul provides an insider’s take on the historic mass hunger strike in Israeli prisons.

Ameer Makhoul is a prisoner of conscience and must be freed, say organizations across the globe

Twenty-five organizations from around the globe have added their voices to the call to free Ameer Makhoul.


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