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University of Helsinki cancels G4S contract over support for Israeli prisons

Assurances by the security firm that it will not renew its contrasts with the Israeli Prison Service must not be trusted. 

Supporters mobilize on eve of Rasmea Odeh's sentencing

Palestinian American community leader likely to address judge prior to sentencing.

UK Zionist group Yachad fighting BDS using jailed Palestinian children as props

“Kids Court in Conflict,” sponsored by UK Zionist group Yachad, claims to support Palestinian children but actually backs their oppressors.

Syria's disappeared Palestinians

Budour Youssef Hassan
18 February 2015

Monitoring group says 756 Palestinians are currently detained in Syria and nearly 300 are missing.

Young dancer jailed by Israel for taking part in protest

Charlotte Kates
Beirut
13 February 2015

Lina Khattab has been denied family visits since her arrest in December.

Palestinian Authority arrests student for lampooning sports official on Facebook

Bara al-Qadi has been repeatedly harassed for his “critical opinions,” says his sister.

Israel defender Alan Dershowitz has long history of attacking sex abuse victims

As rape allegations against Alan Dershowitz intensify, his bellicose denials, steeped in brazen hostility towards rape victims, reflect a shockingly overlooked history of hysterical misogyny and rape trutherism.

Assimilating French Muslims

Joseph Massad
22 January 2015

France sees itself as refined and civilized, while much of the world sees a country still engaged in colonial barbarities.

"No respite" from Israeli violence against Palestinian children, says human rights group

Palestinian children were regular targets of Israel’s systematic violence throughout 2014.

Why Israel will never control Palestinian minds

Rod Such
8 January 2015

A new book describes how Israel tries — and fails — to quell resistance.

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