Justice for Palestinians
Video – Palestine Deep Dive Live with Rashid Khalidi
On May 22nd journalist and former UN advisor Mark Seddon spoke to Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University. Professor Khalidi is most recently the author of The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonial Conquest and Resistance.
Stand up to the U.S. Plan for “Peace to Prosperity.”
A diktat on behalf of Israel: Faith leaders and organizations stand up to the U.S. Plan for “Peace to Prosperity.” Last week the United States issued its “Deal of the Century” for Israel and the Palestinians, titled “Peace to Prosperity.” Faith leaders and church organizations in Palestine, the U.S. andRead More
A Palestinian Christian Perspective With Jonathan Kuttab
Peace in the Holy Land A Palestinian Christian Perspective With Jonathan Kuttab Sponsored by Joining Hands for Justice, Palestine/Israel Saturday, February 22, 2020 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Columbia Theological Seminary Broyles Leadership Center, Room 101 701 S. Columbia Dr. Decatur, GA 30030 (Parking – Columbia Dr. and Kirk Rd.)Read More
U.S. Police Trained by Israel: Communities of Color Pay the Price
In recent years, Georgia has experienced troubling trends in fatal police shootings. As this has unfolded, the state continues to pursue a “police exchange” program with the state of Israel. – original post by Ilise Benshushan Cohen, Azadeh Shahshahani, October 7, 2019 In recent years, Georgia has experienced troubling trends inRead More
Voices for Justice: Jerusalem from the Lens of a Native Son — Philip Farah
Voices for Justice: Jerusalem from the Lens of a Native Son — Ghettoization and Pauperization August 7, 2019 Philip Farah, a member of EPF PIN’s advisory council and a key member of the Palestinian Christian Alliance for Peace, traveled to Palestine in June. He reflects on his time on the ground.Read More
Being The Hands and Feet of Christ in Gaza
A Letter from Doug Dicks, serving in Israel and Palestine July 2019 – original post: https://www.presbyterianmission.org/ministries/missionconnections/letter/the-hands-and-feet-of-christ-in-gaza/ Dear Family and friends, It’s watermelon season in Gaza. As our van makes its way through Gaza’s streets and alleyways, we see donkey carts laden with watermelons, cantaloupes, bananas, fruits, and vegetables traversing theRead More
Tell Congress to Support Palestinian Children’s Human Rights!
Tell Your Member of Congress This August “Take Action and Support Palestinian Children’s Human Rights!” Right now, members of Congress are home for the August legislative recess. During this time, they’ll hold town halls, talk to constituents, and decide on their legislative priorities for the rest of the year. Rep.Read More
How Zionists use racial myths to deny Palestinians the right to go home
Proponents of settler-colonialism argue that Palestinian natives of Palestine are foreigners in their own land by Joseph Massad, 5 August 2019 11:57 UTC Original Publishing: https://www.middleeasteye.net/opinion/how-zionists-use-racial-claims-deny-palestinians-right-their-homeland Like all settler-colonial ideologies, Zionism has always been obsessed with race. Having emerged at the height of European colonialism and race science, it soughtRead More
Why Americans Should Support BDS?
Inspired by the civil rights and anti-apartheid movements, BDS calls for Palestinian liberation in terms of full equality with Israelis and categorically opposes all forms of racism, including anti-Semitism. By Omar Barghouti – original article https://www.thenation.com/article/bds-house-resolution-trump-squad-omar-aoc/ Last Tuesday, the House of Representatives passed a resolution, H.Res, 246, targeting the grassroots,Read More
Backlash Against Pro-Palestinian Voices Now Streaming Online!
Features Roger Waters, Linda Sarsour, Marc Lamont Hill, and Dave Zirin WATCH THE EVENT NOW We’re thrilled to let you know that “Not Backing Down: Israel, Free Speech & the Battle for Palestinian Rights,” the recent event that faced fierce right-wing resistance and made international headlines, is now streaming online!Read More