Indian groups convey solidarity with the Palestinians on Nakba Day

This is a letter to Kairos Palestine from an informal collective of civil society groups, churches, and individuals calling for justice on the 70th...

Jewish Students and Scholars Object to “Antisemitism Awareness Act”

Jewish scholars and students have released statements urging the US House of Representatives and President Obama to reject the controversial “Anti-Semitism Awareness Act”. In a recent...

Joint Press Release: Palestinian, Regional, and International Human Rights Organisations Submit Joint Report on...

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ONLINE #OCCUPATION CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED ON OCCASION OF 50 YEARS OF OCCUPATION

In an effort to raise awareness on their plight, Palestinians launched an online campaign with the hashtag “#Occupation is” on various media portals. The...

Palestinian Athletes say… Boycott Puma! No Fair Play on Stolen Palestinian Land

Palestine Update 184 Campaign Dear supporter, Palestinian athletes are posting #BoycottPuma photos. Join them! Pressure is mounting on Puma to end its sponsorship of the Israel Football Association (IFA)....

Campaign call– Act urgently to make a difference

EU should suspend economic relations until Israel respects international law In the wake of Israel's approval of the settlement expansion bill which legalises 4000 homes...

Peace Now Submits Petition to Block Allocation of A-Nahla (E2) Land to Build Settlement

Peace Now and over a dozen Palestinian landowners petitioned the High Court against the allocation of about 1,200 dunams of a-Nahla land, in the...

Petition to Ireland’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade

End the Occupation June 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the occupation of the West Bank, and the 10th anniversary of the blockade of Gaza....

Love Bollywood, hate apartheid

Palestine Update 188 Action Alert Love Bollywood, hate apartheid! The Israeli government wants to use Bollywood stars to whitewash its oppression against Palestinians. Join us in urging them...

Defend five Spanish activists persecuted for supporting Palestinian rights

Campaign for freedom of expression and against decriminalization of solidarity with Palestine We, human rights defenders from different backgrounds who support the nonviolent struggle of the...

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Palestinian Citizens in Israel: A History Through Fiction, 1948-2010

In the aftermath of the 1948 Nakba, Palestinians have had to contend with different forms of erasure and fragmentation of Palestinian identity, while acquainting...