Tagged with violation

Why Netanyahu will lose this Gaza war, too :: News

Why Netanyahu will lose this Gaza war, too :: News


Why Netanyahu will lose this Gaza war, too Israel’s military assaults consistently fail to shift the balance of moral power in its war on the Palestinians. On the heels of a military campaign that failed at its only stated objective — to rescue three kidnapped Jewish teens — and instead yielded near-unanimous international condemnation and government-fueled … Continue reading

9 Brands You Can Boycott to Hold Israel Accountable for Its Violation of International Law

9 Brands You Can Boycott to Hold Israel Accountable for Its Violation of International Law


9 Brands You Can Boycott to Hold Israel Accountable for Its Violation of International Law   Boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) are big news in 2014. If Scarlett Johansson’s Sodastream fiasco didn’t grab your attention, perhaps the American Studies Association’s boycott of Israeli universities did, or Netanyahu’s increasing talk of million-dollar PR campaigns, legal offensives and diplomacy efforts to counter … Continue reading

Journalists’ protest violently supressed by Israeli forces at Qalandiya checkpoint

Journalists’ protest violently supressed by Israeli forces at Qalandiya checkpoint


Journalists’ protest violently supressed by Israeli forces at Qalandiya checkpoint Today, around 150 Palestinian journalists protested at Qalandiya checkpoint demanding freedom of movement for journalists. Israeli forces violently suppressed the demonstration by throwing sound bombs and shooting rubber coated steel bullets at journalists, resulting in five people injured. At 12am, journalists arrived on buses from … Continue reading