Posts Tagged: Protest

Shakira cancels Israel performance in face of worldwide outcry

International musician, dancer, and entertainer Shakira cancels her appearance in Tel Aviv, Israel, May 29, 2018. Image courtesy of Jewish Voice for Peace

Shakira cancels Israel performance in face of worldwide outcry Nearly 15,000 members of the peace activist organization Jewish Voice for Peace joined in a worldwide protest to convince mega-entertainer...

Ashrawi: US is complicit in Israeli atrocities with Embassy move

The Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, the site of much anti-Palestinian protests and violence from Israeli extremist Jews and settlers‪ (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Ashrawi: US is complicit in Israeli atrocities with Embassy move PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi:  “Seventy years on, the Nakba continues.” Also, BDS activists decry embassy move ...

Israeli refuses military service because of Gaza brutality

Israeli conscientious objector Mattan Hellman. Photo Credit Ido Ramon -Mesarvot, and http://www.dror-mizrahi.org

Israeli refuses military service because of Gaza brutality Jewish Israeli Mattan Hellman (20), of Kibbutz Ha’ogen, has refused to serve in the Israeli military citing the ongoing violence and claiming...

Yemeni’s organize nationwide protest against immigration restrictions

Yemeni and Arab Americans protest against immigration restrictions. Photo courtesy of the YAMAUSA.org Yemeni organization in New York

Yemeni’s organize nationwide protest against immigration restrictions National One-Hour #BodegaStrike Shutdown April 24th Yemeni Americans will organize a protest and shutter their bodegas (small stores) across the United States...

Activists protest Senator Schumer’s silence on Gaza killings

Young Jewish Americans with IfNotNow protest the violence by Israel's government against Palestinian civilians in the Gaza Strip on Monday April 9, 2018. Photo courtesy of IfNotNowMovement.org

Activists protest Senator Schumer’s silence on Gaza killings Young Jewish American Activist Group IfNotNow protests silence by U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer who has been vocal in condemning Arabs, Muslims...

Israelis, Palestinians protest Jerusalem Marathon

Jerusalem, Dome of the Rock. Photo courtesy of Ray Hanania

Israelis and Palestinians will protest in the Jerusalem Marathon This upcoming Friday, 17th of March, the Jerusalem Marathon will be held, marking 50 years to the “unification” of the...