Tag Archives: activism

PHOTOS | Women stage sit-in to demand an end to Gaza siege

[ PIC 18/09/2013 – 10:10 AM ] RAFAH, (PIC)– Hundreds of women and children have participated in a sit-in outside the Rafah border crossing southern Gaza Strip, calling on the Egyptian authorities to open the crossing permanently for patients and students. The sit-in was organized on Tuesday by the national committee to lift the siege […]

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VIDEO | Stanley Cohen (@StanleyCohenLaw) speaking at The Meeting for Justice in Egypt

Published on Sep 2, 2013 by IHH IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation has hosted “The Meeting for Justice in Egypt” on 31 Aug and 1 Sept 2013 in Istanbul with attendance of more than 50 jurists and activists from 20 countries such as USA, Spain, France, Sweden, Belgium, South Africa, Libya, Tunis, Egypt and Turkey including […]

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VIDEO | Pro-Palestinian groups denounce presence of Israeli official at forum in Buenos Aires official

Frequently Asked Questions :: BDS :: Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions Thanks for guidance on these answers to: BDS National Committee Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel Institute for Middle East Understanding Palestinian Grassroots Anti-Apartheid Wall Campaign Birthright Unplugged 1 – What is BDS? On July 9, 2005, Palestinian civil society issued […]

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On-going resistance in Bil’in: six protesters including one child injured, foreign journo arrested

31st August 2013 | Friends of Freedom and Justice – Bilin | ISM Palestine |  Bi’lin, Occupied Palestine On Friday 30th August 2013, six citizens were injured in the demonstration. Four were shot with plastic coated steel bullets in the foot, thigh, groin and abdomen respectively. Two were shot with teargas canisters, one of whom […]

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Doc Jazz (@docjazzmusic) comes back: new beginnings!

Musical Intifada | 23 August 2013 10:04 by Dr. Tariq Shadid aka Doc Jazz If you are a regular visitor to my website, a member of my Facebook page, or a follower on Twitter, you may have noticed that my Musical Intifada project has gone through a period of relative silence. Well – I am […]

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Families of political detainees stage sit-in outside PA jail in Jericho

[ PIC 10/08/2013 – 11:03 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The families of political prisoners Islam Saleh and Mohamed Asi held a sit-in on Friday afternoon outside the detention center of the Palestinian Authority intelligence agency in Jericho after they were prevented from visiting them. An informed source told the Palestinian information center (PIC) that two […]

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Palestinians hold demo in West Bank to demand release of prisoners

Palestinians hold pictures of their jailed relatives during a rally in the West Bank city of Ramallah. (File photo) PressTV | Tue Aug 6, 2013 3:59PM Palestinians in the occupied West Bank have held a demonstration, demanding the release of their loved ones from Israeli jails, Press TV reports. The protest took place on Tuesday […]

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A voice from Palestine in Europe: Istanbouli Theater starts its 2013 European Tour

August 3, 2013 A voice from Palestine in Europe:  Istanbouli Theater starts its 2013 European Tour in Spain and Portugal”All human beings have the right to Human Rights, without exception. Dehumanization, thinking about other people in terms of stereotypes or numbers, might let you think that human beings that are different from us are not […]

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VIDEO | #QudsDay2013 | Under Israeli-siege for 6 years Gazans marks Intl. Quds Day

Published on Aug 3, 2013 by PressTV Palestinians in the Gaza Strip marched after Friday prayers, marking the International Quds Day. Thousands of people thronged the streets of Gaza to join the rally. Ethnic cleansing of the Palestinian & Islamic identity Al Quds, Jerusalem is the main target of the ethnic cleansing to turn the […]

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VIDEO | #QudsDay2013 | International Quds Day in Houston Texas

Published on Aug 3, 2013   Ethnic cleansing of the Palestinian & Islamic identity Al Quds, Jerusalem is the main target of the ethnic cleansing to turn the city of “Jerusalem” into the City of David. Occupiedpalestine weblog dedicates this post to create awareness to this ongoing atrocity of the “State of Israel” for the […]

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VIDEO | #QudsDay2013 | International Quds Day 2013 – Jakarta ~ by @vopindonesia

Published on Aug 3, 2013 by vopindonesia Al-Quds Day is observed on last Friday of holy month of Ramadan. Al-Quds International day is a day for global community to show their solidarity with the people of Palestine and oppressed people everywhere. The day is not exclusive to Palestine, but rather global oppression will be remembered […]

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VIDEO | #QudsDay2013 | People marks Quds Day in Pakistan’s Karachi

Published on Aug 3, 2013 by PressTV Like the rest of the world, people in Pakistan poured on to the streets in their tens of thousands in solidarity with their Palestinian brothers and sisters against the atrocities Israel. Ethnic cleansing of the Palestinian & Islamic identity Al Quds, Jerusalem is the main target of the […]

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VIDEO | #QudsDay2013 | New Yorkers stand with Palestine on international al-Quds Day

Published on Aug 3, 2013 by PressTV In 1979, The founder of the Islamic Republic Ayatollah Rohollah Khomeini declared, “I invite Muslims all over the globe to consecrate the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan as Al-Quds Day and to proclaim the international solidarity of Muslims in support of the legitimate rights of […]

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Israeli occupation quells demonstration in solidarity with residents of the Negev

[ PIC 02/08/2013 – 03:51 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Thursday afternoon suppressed a Palestinian demonstration that was heading towards the Negev through the Israeli Hizma barrier north of Jerusalem. PIC’s correspondent said that a number of buses left the city of Ramallah and headed into the Hizma checkpoint […]

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Rally in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners in Ramallah

[ PIC 02/08/2013 – 03:17 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Hamas movement has organized a demonstration Thursday in Ramallah in solidarity with the Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails. Hundreds marched from Bireh mosque to Yasser Arafat square in Ramallah where they joined the sit-in in solidarity with the hunger strikers. The leader in Hamas movement, […]

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