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#FreedomRides to Resume in Palestine ~ by Ben Lorber

FreedomRides | Topic – Action Alerts – updates | Pictures | Video Freedom Rides will protest Apartheid. (Alternativenews.org) By Ben Lorber – ISM, West Bank The upcoming Freedom Rides has tethered itself very tenuously to an event in the past, and has thereby taken a stand in a historical legacy that leaves itself highly open […]

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Back to Gaza: ‘ #FreedomWaves ‘ on the Way ~ by Ben Lorber

Press Release #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla | Pictures Ben Lorber – Ramallah, The West Bank Palestine Chronicle On Wednesday, November 2, two international ships left the Turkish harbor to carry humanitarian aid through the Israeli blockade of Gaza. The event, called ‘Freedom Waves for Gaza’,  unites 27 activists from 9 countries, including […]

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Occupy Wall Street, Not Palestine ~ by Ben Lorber

By Ben Lorber | Oct 31, 2011 | Palestine Chronicle As pro-Palestinian discourse begins to make its voice heard in the worldwide Occupy Wall Street movement, right-wing organizations and individuals in the United States, including the Republican National Committee and the Emergency Committee for Israel, have denounced the protests as anti-Semitic and anti-Israel. As the […]

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Harvesting olives as a statement of resistance

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Ben Lorber | The Electronic Intifada | Nablus | 24 October 2011 Ghassan Najjar, director of the Burin Community Center, stands as soldiers order his family to leave their olive grove. (David Shaw /The Electronic Intifada ) Palestinian villages across the West Bank are undertaking their annual […]

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