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Israel is unable to cope with non-violent Palestinian activism

  Abir Kopty | July 14, 2011 | Mondoweiss This week, Israeli Knesset passed the anti-boycott bill, which outlaws the non-violent action of economic, academic and cultural boycott. Last week, it attacked another non-violent action, the fly-in campaign, and week before that, it was the flotilla. Every Friday, it oppresses non-violent demonstration in Bil’in, Nabi […]

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“Now it’s all gone”: Women cope with siege in Jordan Valley

Nora Barrows-Friedman | The Electronic Intifada |24 June 2011 Israel’s destruction of Palestinian property in the occupied Jordan Valley has particularly impacted women residents. (Anne Paq/ActiveStills) Israeli military forces have demolished 27 houses in the Jordan Valley in the occupied West Bank over the last two weeks. More than 140 Palestinians have been rendered homeless by the […]

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