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IbnEzra reporting Live from Hebron’s “Day of Rage” | Feb 25, 2011

Driving through the west bank towards hebron. We are even being followed by an idf jeep who will start giving us problem any time now — joseph dana (@ibnezra) February 25, 2011 Today is the international day of action for shuhada street in hebron. From hebron we send love and respect world wide — joseph […]

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Bil’in Marches in Solidarity with the People of Egypt | Joseph Dana

Dozens of Palestinian, International and Israeli activists march under the banner of solidarity with the Egyptian people. The demonstration was attacked quickly with the same American made tear gas which has been used for the past ten days against the protests in Egypt. The weekly march began after Friday prayers in the center of the […]

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American made tear gas in Cairo and the West Bank | Joseph Dana

People in the street confronting police and army soldiers with revolutionary aspirations. Some youth throw stones in symbolic acts of resistance as the elders try to calm down their rage and focus on chants of unity. Armed forces reply with tear gas and rubber-coated steel bullets. This is a regular occurrence in the West Bank in […]

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Protest in Yafo in Solidarity with Cairo | Live updates by Joseph Dana

    http://twitter.com/#!/ibnezra/status/31400360560041984 http://twitter.com/#!/ibnezra/status/31400360560041984 One sheikh of jaffa just light the crowd with a call of solidarity with egypt http://twitpic.com/3ujr88 — joseph dana (@ibnezra) January 29, 2011 Wow. Everyone talking about american made tear gas in egypt yet israelis fire it every other day at palestinians and not a word. — joseph dana (@ibnezra) January […]

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The Palestine Papers: The Ultimate Confirmation of Israeli Intentions. | Joseph Dana

The cables released last night by Al Jazeera, which form the Palestine Papers, have provided ultimate confirmation of what many on the ground have known for some time – Israel is not interested in an equitable two state solution. Instead Israel is interested in maintaining the status quo, which necessarily means that both Palestinian and Israeli […]

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Democratic for Jews, Jewish for everyone else

Tuesday, January 18 2011|Joseph Dana Can this flag stand for all its citizens or only the Jewish ones? Photo: Yossi Gurvitz Despite the hysteria of the past week, Israeli democracy is in perfect health. Well, for the Jewish citizens of the country anyway. Avigdor Lieberman’s push to investigate leftist NGO’s is a political trick which […]

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BREAKING | Demo in Beit Ummar | Jan 15, 2011

Related Soldiers shut down Beit Ummar anti-wall rally Pictures and Live Tweets by Joseph Dana Tear gas was shot directly into civilian houses as soldiers took over various positions in the village. This lasted for about 2 1/2 hours — joseph dana (@ibnezra) January 15, 2011 After the complaints of flags, five IDF jeeps entered […]

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“Death at Bil’in protests in the West Bank” My Recent Interview on NPR | Joseph Dana

    I was NPR’s Worldview on Monday talking about the situation in Bil’in, the popular struggle and efforts at co-existence. Have a listen on their website. Thirty-six-year-old Jawaher Abu Rahmah died after inhaling tear gas fired by the Israeli military at a protest on New Year’s Eve. The incident in the town of Bil’in […]

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Israeli Activists Push for ‘BDS’ in Boston | Joseph Dana

Dozens of American, Israeli and Palestinian protesters gathered Friday in front of the Israeli consulate in Boston to mark the death of Jawaher Abu Rahmah. Jawaher was killed by American made tear gas fired by the IDF on New Years Eve during a weekly unarmed demonstration in the West Bank village of Bil’in. The Boston demonstrators […]

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Bil’in |Friday Jan 7, 2011 | Live Tweets & News by Joseph Dana & PSCC & Jessica Vaney

A pregnant women was evacuated to the hospital from Nabi Saleh after soldiers fired tear-gas into her house — Popular Struggle CC (@PSCC_Palestine) January 7, 2011 Thanks heavens for twitter. We have the power to report the truth as it happens. Three cheers for twitter and the popular struggle! — joseph dana (@ibnezra) January 7, […]

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Israel’s war against Palestine

Tears and gas: a call to mobilise 4 January 2011 Bil’in – July 2009 By Jesse Rosenfeld and Joseph Dana, Al Jazeera – 3 Jan 2010 http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/features/2011/01/201113870502192.html As 2010 came to a close in the West Bank under the regular, weekly cloud of teargas experienced among the villages bordering Israel’s 1967 Green Line, 2011 started with […]

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Open letter to Combined Systems Inc, Maker of Israeli Tear Gas | Joseph Dana

Letter sent on behalf of Palestinian nonviolent resistance groups to the US marker of Israeli tear gas that killed Jawaher Abu Rahmah of Bil’in on 31 December 2010. Dear Combined Systems Inc., As US groups committed to justice and peace, we are writing to ask that Combined Systems Inc. cease providing CSI equipment to the Israeli government […]

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BDS Comes to JStreet | Joseph Dana

In 2005, one hundred seventy Palestinian civil society organizations began a global non-violent boycott, divestment and sanction movement (BDS) aimed at forcing Israel to abide by international law in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. BDS has since become a major factor in the ‘Israel debate’ as it has opened new possibilities for global civil society to […]

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