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Activists Launch Initiative Calling for The One Democratic State in Palestine

by Ghassan Olayan/Ramallah | PNN English | July 18, 2013 At the invitation of “The Popular Movement for One Democracy State on the Historic Land of Palestine” (which announced its launch in May 15, 2013), some 25 of the activists of the “Jaffa Group for One Democratic State” came to Ramallah on Saturday, July 13, […]

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Palestinian Authority to Hold Sham Elections ~ by @StephenLendman

opednews.com | Oct 19, 2012 | Stephen Landman PA leaders are traitors to their own people. by Stephen Lendman Longtime Israeli collaborators Mahmoud Abbas and Salam Fayyad scheduled West Bank municipal elections on October 20, 2012. Democracy isn’t on the ballot. Palestinians are skeptical for good reason. For the first time since January 25, 2006, […]

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Israel Real Democratic Rights: Jews are taught to hate and fear Palestinians

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures by Lawrence Davidson on October 8, 2011 | Sabbah Report What “Real Democratic Rights”? In his speech to Congress on 24 May 2011 Prime Minister Netanyahu boasted that “Of the 300 million Arabs in the Middle East and North Africa, only Israel’s […]

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World parliamentarians say ‘appalled’ at Israel’s detention of PLC members

[ 27/07/2011 – 04:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Inter-Parliamentary Union said it was ”appalled” at Israel’s repeated detention of members of the Palestinian Legislative Council, calling it a violation of the Palestinians’ democratic rights. The condemnation came in a letter by the IPU Human Rights Committee directed at Palestinian MP Mushir al-Masri, who heads […]

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PPP Calls For Forming Social-Democratic Coalition To Save Unity Deal

Thursday June 23, 2011 10:56 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News The leftist Palestinian People Party (PPP) called on the Palestinian factions to act on saving the National Unity Agreement by forming a large democratic-social coalition to prevent the collapse of the deal, and to actively push for holding national and presidential elections. Palestinian People […]

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The Palestinian Facebook Movement: Can it take up the baton of revolution?

by Asma Agbarieh-Zahalka | Challenge Magazine Apr 14, 2011 The popular uprisings sweeping the Arab world have also stirred Palestinian youth. After a long period in which Fatah and Hamas held a monopoly in the political sphere, a popular movement of young Palestinians is gaining wide support with its slogan, “The nation wants an end […]

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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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