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Israel’s Politics of Deflection ~ by Richard Falk (@rfalk13)

Richard Falk | Richard Falk Weblog | Sept 30, 2013 General Observations   During my period as the UN Special Rapporteur for Human Rights in Palestine on behalf of the Human Rights Council I have been struck by the persistent efforts of Israel and its strong civil society adjuncts to divert attention from the substance […]

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#PalHunger | Boycott of the Israeli Women’s Football Match in Wales

URGENT | June 14, 2012 | 20 children started hunger strike in Israeli prison Qassam Website 16-06-2012,07:42Al Qassam website (Agencies) – RED Card Israeli Apartheid – Archbishop Desmond Tutu joins International Footballers in calling for justice to save the life of Palestinian Footballer, Mahmoud SarsakOn Wednesday 20th June, Wrexham will see an international protest like […]

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Justice requires action to stop subjugation of Palestinians ~ by Desmond Tutu

Desmond Tutu |  06 May 2012 15:25 | Middle East Monitor It can make an enormous difference in creating a future of justice and equality for Palestinians and Jews in the Holy Land. A quarter-century ago I barnstormed around the United States encouraging Americans, particularly students, to press for divestment from South Africa. Today, regrettably, […]

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World VIPs unite for global march to Jerusalem

[ Palestine Information Center – 08/03/2012 – 01:31 PM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– The advisory board of “the global march to Jerusalem” reiterated its deep concern over Israel’s Judaization and ethnic cleansing activities against the Palestinian natives of the occupied city of Jerusalem and urged all humanity to take part in the march. This came in […]

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Palestine, Israel and the Struggle for Equal Rights

Diana Butto Febr 29 2012 The Harvard Crimson Many people who have a good sense of what the Palestinian-Israeli conflict is about may not understand why we are asking the one-state question—and why we’re asking it now. The international community has been unanimous on the need for a Palestinian state for more than twenty years, […]

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Tutu: Palestine must not be made of Bantustans

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category Maan News Agency | Nov 6, 2011 CAPE TOWN, South Africa (Reuters) — Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Saturday called for a Palestinian state that is contiguous and not made of Bantustans, at an international gathering in Cape Town. South Africa’s peace icon delivered the opening address […]

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