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Israel plans West Bank railway to service illegal settlements

MEMO MARCH 1 2012 Media sources in Israel have revealed that the Israeli Transport Minister and Railway Authority have prepared a blueprint for the extension of the country’s railway network to service the illegal Jewish settler communities across the occupied West Bank. The scheme being developed by Yisrael Katz is set to bring the total […]

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Israeli government confirms plan for segregated settler train system

Tuesday February 28, 2012 09:32 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News On Monday, Israeli officials announced their intention to construct a train system for Israeli settlers living in violation of international law in the West Bank. Yisrael Katz (image by alternativenews) Although Israel’s Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz said that the proposed rail lines would eventually […]

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Hundreds of Palestinians and Israelis protest segregation, settlement in Hebron – video

Army used tear gas, skunk and a new US-made sound device against protesters. Dozens were injured, a couple of Palestinians and one Israeli were arrested By Max Schindler 972 Magazine Tear gas being shot at protesters in Hebron (Photo: Activestills) Hundreds of Palestinians, Israelis and internationals descended upon Hebron on Friday to protest the 18-year […]

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#CarProtest – Jan 10, 2012 – Live Updates Page2

Overview – #CarProtest Pictures, Video &  Live Updates  Page 1 Jan 10, 2012 #CarProtest Live Updated Page 2 Action Please retweet and spread the news about the action so their effort will get media attention and create awareness. Live updates will be posted below as events are developing…. https://twitter.com/#!/SamRichardson88/status/156715991496269824 https://twitter.com/#!/Twi_Lyt_Sprkl/status/156716115307937792 Israeli Shin Bet just phoned Mahmoud […]

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#CarProtest Live Blog – Jan 10, 2012

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Jan 10, 2012 Human Rights Art 13:1: “Everyone has the right 2 freedom of movement & residence within the borders of each state” Not in Palestine though. Previously in Nov  2011, Palestinian, Israeli and International activists challenged the segregation of public transportation in their own […]

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Palestinians in a ‘Jewish state’ ~ by @benabyad

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Palestinians living in Israel face institutionalised discrimination and segregation in a supposedly democratic state. 27 Dec 2011 | Opinion – Al Jazeera English | by Ben White Palestinians who live in Israel, not in the West Bank or Gaza Strip, face daily discrimination [GALLO/GETTY] Israel’s […]

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A Checkpoint Isn’t Just a Construction

Checkpoints The Movie – The Daily Reality in Palestine A checkpoint is also there to mold consciousness and ideology. (Tamar Fleishman) By Tamar Fleishman – The West Bank | Palestine Chronicle | Dec 22, 2011 Shuafat checkpoint that was inaugurated a few days ago disconnects the residents of the refugee camp from the center of […]

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The construction of segregation – Demo Qalandiya Dec 16, 2011 – in pictures

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures by Jenna Bereld and Samar | 16 December 2011 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Today, Israeli soldiers once again denied the Palestinians’ right to assemble and protest against the construction of the illegal separation wall. Seeds to Apartheid sewn by Zionists About fifty […]

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Ben White talks about his new book ‘Palestinians in Israel’ – video

Dec 14, 2011 Author Ben White talks about his new book ‘Palestinians in Israel: Segregation, Discrimination and Democracy’ (Pluto Press). Visit the website: http://www.palestiniansinisrael.com Follow Ben at twitter : @benabyad http://www.plutobooks.com

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#FreedomRides Defy Segregration On Israeli Settler Bus Route Nov 15, 2011 – video

FreedomRides | Topic – Action Alerts – updates | in pictures By haithmkatib@gmail.com – Nov 15, 2011 Several activists were arrested by Israeli forces today while attempting to ride segregated buses serving illegal Israeli settlements..        

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CODEPINK: Freedom for the #FreedomRides! Take Action Now!

FreedomRides | Topic – Action Alerts – updates | in pictures Freedom for the Freedom Riders! End the Israeli Occupation of Palestine! On November 15th, a historic group of Palestinian youth Freedom Riders, inspired by the US Civil Rights movement attempted to board segregated buses serving Israeli settlers in the West Bank. Their attempt to […]

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Palestinians To Ride At The Front Of The Bus

FreedomRides | Topic – Action Alerts – Updates | in pictures By Avaaz  –  Information Clearing House – Nov 15, 2011 Right now, history could be made in Palestine. A small number of brave Palestinians will risk attack and arrest to commit a forbidden act — they will board a public bus. Lacking their own […]

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Freedom Riders Defy Segregration On Israeli Settler Bus Route

FreedomRides | Topic – Action Alerts – updates | in pictures Tuesday November 15, 2011 19:42 by Adam Kerry and William Gibson – IMEMC & Agencies As people around Palestine celebrate their Independence, six Palestinian activists attempt to make the journey to Jerusalem on a settler only bus, highlighting the segregation prevalent in Israeli society. […]

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Palestinian Freedom Riders On Their Way to Jerusalem Violently Arrested on Israeli Settler Bus | PRESS RELEASE #FreedomRides

FreedomRides | Topic – Action Alerts – updates | in pictures PALESTINIAN FREEDOM RIDERS For Immediate ReleaseTuesday, 15 November 2011 Palestinians who boarded a segregated Israeli bus in the occupied West Bank to travel to East Jerusalem were arrested for taking action reminiscent of the Civil Rights Movement’s Freedom Rides Earlier today, seven Palestinian Freedom […]

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