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Occupation arrests 3 Jerusalemites, including two teachers in Al-Aqsa Mosque

[ PIC 24/11/2013 – 01:52 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Al-Aqsa Foundation for Endowments and Heritage said that the Israeli police in the occupied city of Jerusalem arrested on Sunday two teachers at Al-Aqsa Mosque and a student, and took them to the Qishleh center for interrogation. The Foundation added in a press statement that […]

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Teachers Union of Ireland Votes Unanimously for Academic Boycott of Israel

Global Research News | Global Research, April 06, 2013 |Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign At its Annual Congress on Thursday 4th April 2013, the Teachers’ Union of Ireland (TUI) became the first academic union in Europe to endorse the Palestinian call for an academic boycott of Israel. The motion, which refers to Israel as an “apartheid […]

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Three teachers protesting against Fayyad in hospital

[ PIC 27/12/2012 – 06:02 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Three Palestinian teachers protesting outside the office of Salam Fayyad in Ramallah city were taken to hospital after their health worsened due to their hunger strike. One of the teachers told the Palestinian information center (PIC) the striking teachers, Taher Asafrah, Thabet Asafrah and Tahsin Atawneh […]

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Palestinian teachers prepare to strike after PA fails to pay salaries

Sunday December 16, 2012 09:13 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News The Palestinian Authority has failed to pay the salaries of teachers and other civil servants in the West Bank for months, largely due to the withholding of most of its funds by Israeli and U.S. Authorities. As a result, teachers announced Saturday that they […]

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PA arrests eight Hamas members and summons teachers who returned to their work

[ PIC 17/10/2012 – 04:45 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– PA security arrested eight Hamas cadres and summoned others in Nablus, al-Khalil, Ramallah, Tulkarem and Qalqiliya, while the occupation authorities arrested a liberated captive and sentenced another to imprisonment. The General Intelligence Service arrested two liberated captives and former prisoners in PA jails, in Nablus, and […]

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Teachers refused for recruitment examination threaten to organize open sit-in

Palestinian Information Center | Oct 12, 2012 NABLUS, (PIC) — The spokesman for teachers, who were not accepted to sit a recruitment examination in the West Bank stated that they “will not keep silent about their right to work in the domain of Education.” Some teachers, after they had applied for recruitment examination according to […]

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Teacher dismissed from his job starts sit-in outside Fayyad’s office in Ramallah

[ PIC 30/09/2012 – 03:51 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Thamer Wahdan, a teacher dismissed from his job, announced that he will start on Monday an open-ended hunger strike and a sit-in in front of the Council of Ministers in Ramallah city, demanding to return to his job. Wahdan, a teacher from the village of Tayasir […]

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Dismissed employees warn Fayyad’s government of staging an open sit-in

[ PIC 25/09/2012 – 11:55 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A number of employees, dismissed from their jobs on political grounds, staged yesterday a sit-in in front of Council of Ministers of Ramallah government to demand the implementation of Supreme Court’s decision to let them immediately return to their jobs. Among the participants in the sit-in […]

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Education Under Siege: Israeli occupation detains school teachers in Janba | @UNICEF @Amnesty @hrw

[ PIC 17/09/2012 – 11:08 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces detained on Sunday morning teachers working in a mixed-school in Janba east of Yatta town, south of al-Khalil in the West Bank. The Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements east of Yatta said in a press statement, that the occupation forces stationed […]

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Occupation detains school teachers east of Yatta

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 07:54 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) detained three school teachers from Janba east of the town of Yatta, south of the southern West Bank city of al-Khalil. Khadr Amur, the headmaster, told Quds Press reporter that the Israeli soldiers detained in the morning three teachers working in the […]

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Hebron school demonstrates for third day: “Without teachers there is no school” – video

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures 13 October 2011 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank For the third morning children and teachers from Qordoba Scool gathered on the H1 side of Checkpoint 56 at 7.30am. The children, with the support of their teachers and the Director of Education […]

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Over 8,000 teachers to sit-in at UNRWA headquarters amid strikes

[ 04/10/2011 – 07:26 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– More than 8,000 Palestinian teachers are planning on holding a sit-in inside of the UN Relief Works Agency headquarters in Gaza to protest the dismissal of the chairman of UNRWA Arab staff union Suhail al-Hindi. Teachers and staff at UNRWA schools have escalated industrial action against UNRWA […]

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Racism In Jewish Schools; “A Dead Arab Is A Good Arab”

Wednesday January 19, 2011 11:21 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies A number of teachers working in Jewish Schools in Israel stated that more instances of racism are reaching alarming levels as more students are expressing their views that exceeded their hatred to Arabs to the level of advocating for killing them. Death To […]

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