Tag Archives: Women’s

Who is the real oppressor of Gaza women’s rights?

Yasmeen El Khoudary |The Electronic Intifada |Gaza Strip |22 July 2011 The fate of family members in Israeli prisons is of greater importance to women in Gaza than the “right” to ride a motorcycle. (Wissam Nassar /Maan Images) Recently, I was at a meeting with a foreign diplomat who wanted to hear about the problems that […]

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WOMEN’S DAY: An Arab Israeli Woman Fighting on All Fronts – IPS ipsnews.net

By Pierre Klochendler Hanin Zoabi Credit:Pierre Klochendler/IPS NAZARETH, Northern Israel, Mar 7, 2011 (IPS) – “Every woman is a woman of frustration. Me, I’m just struggle.” Hanin Zoabi, 41, is a Palestinian Israeli woman, a fighting woman. An elected member of the Israeli Knesset parliament, she is the first woman on an Arab party’s list, […]

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Six injured as settlers attack farmers in Qusra

    Posted on: January 23, 2011 | International Solidarity Movement 23 January 2011 | International Women’s Peace Service On January 23, the residents of Qusra organised an action to reclaim village land, which settlers had attempted to confiscate. Four volunteers from IWPS attended, at the request of the village, who asked for an international presence […]

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