: ' Settler violence'

International Open Shuhada Street Campaign Begins Today

Today marks the beginning of the 2013 Open Shuhada Street International Campaign (click here for how to get involved). The campaign was started in 2010 to raise awareness of Israels occupation of Hebron and particularly the [...]

Welcome 2013! BDS Victories so far and more to come!

We would like to welcome our followers to 2013 with this wonderful roundup of BDS victories around the world in 2012, by Electronic Intifada. There are numerous entries. Many people laugh these victories off as too [...]

COSATU condemns South African Zionist Federation’s abuse of blacks under religious guise to legitimise apartheid in Israel

COSATU released a statement this morning condemning the march being hosted by the ACDP, IFP and SAZF. By marching against the proper labeling of products made in the illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories, [...]

Women Activists Protest Closure of Shuhada Street to Arabs

As the nightmare of the Occupation continues, a number of female activists – Palestinian, Israeli and international alike – recently engaged in an inspiring act of civil disobedience to the closure to Arabs of Hebron’s once-thriving [...]

“It is my right to go outside, to see the sun, like all people”

These are the words of Mahmoud El-Hamamda, a resident of the small village of al-Mufaqarah. The village is located in the Southern Hebron hills at the tip of the Occupied West Bank.  Mahmoud El-Hamamda, like the [...]