Alternative facts do not make historical truths. It does not serve the cause of honest discourse, understanding of history, or the ability to move forward to engage in this kind of, if you will forgive me, propaganda.
The recent bill passed by Israel’s Knesset preventing advocates of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement from visiting Israel or occupied Palestine, merely formalizes a long-standing practice.
Dr. Alice Rothchild, author of “Condition Critical: Life and Death in Israel/Palestine” recounts her experience with attempts to suppress her freedom of speech at a speaking tour in Florida.
Michael Bennett’s refusal to become a tool of Israeli propaganda has arguably been the most explicitly political stance, to date, by a high profile athlete.
The murder of Basel al-Araj was as much a product of the Israeli occupation as of the PA’s quest for complete and unchallenged dominance.
The NFL players’ boycott of the PR junket generated significant awareness for Palestinian human rights on social media
Mustafa said he created the hashtag to challenge the “stereotype that Palestinians learn to hate from the womb.”