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.
The NFL players’ boycott of the PR junket generated significant awareness for Palestinian human rights on social media
Friedman’s statements versus the facts.
For Palestinian farmers, the olive tree symbolize their heritage toiling on the land. Their future, however, is threatened by Israel’s land grabs for illegal settlement building and the subsequent destruction of ancient olive orchards.
“How would history read,” Sabaaneh muses,” if those who bled and suffered through it had written it?” White & Black attempts to answer that question for the Palestinian people.
Israel’s Beitar football club is the face of a bitter ethnic-religious pride that has manifested itself in the angry and xenophobic language of the far-right.
The flurry of pro-Israel activity reflects both the continuing clout of pro-Israel lobbies and the servile character of too many politicians.