Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Case Against “Israel”

SPHR-UBC would like to recognize that this event and all their activities take place on the unceded territory of the Musqueam people. SPHR-UBC unequivocally stands in solidaritywith the Musqueam people and all their supporters in the Idle No More movement. Israel was created unilaterally in 1948 as a result of the ethnic cleansing of over 750,000 Palestinians. This occupation maintained and supported by Western powers continues until today, and now

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حيدر عيد – ما بين الأسلوة والأسلمة

ما بين الأسلوة والأسلمة! أطلقت حماس حملة «ترسيخ القيم والفضيلة» ضد الملابس «غير المحتشمة» (إبراهيم أبو مصطفى ــ رويترز) حيدر عيد مع استمرار الحديث هذه الأيام عن المصالحة بين حركتي فتح وحماس، وارتفاع الأمل بتوحيد ما أطلق عليه (شطري الوطن)، أي 20% من فلسطين

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Israeli Apartheid Week 2013: Video Trailer

Ninth Annual Israeli Apartheid Week! We are excited to announce the upcoming 9th annual Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) starting late February in Europe and moving to various countries through the month of March. New video trailer released:  Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) is an annual international series of events (including rallies, lectures, cultural performances, film screenings, multimedia displays and boycott of Israel actions) held in cities and

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September 6-8: International Al-Awda Convention

Al-Awda will hold its international convention on September 6-8, 2013 in Cleveland. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/146692475484713/

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April 6-7: Right of Return Conference, Boston

Visit the Conference Website for details: The Palestinian Right of Return has been discussed and debated by academics and activists alike for decades. Although a great deal of work has concentrated on the ethical implications of the Right to Return, this conference seeks to move forward and grapple with the practical implications of the Right’s fulfillment. What will Palestine look like once the Right of Return has been fulfilled? How will the

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Call: Conference of the Palestinian Shatat in North America

LIBERATION and RETURN: The Conference of Palestinian Shatat in North America May 3-5, 2013 Vancouver, unceded Coast Salish Territories Canada Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/338531666261119/ As we approach our 65th year of exile from our homeland, the need for Palestinians in the shatat (diaspora) to reinvigorate, develop and carry out an effective strategy for our national movement for liberation and return is as urgent as

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Principles of Unity

May 2013 marks the 65th anniversary of the Nakba, and the 65th year of the ongoing struggle for Palestinian refugees' return and the liberation of Palestine. As Palestinians in Shatat, and particularly in North America, we are convening on this date in order to carry out our responsibility to lay out concrete strategies and a clear vision to challenge the status quo and to raise our voice, the voice of the shatat. The organizers are united by the

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Conference Objectives

Our objectives: We are convening this conference: 1. To mobilize Palestinians in the diaspora/shatat in order to participate fully in the renaissance of the Palestinian national liberation movement. This includes the development of a strategy for the building of representative political national institutions and achieving real, meaningful and directly democratic representation. 2. To build strong initiatives and direct engagement with our people

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Conference of the Palestinian Shatat in North America

LIBERATION and RETURN: The Conference of the Palestinian Shatat in North America May 3-5, 2013 Vancouver, unceded Coast Salish Territories Canada Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/338531666261119/ As we approach our 65th year of exile from our homeland, the need for Palestinians in the shatat (diaspora) to reinvigorate, develop and carry out an effective strategy for our national movement for liberation and return is as urgent

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