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Ask your elected officials to sign the Dear Colleague on behalf of Palestinian Human Rights Defender Issa Amro

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June 08, 2017
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As Palestinians are marking 50 years since the Six Day War, Israeli officials are engaging in a bold attack on peaceful human rights defenders. In an effort to stop his hugely successful nonviolent activism, Israel has dredged up 18-year-old charges against internationally renowned human rights defender Issa Amro. The case will be tried in...

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Congressional Dear Colleague Letter

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June 16, 2017
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Support Human Rights Defenders in the Middle East Dear Colleague, Please join us in sending a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson encouraging him to work with our Israeli partners to ensure the preservation of internationally...

Palestine Portal, one-stop resource for churches and others, launches

June 02, 2017
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One year ago, Kairos USA invited the American Muslims for Palestine and other organizations to a retreat to discuss ways to bring the issue of Palestine to more churches across the country. Kairos USA is the American counterpart to Kairos...

Commemorating 50 years of occupation after Six Day War

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June 01, 2017
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On Monday, June 5, Palestinians and their supporters will mark 50 years since the 1967 Six Day War, when Israeli forces occupied the remaining 22 percent of historic Palestine left over from the 1948 Nakba. During this military assault, which was...

Commemorating the Nakba: 69 years of ongoing ethnic cleansing

Statements
May 13, 2017
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(WASHINGTON DC 05/13/2017) – On Monday, Palestinians around the world and their supporters will commemorate yet one more year of occupation and the continued dispossession of indigenous peoples from the land of Palestine.  Today, more than 1...

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April 29, 2017
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May 01, 2017
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Ahlam Jbara; Capitol Hill staffer; Taher Herzallah; Kareem El-Hosseiny

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May 15, 1948, is known worldwide as day the state of Israel was created. But that date is commemorated by the Palestinians as the beginning of al-Nakba, or “the Catastrophe,” the beginning of the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians from their homeland...

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June 02, 2017
The American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) sent every U.S. senator a letter expressing grave concerns over S. Res 176, wwhich commemorates the "50 anniversary of what it calles the 'reunification of...
Nakba
May 13, 2017
Get the basic facts and history behind the Nakba, the beginning of the Zionist plan to ethnically cleanse Palestinnians from Palestine, which is commemorated every year on May 15. 
April 20, 2017
(WASHINGTON DC 04.20.17) -- Friends of Sabeel North America today released a letter signed by 15 Christian and faith organizations to the assistant US attorney, expressing support for Taher Herzallah...