Action Alerts

Action alert
July 18, 2017
The American Muslims for Palestine, a national, education organization, is alarmed by the recent developments at the Al Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem. Israeli authorities closed the mosque for Friday prayers last week. When it reopened,...
Action alert
July 12, 2017
The Gaza Strip may already have passed the point of viability, three years faster than the United Nations predicted in 2012, according to a report released today by the international agency. Addressing grave humanitarian concerns, including no power...
Action alert
July 12, 2017
The Gaza Strip may already have passed the point of viability, three years faster than the United Nations predicted in 2012, according to a report released today by the international agency. Addressing grave humanitarian concerns, including no power...
In an extraordinary show of support by Congress, 32 members issued a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson calling for Israel to end its persecution of Palestinian human rights defender Issa Amro, who is facing several years in prison...
Professor Rabab Abdulhadi of the Arab Muslim and Ethnicities and Diasporas Studies program has filed several grievances against San Francisco State University for the hostile and unsafe work and study environment for Palestinians, Muslims and Arabs...
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...
(WASHINGTON DC, 05/08/2017) – Today marks the 22nd day of a hunger strike waged by 1,500 Palestinian political prisoners, who are protesting Israel’s use of administrative detention, lack of access to medical care, lack of family visits and the use...
AMP staffers Taher Herzallah and Kareem El-Hosseiny are due in DC Superior Court at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow for a status hearing on the criminal charges of unlawful disruption of Congress. Their attorney Ann Wilcox of the National Lawyers Guild will ask...
(WASHINGTON DC 04/172017) – In an op-ed today in the New York Times, Palestinian political prisoner Marwan Barghouti announced the beginning of a new hunger strike, joined by perhaps up to 1,500 Palestinian prisoners, to protest “torture, inhumane...
We need your help to get criminal charges against AMP staffers Taher Herzallah and Kareem El-Hosseiny dropped at their status hearing on April 20. Capitol Hill Police arrested six people protesting at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee...