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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...
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...
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...
(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...
The American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) and Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) strongly condemn flyers targeting our organizations and specifically Hatem Bazian and Rebecca Vilkomerson personally. We are particularly concerned that the distribution...
(WASHINGTON DC 05/02/2017) – A new level of commitment, energy and enthusiasm was the end result of three days of training and advocacy on Capitol Hill. At least 65 people attended the American Muslims for Palestine’s third annual Palestine...
The second day of the American Muslims for Palestine’s third annual Palestine Advocacy and Training began with a session on understanding civic engagement. Because so many within the Muslim American and activist community are reluctant to engage...
(WASHINGTON DC 04.21.2017) --The federal government has dropped the charges against AMP staffers Taher Herzallah and Kareem El-Hosseiny. Stephen Rickard, Deputy Chief of the misdemeanors section in the U.S. Attorney's office notified the men's...
(WASHINGTON DC 04.20.2017) -- AMP staffers Taher Herzallah and Kareem El-Hosseiny may be heading to trial, after federal prosecutors declined to drop the charges against them stemming from their arrest at the Senate confirmation hearing for U.S....
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April 09, 2017
(WASHINGTON DC 04/09/2017) -- Today, we commemorate 69 years since the Deir Yassin massacre, the tragic event that came to symbolize the Palestinian Nakba, or Catastrophe. Deir Yassin was not the first massacre or even the largest that occurred...