Palestine

“Settlers in the White House”: Palestinians Denounce Trump Jerusalem Order & Protest in Day of Rage

Budour Hassan, a Palestinian writer and project coordinator for the Jerusalem Center for Legal Aid and Human Rights, took part in a collective interview by Amy Goodman from DEMOCRACY NOW video news on December 7, 2017. She is part of the new generation of Palestinian activists who under the influence...

The US under Trump is finally an honest broker… for Israel

Palestinians are angry about the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. We are angry because such a recognition is an acknowledgment that the US supports Israel in its colonisation of our land. In Jerusalem, this colonisation is translated into the ethnic cleansing of our people from...

Jerusalem is the capital of Palestine!

To the Palestinian people, and all workers, solidarity activists, trade unions and civil society organizations worldwide: In light of the President of the United States' announcement of their recognition of the city of Jerusalem as the capital of the Zionist Occupation State (Israel), we call upon you to take action...

The crisis grows in Palestine

The situation is critical in Palestine. Although the neighboring governments and Palestinian leadership do not go beyond the speeches, several spontaneous demonstrations take place in Palestine on a daily basis since Wednesday 6. A great part of them ended in clashes with Israeli forces. The conflicts deepened the instability in...

Trump and Israel: hands off Jerusalem!

Donald Trump just assumed the real stand of the North American imperialism by acknowledging Jerusalem as the capital of the Zionist State and announcing he will move the US Embassy there.  By International Secretariat.   Before an unstable situation regarding the US internal policy, on December 6 Trump took a stand that...

PPSWU calls for abolition of the Electronic Crimes Law

PPSWU calls for abolition of the Electronic Crimes Law adopted by the Palestinian Authority in July 2017 Our message may be late but the multiple violation of freedom of expression as well attacks on human rights defenders and lawyers has prompted us to draw your attention to the fact that...

Protest stops planned feast by Israel to celebrate Balfour at Manchester University

In the last issue of the Socialist Voice, we discussed the Balfour Declaration of 1917. However, in Manchester, on 31 October, activists held a demonstration against the special Balfour Declaration “celebrations” being held in the city by the Zionist state and their supporters. By Peter Windeler.   The link with Manchester consists...

One-hundredth Anniversary of the Balfour Declaration: A Shameful Document

“The single most destructive political document of the twentieth century on the Middle East.” With these words, Walid Khalidi, member of the Institute for Palestine Studies, described the document that came to be known later is The Balfour Declaration. By Gabriel Huland.   This document guaranteed British support for the creation...

Sabra and Shatila Massacre: 35 years after, an open wound

On September, it is the 35 anniversary of the massacre in the refugee camps of Sabra and Shatila, in East Beirut, Lebanon. Almost three thousand Palestinians were murdered with cruelty, shocking the whole world. Even today, the wound is still open. In both places, the memory of the massacres...

Journalism under Occupation

"Incitement to violence" and "threat to national security." Under those arguments, journalists have been facing censorship, repression, and detention from Israel and its allies. On August 7th, Al Jazeera reported on its portal the threat made by Israeli authorities of closing its news agency in Jerusalem, revoking the media...

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