Blacks and Palestinians Unite and Unify in Visual Production

Blacks and Palestinians Unite and Unify in Visual Production

by #teamEBONY

Activists in both America and Palestine are lending their voices to a new international cause that connects the streets of the United States, where... Read More

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1,000 Black Activists, Artists, and Scholars Demand Justice for Palestine

by Kristian Davis Bailey and Khury Petersen-Smith

Over 1,000 Black activists, artists, scholars, students, and organizations have launched a statement expressing their solidarity and commitment to ensuring justice for Palestinians. Signatories... Read More

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A Direct Line Between Love and Hate
(Or: No, Mr. President, There's No Comparing Israel and the Civil Rights Movement)

by Phillip Agnew

Imagination is deeply entrenched in American ethos. From the “American Dream” to American “History” to “American exceptionalism”: the cruel, savage reality of this country’s... Read More

Building Unity, Wrecking Walls: Palestinians Come to Ferguson

Building Unity, Wrecking Walls:
Palestinians Come to Ferguson

by Kristian Davis Bailey

After months of expressing solidarity and support over social media, activists from Ferguson, St. Louis and Palestine have connected in person. Ten Palestinian students... Read More

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The Ferguson/Palestine Connection

by Kristian Davis Bailey

The St. Louis County Police Department that killed Michael Brown and initially placed Ferguson on siege has trained with the Israeli military. Former County... Read More

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Palestinians Report Increased Racism, Violence as Gaza Offensive Continues

by Kristian Davis Bailey

Over 1000 Palestinians have been killed and 4,500 injured since the Israeli military’s operation on the Gaza Strip began July 8. As the Israeli... Read More

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“This Is Indeed a Massacre”
Palestinians in Gaza Respond to Siege

by Kristian Davis Bailey

Over 550 Palestinians have been killed and 3,000 injured by the Israeli Defense Forces in the Gaza Strip since July 8. United Nations estimates as... Read More

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Why Black People Must Stand With Palestine

by Kristian Davis Bailey

Two years ago, a viral video emerged of a Palestinian alumnus named Fadi Quran being pepper sprayed and arrested while nonviolently protesting in the... Read More

Peacemakers Weigh in On Obama’s Chance at Achieving an Israeli-Palestinian Peace Plan

Peacemakers Weigh in On Obama’s Chance at Achieving an Israeli-Palestinian Peace Plan

by France François

Ever-elusive peace between Israel and Palestinine has defined and confounded U.S. presidencies for decades. Since Jimmy Carter, every subsequent president has attempted to build... Read More

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Palestinian Civilian Death Toll Climbs in Gaza

by #teamEBONY

The Palestinian civilian death toll mounted Monday as Israeli aircraft struck densely populated areas in the Gaza Strip in a campaign to quell militant... Read More