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Dozens of Palestinians Killed by Israeli Forces as U.S. Moves Embassy to Jerusalem

by Teddy Grant   May 15, 2018

The United States’ to open the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem on Monday was met with massive protests on the Gaza strip that left dozens... Read More

Blacks and Palestinians Unite and Unify in Visual Production

Blacks and Palestinians Unite and Unify in Visual Production

by #teamEBONY   Oct 14, 2015

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   Aug 18, 2015

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   Jun 01, 2015

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   Nov 14, 2014

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   Aug 19, 2014

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   Jul 28, 2014

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   Jul 22, 2014

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   May 21, 2014

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   Aug 12, 2013

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