Jewish Voice for Peace
02/26/2017 at 14:23. Facebook
After he was named as the winner, Shaheen performed a patriotic song while wearing the Palestinian flag on his shoulders, singing the line: โ€œMy pledge and my oath, my blood is Palestinian.โ€

Palestinians in raptures as Yaqoub Shaheen wins Arab Idol TV contest

theguardian.com
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/26/2017 at 03:49. Facebook
On Wednesday night at a bar in Kansas, 51-year-old Adam Purinton pulled out a gun and opened fire on two local engineers from India as well as two patrons who tried to intervene. One of the Indian men was killed and the other was injured. Hurling racial slurs at the two engineers, he began firing. โ€œGet out of my country,โ€ he reportedly said. This is video of the bystander who intervened.
Another act of violence against Muslims - a fire at a place of worship. Please if you can donate here: [ Launchgood.com Link ]

Fire at mosque in Tampa, Florida, ruled arson

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Worth 15 min of your time. Story of Palestinian pianist Aeham Ahmad who after finding refuge in Syria then flees war. You won't regret watching and listening to his story, filmed by an all-volunteer crew, produced by Vikram Ahluwalia.

More here: [ Thepianistofyarmouk.com Link ]
Today Youth Against Settlements ุดุจุงุจ ุถุฏ ุงู„ุงุณุชูŠุทุงู†, Issa Amro, Ariel Gold, Veterans for peace and others held a nonviolent protest to Open Shuhada Street. They were confronted by IDF with stun grenades, tear gas, and rubber-coated bullets. Estimate 20 people injured.
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/24/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/24/2017 at 17:26. Facebook
VIDEO: Trump gets shoes thrown by Palestinian activists
Issa Amro ู….ุนูŠุณู‰ ุงุณู…ุงุนูŠู„ ุนู…ุฑูˆ

Palestinian protesters throw shoes at Trump poster

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Jewish Voice for Peace
02/24/2017 at 15:58. Facebook
DON'T MISS: Democracy Now exclusive interview with NFL player Michael Bennett who publicly turned down a trip to Israel to show support for Palestinians and to follow in the footsteps of Muhammed Ali who always stood with the Palestinian people.

Full Feb. 24 broadcast here: [ Democracynow.org Link ]
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/24/2017 at 14:10. Facebook
โ€œThis Israeli government has been narrowing the space for democratic activity and is closing Israel off to those who dare to criticize its activitiesโ€

(Even the NYT framing this as blow to democracy)

Israel Denies a Work Visa to Human Rights Watch Researcher

nytimes.com
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/24/2017 at 02:58. Facebook
BREAKING: Israel denies international Human Rights Watch entry.

Israel vows no more visas to Human Rights Watch after years of activity

haaretz.com
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/24/2017 at 00:24. Facebook
When you hear about the amazing breakthroughs in cancer treatment in Israel remember this story and the low survival rate of women with breast cancer in Gaza and the wonderful women here trying to make it easier on them.
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/23/2017 at 22:00. Facebook
"Placing U.S. national security in the hands of people who think Americaโ€™s diversity is a 'weakness' is dangerous."

I Was a Muslim in the Trump White Houseโ€”and I Lasted Eight Days

theatlantic.com
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/23/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
PEN America World Voices rejects Israeli funding! Important win we had the honor to work on led by Adalah-NY

After appeal by leading writers, major US literary festival will proceed without Israeli government sponsorship

adalahny.org
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/23/2017 at 18:02. Facebook
This is a success many of you were a part of as social media pressure played a huge part in our shared campaign.

Celebrate every win!

And the Oscar goes to... BDS? Hollywood stars snub Israel swag bag visit

haaretz.com
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/23/2017 at 16:07. Facebook
"Far more Canadians (46 percent) had a negative opinion of the Israeli government than a positive one (28 percent)."

Canadians don't share Justin Trudeau's pro-Israel stance -- poll

electronicintifada.net
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/23/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
This week's #OpenShuhadaSt is led by Youth Against Settlements ุดุจุงุจ ุถุฏ ุงู„ุงุณุชูŠุทุงู† founded by Issa Amro ู….ุนูŠุณู‰ ุงุณู…ุงุนูŠู„ ุนู…ุฑูˆ who has just found out he'll be facing 18 charges against his nonviolent activism. His lifework is on trial.

Video by Institute for Middle East Understanding ( IMEU )
Jewish Voice for Peace
02/23/2017 at 05:00. Facebook
Oh hey, "Good bye Racists"

Cellphone footage of the incident shows the man saying all the "illegals" need to be kicked off the plane, moments before the man and woman are asked to collect their belongings and exit the aircraft.

"I didn't say anything," the man protested, shrugging.

"Happy flight home," he added seconds later while his female companion holds her middle finger up to the...
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Passengers rejoice when man accused of racism is kicked off Chicago-Houston flight

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