From Ferguson To Palestine Occupation Is a Crime

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pR6bt9_Yn5o After five hours of rallies and marches on justice for Palestine and Ferguson, 1,500 protesters were in Union Square park in Manhattan, all with their hands up for Mike Brown. When the crowd took their hands down, a voice from the crowd told them “Mike Brown never took his hands down. The dead children [...]

Israel’s Operation Protective Edge Spurs Growth in BDS Movement

http://youtu.be/ZLxCZoUZeUw Awareness of, and commitment to the movement of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) is growing both here in the United States and around the world. Describing BDS in an early 2014 piece, Beth Perry wrote: “It’s a broad tactic aimed to pressure the state itself to change. But it also reserves a special focus [...]