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 [...]

Is Hamas Rhetoric of ‘kill all Jews” a Natural Outgrowth of Israel’s Genocide?

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/KtLob1by09U The Hamas charter, widely cited by defenders of the Israeli siege on Gaza, contains some passages that hard to reconcile for many allied with Palestinian liberation. Specifically, the charter states: “The Prophet, Allah bless him and grant him salvation, has said: ‘The Day of Judgement will not come about until Moslems [...]

Gaza Solidarity Grows as Israel Continues Massacre

Originally posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/2KL57aFwOHA  “We are a diverse group of people who have come together against the Israeli occupation and against the massacre. However,” says Kash Nikazmrad, an organizer with Students for Justice in Palestine, “every massacre, every occupation, every act of colonialism always has a mechanism and a supporter. The supporter in this [...]