Torched Clinic Repaired by Volunteers

Posted 6th August 2012, by & filed under Civil mobilization, ICAHD Staff, International solidarity, Israeli Peace Movement, Rebuilding.

A house was purchased in the Jewish neighborhood of Shxunat Alia in Kfar Saba by Dr. Sultan, a Palestinian, Israeli citizen living in nearby Tira. In July 2002 the property was badly damaged by a fire set by arsonists. After working for the last twelve years at a rental location in the same neighborhood, Dr…. Read more »

Israeli/Palestinian joint demonstration in Jerusalem

Posted , by & filed under Abu Dis, Civil mobilization, East Jerusalem, ICAHD Staff, Israeli Peace Movement.

Yesterday over three hundred activists from Ta’ayush, The Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions, Bat Shalom and others, joined with five hundred Palestinians in a joint demonstration against the separation wall built by the Israeli government in Abu Dis. Three months ago the state of Israel constructed the wall which isolates 60,000 Palestinian residents (the majority… Read more »

The Palestinian Authority’s Historic Mistake, and Opportunity. By Jeff Halper

Posted 28th July 2012, by & filed under Arab Spring, Civil mobilization, Ideas, Jeff Halper, Mahmoud Abbas, PLO/PA’s September initiative.

No one knows the precise plans of the Palestinian Authority vis-a-vis September: will Mahmoud Abbas declare a Palestinian state within recognized borders and ask that it be admitted as a full member of the UN – or not? Perhaps Abbas himself does not know. Now political leaders often make decisions alone or in consultation with… Read more »