Al Araqib Demolished for the Third Time in Two Weeks

Posted 28th July 2012, by & filed under Al-Araqib, Bedouins, Demolitions, Forced Displacement, Home Demolitions, ICAHD Staff, Jewish National Fund, Unrecognized villages, Yeela Ranaan.

On Tuesday 10 August 2010 at 6:00am sixty Israeli Police accompanied by Israel Lands Administration (ILA) representatives commenced the third demolition within 2 weeks of Al-Araqib, a Bedouin village in the Negev Desert. The village is located between the cities of Rahat and Beersheba, and is home to some 300 Bedouin citizens of Israel.  [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_large”,”fid”:”221″,”attributes”:{“alt”:””,”class”:”media-image”}}]][[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_large”,”fid”:”222″,”attributes”:{“alt”:””,”class”:”media-image”}}]]… Read more »

Pete Seeger has officially announced his support for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israel

Posted , by & filed under BDS campaign, Bedouins, ICAHD Staff, Jeff Halper, Jewish National Fund, Pete Seeger.

February 28– Folk music legend Pete Seeger has come out in support of the growing Palestinian movement for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israel as a program for justice for Palestinians and a route to peace in the Middle East.     Seeger, 92, participated in last November’s online virtual rally “With Earth and… Read more »