Posted 1st September 2014, by & filed under Jeff Halper .

 by Jeff Halper   Until Operation Protective Edge, most of the “messaging” regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, certainly that which broke through the mainstream media, came from the Israeli side. Since Zionism’s official beginnings in Palestine some 110 years ago, the Jewish community, whether the pre-state Yishuv or constituted as the state of Israel, never took… Read more »

Posted 21st August 2014, by & filed under Jeff Halper .

Cody O’Rourke and Jeff Halper   While the kidnapping of three Israeli settler youth in early June unleashed two military operations, Operation Brothers’ Keeper in the West Bank and Operation Protective Edge in Gaza, what emerged out of the destruction, killing and suffering was the stark realization that Israel has nowhere to go politically. Having… Read more »

Posted 18th August 2014, by & filed under Jeff Halper .

How Israel Undermines International Law Through “Lawfare” by Jeff Halper   Operation Protective Edge was not merely a military assault on a primarily civilian population. As in its previous “operations” (Cast Lead in 2008-9 and Pillar of Defense in 2012), it was also part of an ongoing assault on international humanitarian law (IHL) by a… Read more »

Posted 24th July 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

  In the midst of Israel’s attempt to end Palestinian armed resistance in Gaza as it did in Operation Defensive Shield in the West Bank in 2002, Palestinian Israeli and international activists continue their non-violent resistance to Israel’s Occupation. For the twelfth year activists of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) will rebuild a… Read more »

Posted 7th July 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

Netanyahu must stop the immoral demolition of West Bank homes Once again, Israel’s High Court is serving as the feeble echo of the defense establishment. Haaretz Editorial – Jul. 6, 2014 – 6:00 AM | 1 The Israel Defense Forces rushed to destroy the house of Ziad Awad, suspected of murdering an off-duty policeman, after… Read more »

Posted 2nd July 2014, by & filed under Jeff Halper .

In the end, the unsustainability of warehousing Palestinians will force the hand of the international community. The Israeli government, so strong it does not know when to stop, will lead us to that moment. By Jeff Halper The kidnapping and killing of the three Israeli youths in the West Bank has unleashed a military operation marking… Read more »

Posted 24th June 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

  June 21, 2014   The Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) applauds the decision of the Presbyterian Church USA to divest from Caterpillar, Hewlett-Packard, and Motorola, three US companies that profit from Israel’s military occupation. The General Assembly’s decision of June 20th comes 30 years after it divested from corporations complicit in South Africa’s… Read more »

Posted 2nd June 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

  Cody ORourke, ICAHD/CPT   TEL RUMEIDA, Palestine – With only a sliver of their land left to protect, having their entire lot of land encircled by Israeli settlements, Faryel and Arwa Abu Haikal climbed over a pile of rubble and boulders and stopped the Israeli bulldozer from shearing further into their property, dumping their… Read more »