Details Announced of Jeff Halper’s May 2019 UK Speaking Tour

Posted March 21, 2019, by & filed under Jeff Halper, Latest News, News.

Jeff Halper addresses ICAHD UK 2017 conference

Following on from last year’s two highly successful speaking tours, ICAHD founder Jeff Halper will again be embarking on an UK speaking tour around this year’s Annual Conference in May. This year, Jeff will be accompanied by Hisham Sharabati, an activist from the West Bank and co-founder of the non-violent resistance group the Hebron Defense… Read more »

Demolition and Displacement Report: February 2019

Posted March 2, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News.

During February 2019, at least 33 structures, a road and two major water networks were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 75 people- including 33 children- and affecting a further 19,830 people (according to OCHA oPT). In the Naqab desert, southern Israel, the unrecognised Bedouin village… Read more »

New Videos from Jeff Halper’s 2019 US Tour

Posted February 28, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News, Videos.

Jeff Halper addresses ICAHD UK 2017 conference

ICAHD Founder Jeff Halper recently completed an extensive speaking tour of the United States. The videos below are of two of these talks (and the following Question and Answer session) given in New York City. War Against the People: Israel and Global Pacification This compelling presentation explores how Israel exports its Occupation – its weaponry,… Read more »

Laughing For Palestine – Join Us In Hebden Bridge – Thursday 21 March 2019

Posted February 26, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, Laughing For Palestine, News.

Join us on Thursday 21st March 2019 at the Trades Club, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire HX7 8EE for our next Laughing For Palestine fundraising event – doors open at 8.00pm. The evening will be headlined by the brilliant up-and-coming comedian Tez Ilyas, well known for his appearances on Live at the Apollo, The… Read more »

The ICAHD UK National Conference 2019

Posted February 21, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News.

Breaking the Wall – How To Bring About Change in Palestine Activism and Solidarity, a Political Programme, or both? Saturday 11 May 2019 from 11.30am to 5.00pm (doors open 10.00am; AGM 10.15-11.15) The Amnesty International Human Rights Centre, New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA The stagnation in Palestine/Israel seems to be never ending, with short… Read more »

Visit Palestine/Israel on an Extended Study Tour that will change your life

Posted January 15, 2019, by & filed under Events, Latest News, News, Study Tour Reports, Study Tours.

Hebron – walking through the Old City 4 – 14 November 2019   No amount of reading, attending lectures or watching films can convey a genuine understanding of the facts on the ground compared to being there. ICAHD and the international chapters in the UK, USA, Finland and Germany recommend these study tours that are… Read more »

December 2018 Demolition and Displacement Report

Posted January 3, 2019, by & filed under House Demolitions, Latest News, News.

In the month of December 2018, at least 38 structures were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 56 people- including 23 children- and affecting a further 267 people, including 152 children (according to OCHA oPT). In the south of Israel, in the Naqab desert, a newly… Read more »

A Brief Reflection on 2018 and Greetings for Christmas and the New Year

Posted December 21, 2018, by & filed under Latest News, News.

Demolitions in East Jerusalem 2018 was not an easy year for Palestine. Trump’s administration made its intentions clear and moved the US embassy to Jerusalem, signaling to Binyamin Netanyahu that business is to remain as usual in the business of occupation. The courageous March of Return in the Gaza, happening weekly along the border since… Read more »

The History of ICAHD UK: 2003 to 2018

Posted December 20, 2018, by & filed under Latest News, News.

In September 2003 explorations began with the idea of establishing a support group in the UK for the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions, based in Jerusalem, and founded by Dr Jeff Halper and Dr Meir Margalit in 1997. ICAHD was appreciated because it represented a unique voice of the Israeli “left” that not only worked… Read more »