When a Country Doesn’t Take Responsibility

Posted May 23, 2019, by & filed under News.

By Jeff Halper   Here is the question: If Israelis truly crave peace and security—“the right to be normal,” as Prime Minister Ehud Olmert put it recently—then why haven’t they exhausted each and every opportunity for resolving the conflict? Why do Israelis continually elect governments that aggressively pursue settlement expansion and military confrontations with the… Read more »

Israel-Palestine: Apartheid or Confederation?

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By Jeff Halper   Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert’s address to both houses of the American Congress in May, 2006, was the clearest, more explicit presentation of Israel’s conception of where it is going vis-à-vis the Palestinians. It is perhaps the most skilled use of Newspeak since George Orwell invented the term in his novel… Read more »

Demolition and Displacement Report: April 2019

Posted May 2, 2019, by & filed under House Demolitions, Latest News, News.

During April 2019, at least 70 structures were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 70 people- including 33 children- and affecting a further 313 people (according to OCHA oPT). All the demolitions and confiscations, other then the two punitive demolitions, were carried out on grounds of… Read more »

Demolition and Displacement Report: March 2019

Posted April 1, 2019, by & filed under House Demolitions, News.

During March 2019, at least 43 structures, a road and a school were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 77 people- including 34 children- and affecting a further 5,072 people (according to OCHA OPT). In the Naqab desert, southern Israel, the unrecognised Bedouin village al-ʿArāgīb, was… Read more »

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

Posted March 21, 2019, by & filed under Jeff Halper, 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 House Demolitions, 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 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 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 »