Becoming Political Actors - Strategies for Liberating Palestine As We Enter the Biden Administration
After decades of campaigning, lobbying, and protest, how should we evaluate the struggle for Palestinian national rights, particularly as we enter into the Biden Administration? After the death of the two-state solution and the willingness of Arab regimes to normalize with Israel, what strategy is necessary to continue our struggle? Can legislative lobbying, grassroots protest, BDS or campaigns for Palestinian human and national rights succeed without a political program that envisions a just end-game? And if not, what is our program, our plan, our vision? Is the establishment of a single democracy between the River and the Sea the only way Palestinians will be liberated and an inclusive polity replace apartheid?
Jeff Halper, 'War Against the People' Pluto, 2015 Book trailer - Part 1
Jeff Halper, head of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD), talks about his new book, 'War Against the People' - published by Pluto in August 2015.
In this first of two short videos, Halper explores the reasons behind the reluctance of both the Israeli state and western governments to end the occupation of Palestine.
Jeff Halper explaining the Israeli Matrix of Control
As part of ICAHD's 2015 Rebuilding Camp, here you can see a snippet of Jeff Halper giving a tour of Jerusalem and introducing the 'Matrix of Control' concept.