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Israel 2007: Worse than Apartheid

by Ronnie Kasrils | Mail & Guardian Travelling into Palestine’s West Bank and Gaza Strip, which I visited recently, is like a surreal trip back into an apartheid state of emergency. It is chilling to pass through the myriad checkpoints ...

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Destroying the Wall in Umm Salamuna

Two Israeli solidarity activists arrested on Nakba commemoration day by the ISM Media Crew, 18 May 2007 On May 18 2007, a demonstration commemorating the Nakba (the “Catastrophe,” when Israel forcibly displaced three quarters of a million Palestinians from their ...

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Please don’t shit on the apricots

by: Yifat Appelbaum this is an infographic Today I feel frustrated. I sat in a cute little apricot orchard in a village near Beit Lahem as the army watched us through binoculars from the hill, a menacing bulldozer in the ...

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“(VIDEO) Don’t s**t on our apricots!”

“Don’t S**T on our apricots!” by Martinez, 16 May 2007 Mohammad Abu Swai, who holds the deeds to this land, explains the situation in Artas village Maybe it was because the word was spread, the call was headed, and 4 ...

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AIC: Paying for the Occupation

The Village of Husan Near Bethlehem by Cara Loverock, 14 May 2007 In the Palestinian village of Husan , Mahmoud, like so many farmers in the West Bank, faces daily challenges in having his land close to a settlement, which ...

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Village near Bethlehem protests against the Wall

Village near Bethlehem protests against the Wall by Alice Grey, IMEMC, 11 May 2007 Prayers held at the land slated for annexation in Wadi Neiss (Photo: Alice Grey) Approximately 50 protesters gathered in Wadi Niis on Friday to continue the ...

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Anti-Wall protest in Bethlehem halted by Israeli Forces

Anti-Wall protest in Bethlehem by Palestinian workers in honor of Labor Day by Geroge Rishmawi, 4 May 2007 Photo, George Rishmawi Some two hundred peaceful demonstrators in Bethlehem protested on Friday against the construction of the annexation wall in the ...

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