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#SolidarityWithPalestine

Take Action in Solidarity with Palestine

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Get informed

  • Read our blog posts on Palestine for news, analysis and reports from our partners, including our statement on the most recent attacks on Palestine
  • Get a firm grasp of Palestine basics and equip yourself to bust common myths  about Palestine. The resources compiled by the Palestine-based Decolonize Palestine and this video by Jewish Voice for Peace are helpful places to start.
  • Learn how your tax dollars are funding violence against Palestinians and how these funds could be used for critical public services like health and education instead.

Hold the US government accountable

  • Urge your congressional representative to support H.R. 2590, the « Defending the Human Rights of Palestinian Children and Families Living Under Israeli Military Occupation Act » introduced by Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN) in April 2021. Learn more and sign the petition here.
  • Tell your members of Congress to join the Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez bill to block this newest sale to Israel. Learn more and take action here.

Amplify the issues: #SolidarityWithPalestine

Since Land Day (March 30), we have been spotlighting the work of grassroots groups in Palestine alongside other movements across the globe through our #SolidarityWithPalestine campaign. Check out and share the graphics and accompanying links below and stay tuned for additional ones on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts.

 

 

Week 1: Stop the Wall

Stop the Wall’s Right to Exist campaign focuses on four rights: the right to a home, to land, to water, and to education.

Visit their Right to Exist campaign hub for concrete ways you can support Palestinians whose access to water, land, or schools are under attack.

View this graphic series on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Week 2: Palestinian Centre for Human Rights

PCHR is providing the International Criminal Court with
crucial evidence as it investigates Israeli war crimes in
Gaza and the West Bank.

Join us Tuesday, April 6 at 12ET as Dr. Raji Sourani of
PCHR and Katherine Gallagher of the Center for
Constitutional Rights brief us on what comes next at the ICC
and the human rights situation in Palestine today. Register here.

View this graphic series on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Week 3: Gaza Community Mental Health Programme

The Gaza Community Mental Health Programme helps heal collective trauma among Palestinians by providing crucial training and resources for their communities.

You can learn more about their work here.

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Week 4: Baladna

For two decades, Baladna Association of Arab Youth has been building the capacities of Palestinian youth in Israel so that they can effect transformative change. You can learn more about their work here.

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Week 5: The Naksa

54 years ago today, Palestinians were mourning Israeli annexation of Gaza and the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, in what became known as the Naksa (“the setback”). Learn more about the Naksa from Decolonize Palestine here.

Check out more beautiful illustrations from the artist Danya Zituni here.

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Week 6: Land and Territory

Land is integral to the Palestinian struggle for justice and other anti-colonial movements for freedom. Learn more about how UAWC and La Via Campesina are empowering farmers to defend their lands and rights. Learn more about La Via Campesina’s solidarity with Palestine.

View this graphic series on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.