Category Archives: Palestinian Rights

Students for Justice in Palestine Denounce FBI Attacks on Solidarity & Anti-War Activists

“For if they take you in the morning, they will be coming for us that night.” – James Baldwin, in an open letter to Angela Davis, November 19, 1970 As students at over fifty American universities, we unequivocally condemn the … Continue reading

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No Pink-Washing Israel's Apartheid Regime

This campaign is the latest addition to the Israeli state’s concerted efforts to portray Israel as a gay tourist destination based on its tolerance for diversity – despite the entire Israeli social fabric being woven to exclude and erase Palestinian culture, livelihood and lives. This includes the culture and history of LGBT Palestinians – who often face increased harassment at checkpoints from Israeli soldiers, due to their sexual identity. Clearly, any gains made by Jewish LGBT Israelis are not shared by Palestinians. Continue reading

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