Posts Tagged ‘solidarity’

China’s Xi Meets With Russian Foreign Minister In Show Of Solidarity Against West

Authored by Dorothy Li via The Epoch Times, Chinese communist regime leader Xi Jinping met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Beijing on Tuesday, reaffirming solidarity amid growing pressure from the West. Mr. Lavrov arrived in China on April 8 for a two-day visit. His trip, according to the Kremlin, could be seen as […]

Love, but not for the colonized: responding to the repression of Palestine solidarity at CUNY

Our panel for a conference on equity and antiracism at CUNY’s Lehman College was canceled because it included the word “intifada” in the title. Instead of promoting antiracism, CUNY participates in the demonization of Palestinian resistance. Source

SOAS alumni speak out against the suppression of Palestine solidarity

We call on students and alumni to reject SOAS’s neoliberal and genocidal agendas and stand up to the administration’s suppression of Palestine solidarity. Source

Inside the campaign to undermine DEI and Palestine solidarity at the University of Minnesota: an interview with Dr. Sima Shakhsari

Dr. Sima Shakhsari was interviewing to become the Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the University of Minnesota until comments on Gaza derailed their chances and ignited a pro-Israel hate campaign against them. Source

Victimhood should not be a condition for Palestine solidarity

Some of Palestine’s allies seem more comfortable with Palestinians as victims of Israel’s colonial rule than agents of their own liberation. Palestinians need support when they fight, not only when they die. Source

Yemen Drone Strikes Israel’s Port of Eilat in solidarity with Gaza

In a significant show of solidarity with the Palestinian people in Gaza, the Yemeni Armed Forces have announced a large-scale drone strike targeting “sensitive” areas in the occupied territories. According to a statement released by Yemen’s al-Masirah television channel, a squadron of unmanned aerial vehicles carried out the operation in the Umm al-Rashrash area of […]

The bipartisan attack on Palestine solidarity is higher than ever

Recent attacks on solidarity with Palestine and the witch hunt against free speech on campuses have become so widespread and draconian that they threaten to criminalize any support for Palestinians, not to mention advocacy for their rights. Source

Two dangerous bills in Congress take aim at Palestine solidarity

In a dangerous precedent, the House of Representatives passed a controversial bill equating anti-Zionism with antisemitism. Pro-Israel lawmakers quickly followed with a bill to establish a congressional commission aimed at Palestine solidarity. Source

Healthcare workers stand in solidarity with Gaza and the people of Palestine

Editor’s Note: The following open letter was issued by the Campaign Against Racism, Georgia Human Rights Clinic, Kindred Southern Healing Justice Collective, and Jewish Voice for Peace- Atlanta chapter on November 16, 2023. To add your name, sign here. As we witness the horrific scenes of the destruction of life particularly in Gaza and elsewhere […]

Learning solidarity through my first war in Gaza

I have never waited for proof of life before. But now I wake every morning waiting to find out if your mother in Gaza has survived the night. She is hiding from bombs made here and funded by my government. My care for you has become a political act.  Source

UK Palestine Solidarity Campaign punishes Manchester branch

Originally published by The Electronic Intifada, 3 November. In a photo posted 1 October, Manchester PSC was clear about its support for Palestinians. (Manchester PSC)   Britain’s Palestine Solidarity Campaign has suspended four officers from one of its most active branches, Manchester PSC. Activists in the northern city are renowned in the solidarity movement for their uncompromising […]

A call to philosophers to stand in solidarity with Palestine against apartheid and occupation

Philosophy professors across North America, Latin America, and Europe call to support the academic and cultural boycott of Israeli institutions, and to speak out fearlessly to advance the cause of Palestinian liberation and justice for all. Source

Biden To Make ‘Solidarity’ Visit To Israel On Wednesday

Biden To Make ‘Solidarity’ Visit To Israel On Wednesday With violence in the Middle East threatening to spiral out of control and US ship movements underway and troop deployments in the preparation stages, President Biden will travel to Israel and Jordan on Wednesday, Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced on Monday night.  “The President will reaffirm […]

Solidarity for Gaza: Millions Surge Worldwide on Al-Aqsa Flood Friday (Videos)

October 14, 2023 Nearly a week following the profound surge of Palestinian resistance, which sent shockwaves through the Israeli enemy, retaliation for the latter’s brutal assault on the Gaza Strip, targeting both structures and lives, alongside an oppressive blockade that left over two million Palestinians devoid of water, electricity, fuel, and access to aid, the […]

Report: Zelensky Is Planning A ‘Tour Of Solidarity’ To Israel

Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky is seeking to visit Israel to support Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s campaign against Gaza, according to a report by Axios. Citing anonymous officials from both Ukraine and Israel, the US outlet […] The post Report: Zelensky Is Planning A ‘Tour Of Solidarity’ To Israel appeared first on The People's Voice. Source

The Shift: ADL CEO compares Palestine solidarity events to 1939 Nazi rally

In MSNBC appearances ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt accused the network of pushing pro-Hamas stories and compared recent Palestine events to a 1939 Nazi rally. Source

Polish President: The EU’s “Calls For European Solidarity On Migration Are Fairy Tales”

Polish President: The EU’s “Calls For European Solidarity On Migration Are Fairy Tales” Authored by Grzegorz Adamczyk via Remix News, Polish President Andrzej Duda said that he is counting on any Polish government that emerges after the election on Oct. 15 to respect the interests of the country, meaning “it would concentrate on the causes […]

Italy: Austria violating European solidarity on migrant issue by intensifying border controls

Italy’s Transport Minister and firebrand right-wing leader, Matteo Salvini, on Monday criticised Austria’s decision to intensify border controls between the two countries to stop migrants’ crossings, at a time when Rome is grappling with continuous arrivals of hundreds of seaborne migrants, Anadolu Agency reports. Vienna’s decision to reinforce controls on vehicles coming from Italy is […]

EU leaders express solidarity with Morocco in letter to king after earthquake

The EU and its member states sent a letter Saturday to Moroccan King Mohammed VI, conveying solidarity and condolences after a devastating earthquake struck the North African nation, reports Anadolu Agency. The letter, led by Charles Michel, the President of the European Council, opens with sincere condolences for the tragic loss of life from the […]

Sailing for solidarity with Gaza

The Freedom Flotilla Coalition and Ship to Gaza-Norway are launching ships to Gaza to send its people a message: they are not alone, and people all over Europe are struggling for their freedom. Source

BRICS and the challenge of solidarity

Aug 30, 2023 Source: Al Mayadeen English BRICS members, unlike the US and the G7, do not demand political compliance or for other countries to model themselves in their image. As far as they’re concerned, cooperation is paramount. (Illustrated by: Zeinab ElHajj, Al Mayadeen English) By Karim Sharara BRICS now holds the potential to be […]

Pedagogies of liberation and solidarity are how we resist Israel’s war on Palestinian children

Israel’s war on education is part of Israel’s war on Palestinian childhood. The only way to fight it is through a Palestinian pedagogy of liberation and international solidarity through BDS. Source

‘End the Nakba’: The World Stands in Solidarity with Palestine

May 14, 2023 By Palestine Chronicle Staff Hundreds of thousands of people rallied across the world on Saturday, May 13, in spontaneous expression of solidarity with the Palestinian people and to protest against Israeli violence. London, Downing Street Hundreds of people marched in Downing Street, London, demanding that the British government pressure Israel to stop bombing […]

Yalla Roma, Solidarity Groups Tell Netanyahu ‘You Are Not Welcome’ (PHOTOS)

March 9, 2023 Italian protesters waved a banner in front of the Colosseum reading “Netanyahu: Not Welcome”. (Photo: Supplied) By Romana Rubeo As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu landed in Rome on Thursday for a three-day visit, the Palestinian Community of Rome and Lazio organized a sit-in under the banner: ‘Netanyahu, You are Not Welcome’. The […]

Israel forces prevent Israeli activist solidarity with Huwara

Israeli occupation forces and military police on Friday blocked hundreds of left-wing Israeli activists from staging a solidarity rally in the Palestinian town of Huwara. This came less than a week after the town was set ablaze by extremist Jewish settlers, leaving tens of homes and hundreds of vehicles in ruins. Father and Palestinian aid […]

Iran: Arabs-Syria rapprochement positive step toward Islamic solidarity

Tuesday, 28 February 2023 8:07 AM  [ Last Update: Tuesday, 28 February 2023 8:34 AM ] Tehran says a recent visit by Arab parliament speakers and senior legislators to Syria is a positive step toward Islamic solidarity, emphasizing that dialogue and regional approaches can solve the woes in the region. “The recent progress in relations between Arab countries and […]

Protecting academic freedom and solidarity with Dr. Lara Sheehi  

Dr. Lara Sheehi is the latest of far too many professors and clinicians to be slandered by pro-Israeli lobbies for standing up for the rights of Palestinians and other oppressed peoples. Source

NJ Palestine solidarity organizations oppose resolution to adopt IHRA antisemitism definition

New Jersey Palestine solidarity organizations have released a petition calling on New Jersey legislators — and “all New Jersey citizens” — to reject a new joint resolution (AJR 211/SJR 113) pending in both houses of the New Jersey state legislature. The resolution resolves that New Jersey adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) “Working definition of anti-Semitism,” which […]

Morocco: Palestine solidarity demonstration in Rabat

Dozens of Moroccan human rights activists demonstrated in the capital Rabat on Wednesday in solidarity with Palestine against the "daily killing of the Palestinian people at the hands of Zionist criminals." They also denounced the normalisation of relations between Morocco and Israel in late 2020. READ: Israel-Morocco Defence Cooperation Committee holds first meeting in Rabat The […]

‘Solidarity is a must’: Greece calls for EU help on migration

Greece prevented around 260,000 migrants from entering illegally in 2022, an official said on Saturday. Source

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