BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 11/10/13
The struggle against the unjust indictment against veteran Palestinian American activist Rasmea Odeh is rapidly growing. Odeh, a respected leader in Chicago’s Arab and Muslim community, will have an arraignment hearing on a trumped-up immigration charge in Detroit on Nov. 13.
BY Students for a Democratic Society | United States | 11/07/13
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from Students for a Democratic Society.
BY Carlos Montes | Los Angeles, CA | 11/06/13
Rasmea Odeh is a Palestinian American activist who is a target of repression. She was arrested on Oct. 22 by U.S. Homeland Security.
BY Committee to Stop FBI Repression | Detroit, MI | 11/03/13
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following call from the Committee to Stop FBI Repression. We urge all our readers to support this effort.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 11/02/13
A massive online petition effort demanding that the government drop the charges against Rasmea Odeh was launched Nov. 2. Odeh, a longtime Palestinian community leader war arrested by Homeland Security on Oct. 22.
BY Dave Schneider | Jacksonville, FL | 10/31/13
Protesters from across Florida gathered in front of the Duval County Courthouse on October 31 for the first status hearing in the retrial of Marissa Alexander, the 33 year old African American mother who fired a warning shot to fend off her abusive husband.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/25/13
About 50 people protested here, Oct. 24, to oppose Israeli crimes against the Palestinian people and also to call for the U.S. government to drop charges against local Palestinian activist, Rasmea Odeh. The demonstration took place outside the Chicago Hilton where a fundraising event for the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) was held.
BY International League of Peoples' Struggle (ILPS) | United States | 10/24/13
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the International League of Peoples’ Struggles-U.S.
BY Arab American Action Network | Chicago, IL | 10/23/13
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following Oct. 23 statement from the Arab American Action Network. We urge all our readers to participate in the national call in day.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 10/15/13
On Sept. 26, a Florida appeals court ordered a new trial for Marissa Alexander, the African American mother given a 20-year prison sentence for firing a warning shot to fend off her abusive husband.