BY Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine | Palestine | 11/18/14
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following Nov 18 statement from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP).
BY Cassia Laham | Fort Lauderdale, FL | 11/18/14
On the weekend of Nov. 14, Al-Awda, the Palestine Right to Return Coalition, held its Twelfth Annual International Convention here at the Westin Hotel. The successful event included speeches by prominent activists, academics, artists and journalists from Palestine and the pro-Palestine movement throughout the U.S. Supporters from across the country discussed plans for building the Palestine freedom movement.
BY staff | Salt Lake City, UT | 11/18/14
Activists rallied in front of the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building on Nov. 16, as part of a national week of action in support of Palestinian American leader Rasmea Odeh.
BY Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine | Palestine | 11/17/14
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following Nov. 13 statement from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP).
BY Joe Iosbaker | Chicago, IL | 11/13/14
250 people came together here, Nov. 12, in the Federal Plaza to express their grief and anger at the injustice that took place on Monday, Nov. 10, at the trial of beloved community leader Rasmea Odeh.
BY staff | Oakland, CA | 11/12/14
Activists with the Bay Area Rasmea Defense Committee chained themselves to doors of the federal courthouse here, Nov. 12 to protest the conviction and imprisonment of 67-year-old Palestinian community organizer Rasmea Odeh.
BY staff | Palestine | 10/31/14
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following Oct. 31 statement from the Popular Front for Liberation of Palestine
BY Farah Khan | Boston, MA | 10/29/14
Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) held the 4th National Conference at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts from Oct. 24 to Oct. 26. The conference, titled “Beyond Solidarity: Resisting Racism and Colonialism from the U.S. to Palestine” emphasized the importance of solidarity with all liberation struggles, both inside and outside of the U.S. Nearly 500 students gathered to discuss how to free Palestine, stand in solidarity with the African American and anti-police brutality struggles in Ferguson, Missouri and effectively fight all systems of oppression.
BY Meredith Aby-Keirstead | Minneapolis, MN | 10/28/14
On Oct. 27 a coalition of Minnesota community organizations working to raise awareness about injustices against the Palestinian people protested outside of Senator Al Franken’s campaign office.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 10/23/14
On Oct. 21, the Anti-War Committee here organized a picket of the Star Tribune newspaper to protest the local mainstream media for the lack of coverage of Israeli settler violence.