BY staff | San Jose, CA | 3/21/17
On Saturday, March 25, the Nihonmachi Outreach Committee (NOC) and the South Bay Islamic Association (SBIA) will be co-sponsoring a day of solidarity with the American Muslim community. A march of solidarity will begin in San Jose Japantown and will end with a rally at San Jose City Hall.
BY Michela Martinazzi | New York, New York | 3/19/17
On the March 17 the Samidoun Palestinian Prisoners Network organized an action where several dozen protesters gathered near Union Square to honor Basel al-Araj on the day of his burial and to continue protesting the regime the killed him.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 3/19/17
Over 150 people joined an anti-war protest in Minneapolis, March 18 to mark 14 years since the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq.
BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 3/19/17
On Thursday, March 16, President Donald Trump presented his first budget proposal to Congress.
BY Kent Mori | Minneapolis, MN | 3/19/17
Despite cold and rain, 60 people rallied in Minneapolis to voice their opposition to Trump’s Muslim Ban, March 16.
BY staff | Detroit, MI | 3/17/17
Michael Deutsch, Jim Fennerty, and the rest of the legal defense team for Rasmea Odeh are gearing up for trial, now scheduled for May 30.
BY Bill Aiman | Tampa, FL | 3/17/17
On March 10, a small group of dedicated activists came together to stand against the recent firebombing of a local mosque.
BY staff | Palestine | 3/17/17
The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine called upon the masses of the Palestinian people to converge in al-Walaja village to attend the funeral of the heroic martyred struggling intellectual Basil al-Araj, as he is buried on Friday, March 17 after his body was kidnapped by the occupation forces after they killed him as he resisted an invasion raid in el-Bireh at dawn on Monday, March 6, 2017.
BY staff | Washington, DC | 3/17/17
The Syrian Arab News Agency is reporting, March 17, that “Syrian air defense downed one of four Israeli warplanes that violated the Syrian airspace and targeted a military site in the eastern countryside of Homs.”
BY staff | New York, New York | 3/14/17
About 40 protesters gathered at Lexington and 65th, the location of the Palestinian Mission, to join an international day of action demanding justice for Basel Al-Araj and an end of the collaboration between the Palestinian Authority (PA) and Israeli forces.