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Why liberal Zionists have nothing to say about Ahed Tamimi’s slap and arrest
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As Ben Ehrenreich writes at the Nation, Israel’s response to the slapping exposed “a hideous nerve” in that society. Scott Roth detailed that nerve: Israelis are in “sheer denial” that their country has any responsibility for the “humiliation, ...[Read more]
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Palestinian teen in viral arrest photo released on bail following interrogation and torture
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The Israeli Authorities released, on Wednesday at dawn, a Palestinian child who was abducted and assaulted by 23 Israeli soldiers earlier this month, and [he] was instantly moved to a hospital for treatment. Media sources in Ramallah said the soldiers rel ...[Read more]
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Israel Tackles Existential Threat Posed By 16-Year-Old Palestinian Girl
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Israeli military court extended the detention of Ahed Tamimi, a 16-year-old girl who has become the face of Palestinian resistance to Israel’s military occupation of the West Bank for many who follow the weekly protests in her village through social med ...[Read more]
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Two more Tamimi family members are said to be arrested, as Ahed, 16, appears in court
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Today the arrest of Ahed Tamimi, 16, in occupied Nabi Saleh early Tuesday morning, after a video surfaced showing her slapping an Israeli soldier, is gaining global attention, including from the Washington Post. Ahed’s arrest by Israeli soldiers was fol ...[Read more]
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Ibrahim Abu Thurayya: an icon of dignity and defiance
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Abu Thurayya was actually one of four people killed by Israel on the same day. All were protesting against Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Yet because both of his legs had previously been amputated, the local and in ...[Read more]
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Wheelchair-bound man with no legs killed by IDF in Gaza during Jerusalem protest
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A disabled Palestinian man missing both legs is among those killed by Israeli security forces that opened fire on demonstrators in the West Bank and along the border with Gaza, Gaza’s health ministry said. Abu Thurayeh, 29, was shot dead east of Gaza Ci ...[Read more]
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Israeli forces executed another teenage girl at a checkpoint in Hebron on Sunday
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raeli forces executed another teenage girl at a checkpoint in Hebron on Sunday. Her name was Dania Ersheid, she was 17 and a student at Al-Rayyan Girls’ High School. A witness at the scene, standing in back of Ersheid in line at the checkpoint adjacent ...[Read more]
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In unprecedented move, eight European countries to demand compensation from Israel for West Bank demolitions
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Eight European Union countries wrote an official protest letter to Israel, demanding over €30,000 ($35,400) in compensation for confiscating and demolishing structures and infrastructure which the countries had built in Area C of the West Bank, which is ...[Read more]
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A Family’s Long Search for Answers After Israel’s Killing of a Palestinian-American Teen
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THE LAST TIME Fawziya Shaalan saw her son alive was February 26, 2016. After eating lunch, Mahmoud, a 16-year-old Palestinian-American living in the West Bank, decided to go on an afternoon walk. This was routine; it was a way for Mahmoud to deal with his ...[Read more]
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‘NYT’ runs Israeli’s op-ed recommending that Palestinians ’emigrate voluntarily’
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Racism gets a platform at the New York Times. The paper runs a hideous op-ed by an Israeli settler suggesting Palestinians leave Greater Israel. ...[Read more]
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Senate Dems Join Republican Attack on Palestinian Solidarity
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On Tuesday, eight Democratic senators joined former Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio in introducing a Senate bill attacking the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement, BDS, which aims at ending the illegal occupation of Palestine and ongoi ...[Read more]
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