israel extended the illegal imprisonment/kidnapping of Manal Shweiky today, a school teacher from Silwan, near Jerusalem, Manal is pregnant and has four young children, or what the israelis refer to as a “population bomb,” no charges, no trial.
Looking at the images of Ahed in court, I know we can never truly be free as long as we deny another people their freedom. And I wonder what freedom actually means if it takes locking up people like Ahed to secure it. By Simone Zimmerman Ahed Tamimi in the Ofer prison military court. December 20,... Continue Reading →
FILE PHOTO: Passengers queue for security control, Tel Aviv. © Siegfried Modola / Reuters Three students have sued two Israeli airlines over what they claim was an ethnically profiled strip search amounting to sexual assault. The three masters students of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem are Palestinian citizens of Israel and were on their way... Continue Reading →