Action 2: Palestinians call for a boycott of Israeli diamonds
Action 3: Ask the UEFA to cancel planned finals in Apartheid Israel
Action 4: Sign petition to protect Cremisan area in Bethlehem District from being taken over by Israeli settlers (note also press conference and prayer vigil this Friday) http://www.change.org/
Action 5: Why Palestine should take Israel to The Hague by George Bisharat, a professor at the University of California’s Hastings College of the Law
Action 6: Palestinian Academic and cultural boycott of Israel grow. Vist PACBI news letter
PS related to Action 5: In the last email I shared reports from UN and human rights organizations about Israeli brutality and war crimes. I alluded to the Turkish government report on Israeli crimes against the freedom flotilla. Here is that full report of the Turkish National Commission of Inquiry http://www.mfa.gov.tr/data/
Finally, sometimes people say I use strong language. These are usually people who have not been here to see what we see. Others who have been here will say we are far too nice in our language and that we need much stronger response to the atrocities. These videos of children Watching their home being demolished by occupiers /colonizers in Beit Hanina, East Jerusalem area happened two days ago. It is one of thousands of similar stories. The home is demolished by occupiers intent on changing a country from multireligious and multicultural to a “Jewish state”.
Mazin Qumsiyeh, PhD