Our Proposal for Peace in Israel-Palestine
Israel-Palestine Task Force
FMC works towards a resolution of most dangerous conflict of the 21st century.
Amnesty International has accuse Israel of committing the crime of apartheid against Palestinians
Free Muslims represent the U.S. on combating anti-Semitism and Intolerance against Muslims
President Kamal Nawash represented the U.S. before the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe in the session on combating intolerance against Muslims.
Read Kamal's speech on Fighting Intolerance and Discrimination against Muslims.
About 6.8 million Jewish Israelis and 6.8 million Palestinians live under Israeli control. Throughout this area, Israel is the sole governing power. Israeli authorities methodically privilege Jewish Israelis and discriminate against Palestinians. Laws, policies, and statements by leading Israeli officials make plain that the objective of maintaining Jewish Israeli control over demographics, political power, and land has long guided government policy. In pursuit of this goal, authorities have confined, forcibly separated, and subjugated Palestinians by virtue of their identity. These deprivations are so severe that they amount to the crimes against humanity of apartheid and persecution.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to annex parts of the land that Israel has brutally and undemocratically controlled for decades. And watching all this unfold, I have begun to wonder, for the first time in my life, whether the price of a state that favors Jews over Palestinians is too high.
This article explores the practice, widespread among the diasporic Syrians and North Africans of the nineteenth century, of pretending to be Arabs. “Arabs” were astute purveyors of Orientalism, both in entertainment and in trade. Syrian peddlers and merchants played the Orientalist card because they knew it would help sell their goods.
In the Evangelical Lutheran Christmas Church in Bethlehem, a stained glass window depicting a scene from the Gospel of Luke is marred by a bullet hole. It is a remnant from the Second Intifada, when Palestinian militants clashed with the Israeli army.
Amnesty International plans to release a report on Tuesday accusing Israel of committing apartheid and describing its existence as a Jewish state as a deprivation of Palestinians' basic rights.
A.B. Yehoshua, one of Israel's staunchest fighters for the two-state solution, lays out a proposal for an Israeli-Palestinian partnership
The 80-year-old American was driving when he was stopped and pulled out of his car by Israeli soldiers who handcuffed him, gagged his mouth, blindfolded him, and forced him to lie on his stomach. Soldiers then dragged him for about 200 meters and beat him to death.