Great March of Return

A year on from the Great March of Return I still mourn my daughter Razan, killed in cold blood

A year on from the Great March of Return I still mourn my daughter Razan, killed in cold blood

"She was 20-years-old when she was shot. It was June 1 2018, and Razan, the eldest of my six children and a volunteer medic and nurse from Palestine, was helping to treat wounded protestors taking part in the Great March of Return, which had begun on 30 March last year. In spite of her white coat she became a target for the Israeli Defence Force. As she tried to help evacuate the wounded near Israel’s border fence, she was hit."

The Story of the First Land Day

The Story of the First Land Day

"Prior to 1976, the Israeli government had been using the Emergency Regulations, a law left over from the British Mandate, to take control of land in the Galilee and hand it over to the Israeli Land Administration (ILA), which would then redistribute it to Jewish settlers under the direction of the Jewish National Fund (JNF)."

U.N. Finds Israel Intentionally Shot Children, Journalists & the Disabled During Gaza Protests

U.N. Finds Israel Intentionally Shot Children, Journalists & the Disabled During Gaza Protests

"A United Nations inquiry has found Israeli forces may have committed war crimes and crimes against humanity by targeting unarmed children, journalists and the disabled in Gaza. The report, released by the U.N. Human Rights Council on Thursday, looked at Israel’s bloody response to weekly Great March of Return demonstrations, launched by Palestinians in Gaza nearly a year ago, targeting Israel’s heavily militarized separation barrier."