'Show Israel the red card!’ As the slogan hints, there is a protest against Israel planned by Pro-Palestine activists at the country’s European Championships soccer qualifier against Wales next month. At Cardiff City Stadium on Sunday, September the 6th, Israel will play the Welsh team.
According to a recent news report, Hollywood producers are planning to boycott two Oscar winners namely Penelope Cruz and her husband Javier Bardem. The reason behind this decision is their signature of an open letter that condemns “the genocide perpetrated by the Israeli occupation army.” The letter openly criticized Israel’s 2014 attack on Gaza. Another one hundred “leading figures in the film industry, including director Pedro Almodovar” Signed the same letter.
Ben White is the author of ‘Israeli Apartheid: A Beginner’s Guide’ and ‘Palestinians in Israel: Segregation, Discrimination and Democracy’. He is a writer for Middle East Monitor, and his articles have been published by Al Jazeera, al-Araby, Huffington Post, The Electronic Intifada, The Guardian’s Comment is free, and more.
Dr. Reem Khamis-Dakwar is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Communication Sciences and Disorders Department at Adelphi University, Long Island, New York. She is a Palestinian citizen of Israel who was born and raised in Nazareth.
While the leading European Union foreign ministers are primarily preoccupied with the refugee crisis and the implementation of the Iran agreement, there is growing pressure from some key players to be more assertive in advancing a two-state solution for Israel and Palestine.
On 23 November 2019, EuroPal Forum and Middle East Monitor co-hosted a conference at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury in London on the relations between Europe and Palestine. A first of its kind, the conference brought together individuals at the forefront of discourse on Palestine in
As the European Court of Justice (ECJ) rules that European Union countries must identify products made in Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory, MEMO and EuroPal Forum are hosting a conference to discuss the EU’s position on major issues related to the occupat