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Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), pictured at the Capitol on March 13, 2019, were barred from visiting Israel on Thursday by the Netanyahu government. News
'Perfect Illustration of Israel's Racist Apartheid Policies': Netanyahu Denounced for Barring Muslim Congresswomen Omar and Tlaib
"It is an affront that Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, under pressure from President Trump, would deny entry to representatives of the U.S. government."
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'Ethnic Cleansing With Impunity': Israel Denounced for Demolishing Dozens of Palestinian Homes in Violation of International Law
"Such actions amount to war crimes," declared Amnesty International
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A young woman holds a sign urging Airbnb to stop listing homes in occupied Palestinian land. News
'Reprehensible and Cowardly': In Reversal, Airbnb Announces It Will Not Remove Listings of Illegal West Bank Settlements
"It's stolen land from Palestinians, plain and simple."
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As 'March of Great Return' Begins, Israeli Forces Gun Down Palestinian Protesters Along Gaza Border
Israeli snipers killed at least 15 Palestinians and injured hundreds more as an estimated 20,000 gathered along the Gaza-Israel border for the launch of the six-week "March of Great Return" on Friday. "Dozens of signs have been set up across the border in Arabic, Hebrew, and English, saying 'We are...
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Israel's New Blacklist of BDS-Supporting Groups Sparks Outrage
"Israel is isolating itself even further as an apartheid state," says CODEPINK
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Trump Denounced for 'Reckless, Irresponsible' Decision to Move US Embassy
Critics charge that relocating the Embassy "will contribute to further destabilization of the region" and "endangers the lives of Palestinians and Israelis"
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House Dems Introduce 'Groundbreaking and Much Overdue' Bill on Palestinian Rights
Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.) said "Congress must not turn a blind eye" to "the unjust and ongoing mistreatment of Palestinian children living under Israeli occupation"
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ACLU Sues Kansas Over 'Unconstitutional' Law Barring Boycott of Israel
The law, part of a wider pattern of targeting the non-violent BDS movement, decried as "attempt by the government to silence one side of a public debate"
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Amid Ongoing Israeli Crackdown, Three Palestinians Killed in Al-Aqsa Mosque Protests
Thousands of Palestinians and Israeli forces clashed Friday during protests against security devices recently installed at one of the world's holiest sites
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Massachusetts Advocates Attest to Right to Boycott at State House Hearing
Discrimination and free speech were strong buzzwords at a Massachusetts State House hearing Tuesday, where lawyers, legislators, faith leaders, and organizers testified both for and against a proposed bill which could chill and even penalize a state contractor’s right to boycott. The bill, titled “...
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