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Rashida Tlaib


'End the Occupation': Progressives Say Cease-Fire Far From Enough to Secure Justice for Palestinians

Rep. Ilhan Omar said the U.S. government must "stop underwriting crimes against humanity while doing nothing to end the occupation."

Jake Johnson ·


Targeted By AIPAC Ads Over Support for Palestinian Rights, Omar Vows 'No Level of Harassment Will Silence Me'

"The rights of Palestinians and all people yearning for freedom and self-determination will not be ignored."

Jake Johnson ·


'January 6 Was Not Due to a Lack of Police Funding': Squad Members Reject Capital Hill Security Bill

Reps. Cori Bush, Ilhan Omar, and Ayanna Pressley refused to vote for "more money for a broken system that has long upheld and protected the white supremacist violence we saw on display that day."

Julia Conley ·


Tlaib Confronts Biden Over 'Unconditional Support' for Israel Amid Gaza Atrocities

"The U.S. cannot continue to give the right-wing Netanyahu government billions each year to commit crimes against Palestinians."

Jake Johnson ·


Ocasio-Cortez Unveils Resolution to Block Biden's $735 Million Weapons Sale to Israel

"We should not be sending 'direct attack' weaponry to Prime Minister Netanyahu to prolong this violence."

Jake Johnson ·


Blocking 'Destructive' GOP Resolution on Israel, Sanders Offers Alternative Measure Urging Cease-Fire

The loss of 12 Israeli lives is "a tragedy," he said. "But what about the loss of 227 Palestinian lives, including 64 children and 38 women?"

Jessica Corbett ·


100+ Groups Condemn Israeli Violence in East Jerusalem and Gaza

The groups' statement says the current conflagration is part of a "broader context of Israel's ongoing policy to forcibly remove Palestinians from their homes through eviction, home demolition, and displacement." 

Brett Wilkins ·


Palestinian Solidarity Demonstrations Erupt Worldwide as Israeli Violence Intensifies

"It's up to us to keep demonstrating and keep hammering home that people will not sit back and tolerate Israel's system of apartheid."

Kenny Stancil ·


'It Must End': House Dems Blast Israel's Assault of Gaza, Decades of Occupation Enabled by US

"Palestinians aren't going anywhere," said Rep. Rashida Tlaib, "no matter how much money you send to Israel's apartheid government."

Jessica Corbett ·


State Dept Spokesperson Under Fire for 'Spineless' Refusal to Condemn Israel's Killing of Children in Gaza

"This unsurprising response is devoid of empathy and concern for human suffering," said Rep. Ilhan Omar. "He can't even condemn the killing of children."

Jake Johnson ·

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