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Video: "Obama and Netanyahu are war criminals," says Dr. Cornel West in Washington | The Electronic Intifada

Video: "Obama and Netanyahu are war criminals," says Dr. Cornel West in Washington | The Electronic Intifada

Thousands of protesters from cities all over the world gathered on 9
and 10 August to protest Israel’s continued attacks on Palestinians and
call for an end to the siege on Gaza.


The Bethlehem-based International Middle East Media Center reports
that “Hundreds of thousands of people participated in marches and
rallies Saturday in hundreds of cities around the world, including
Washington DC, Cape Town South Africa, Birmingham and Dublin, with an
estimated 150,000 people protesting in London alone.”

Migrant rights group on US-Mexico border urges boycott of Israel | The Electronic Intifada

Migrant rights group on US-Mexico border urges boycott of Israel | The Electronic Intifada

(Wissam Nassar / Maan Images)
Migrant rights group on US-Mexico border urges boycott of IsraelSubmitted by Jimmy Johnson on Tue, 08/12/2014 - 11:14 chickenfarm.jpgA chicken farm was destroyed by Israel shortly before the current
72-hour “truce” came into effect; the US is a key supplier of military
aid to Israel’s forces of occupation.

(Abed Rahim Khatib / APA images)
The Arizona-based migrant justice and humanitarian group No More Deaths/No Más Muertes has endorsed the Palestinian call for boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israel.


The group has also condemned Israel’s attacks on civilians, while
connecting the militarization of the US-Mexico border to Israeli
repression of Palestinians.


In a statement, No More Deaths/No Más Muertes notes that, “Although
the Israel-Palestine conflict may seem remote from the Sonoran desert
borderlands, there are many southern Arizona companies and partn…