Women in Palestine Face Violence & Political Exclusion

The first female Palestinian activist to address the UN Security Council, Randa Siniora, speaks out over women’s political marginalisation and domestic abuse. By Rebecca Ratcliffe – 26 Oct 2018 Women are being shut out of Palestinian politics and excluded from peace talks, according to Randa Siniora, the first female Palestinian campaigner to address the UN …

Ad for Israeli maternity ward portrays fetus as future soldier

By Mairav Zonszein |Published May 23, 2018 Proposed by Alexia Tsouni Militarism begins at conception? An ad for a maternity ward in one of Israel’s top hospitals depicts a fetus wearing a military beret and saluting. An advertisement for a maternity ward in one of Israel’s top hospitals, published in the right-wing newspaper Makor Rishon …

Israeli conscientious objector Atalya Ben Abba in Athens-feminist antimilitarist meeting

Presentation Sissy Vovou In May 10, Atalya ben Abba was invited to Athens by the feminist organisation TO MOV (tomov.gr) for a public meeting with the main aim to highlight the occupation of Palestine by the israeli state and to stand against it through the words of resistance in Israel.  Here is a video-interview, and …

Feminists in cities of Europe: We will never forget Nakba 1948

Women in Black protest in favour of Palestine, in different cities of Europe. On the May 14th 2018 at Knez Mihailova street in Belgrade, Women in black organised peace action „We will never forget Nakba 1948“ regarding to 70 years from the begining of Nakba (Disaster), when on the teritory of Palestine was created the …