Annexation and its Aftermath

RSVP here: Join us on June 6 at Noon ET for a webinar on annexation and its aftermath. The new Israeli government has stated its intention to annex up to thirty percent of the West Bank including all of the Jordan Valley, major settlement […]

Israel-Palestine After the 1967 War

“Deal of the Century” … Steal of the Century

by Jeff Klein

For more than 50 years, the UN and the international community have upheld in principle that Israel’s occupation of the West Bank and Gaza had to end. After Israel’s conquests in the 1967 War, the UN Security Council declared that peace would require withdrawal of Israeli armed forces from territories occupied during that conflict. Yet even as Israel built hundreds of illegal settlements in the occupied territories and annexed parts of Jerusalem and the Syrian Golan heights, the country faced nothing more than empty clucking from the international community; the US consistently blocked any action to enforce the UN and International Court of Justice decisions. Now, under the ‘Trump-Netanyahu’ administration, the US has abandoned even the pretense of abiding by international law. […]

Visualizing Palestine

Visualizing Palestine

A discussion of Visualizing Palestine’s work in Boston hosted by VP team member Jessica Anderson All are welcome – please spread the word to others you believe would like to know more about VP