Austin: Protesters Rally for Palestinians Facing Eviction in Jerusalem

By Josefina Morales On June 20, the Palestine Solidarity Committee (PSC) organized a demonstration outside the Texas Capitol in solidarity with Batn al-hawa, a neighborhood in the Silwan district of Jerusalem where hundreds of Palestinians are currently resisting eviction and demolition of their homes by the Israeli government. Throughout the action, activists emphasized that the ceasefire in place since last month between Palestinian militants and the Israeli … Continue reading Austin: Protesters Rally for Palestinians Facing Eviction in Jerusalem

Activists Call to “Free Georges Abdallah!” in Solidarity Video

As part of an international week of action for political prisoner Georges Abdallah taking place from June 12-19, activists with the Palestine Solidarity Committee and Red Aid recorded a video statement to echo the demand for his immediate release from the French prison where he has been held since 1984. The Palestine Solidarity Committee is a student group based at the University of Texas at … Continue reading Activists Call to “Free Georges Abdallah!” in Solidarity Video