May 31, 2010 British Academic Union makes BDS History, severing links with Histadrut and boycotting Ariel College 31May10



May 31, 2010 PERTH PROTEST


May 31, 2010

May 31, 2010 Israeli commando units deploy off Ashdod airport 31May10

May 31, 2010 Israeli warships make contact with Gaza aid flotilla 31May10

May 31, 2010 Israel flanks Gaza aid fleet 31May10

May 31, 2010 Lavinia Moore (SA) responds to “Nuke snub”, The Adelaide Advertiser, 31 May 2010

May 31, 2010 Dora McPhee (VIC) responds to letter by Raffe Gold on flotilla to Gaza, SMH, 31May10

May 31, 2010 WAKIM: Expulsion helps end double standards 28May10

May 31, 2010 Israeli forces launch two air strikes on destroyed Palestinian airport in southern Gaza 30May10

May 31, 2010 Abbas mulls Gaza visit in bid to end Hamas rivalry, source says 30May10

May 31, 2010 Gaza aid flotilla could hit Turkey tourism 31May10

May 30, 2010 Dora McPhee (VIC) writes to ABC protesting its refusal to screen “Hope in a Slingshot” 30May10

May 30, 2010 DEUTSCHE BANK divests from Elbit 30 May10

May 30, 2010 BOOK: ‘Mornings in Jenin’ by Susan Abulhawa 30May10

May 30, 2010 Dora McPhee (VIC) responds to “Israelis take to seas to avoid PR disaster over Gaza activist flotilla” The Australian, 30 May 2010

May 30, 2010 Dora McPhee (VIC) responds to SMH “Protesters bound for Gaza” 30May10

May 30, 2010 ABC loses hope 29May10


May 30, 2010 Israel allows Palestinians on highway 443 to Ramallah – but blocks exit 28May10

May 30, 2010 Israel names flotilla assault ‘Operation Sky Winds’ 29May10

May 30, 2010 Israeli jets attack Gaza 29May10

May 29, 2010 TWIPJun10

May 29, 2010 Dora McPhee (VIC) responds to Sheridan’s “Expelling Israeli diplomat was a confected, self-serving exercise” The Australian, 29May10

May 29, 2010 US yields to Arab demand to pressure Israel on nukes 28May10

May 29, 2010 BIL’IN: two injured, three arrested,dozens teargassed in weekly protest 28May10


May 29, 2010 List of passengers aboard MV Rachel Corrie en route to Gaza 1Jun10

May 29, 2010 Gaza blockade must end says Davutuglu at UN meeting in Istanbul 26May10

May 29, 2010 Lieberman says Gaza aid convoy is violent propaganda against Israel 28May10

May 29, 2010 Tensions rise over Gaza aid fleet 28May10

May 28, 2010 LOEWENSTEIN: Israel and apartheid South Africa were the best of friends 28May10

May 28, 2010 27 June, BOWRAL, NSW: Public meeting on Palestine with Helen McCue

May 28, 2010 Arab Knesset member Hanin Zoabi talks about her experience on Gaza flotilla 1Jun10

May 28, 2010 WALT: Israel’s latest blunder

May 28, 2010 Gaza responds to the freedom flotilla massacre

May 28, 2010 Al-WALAJA: Standing up to the bulldozers in Palestine 26May10

May 28, 2010 Israeli Prof Nurit Peled-Elhanan’s reaction to the slaughter 31May10

May 28, 2010 BISHARA: Israel defending the indefensible

May 28, 2010 SOUEIF: The dig dividing Jerusalem

May 28, 2010 NAHIDA: A strategy of liberation requires emancipation

May 28, 2010 HASS: Over 100 Palestinian minors reported abuse in IDF, police custody in 2009

May 28, 2010 COOK: The Birth of Israel – A tale of lies, deceit and terrorism

May 28, 2010 JAFFA: Palestinians resist threat of eviction in Jaffa 24May10

May 28, 2010 Marking the 5th anniversary of the Palestinian Civil Society BDS call 28May10

May 28, 2010 David Forde (QLD) writes to Courier Mail on Israel’s security assurance 27May10

May 28, 2010 FOREIGN POLICY: Middle East – Maria Vamvakinou MP (Member for Calwell) tables APHEDA Report 27May10

May 28, 2010 SHAIK: Apologists rally for Israel 27May10

May 28, 2010 MBEKI: Lessons of the South Africa experience – Thoughts on the Israel-Palestinian conflict

May 28, 2010 Israeli Arab activist ‘spied on IDF bases for Hezbollah’ 27May10

May 28, 2010 Top Israeli judge slams state for building West Bank road against court order 26May10

May 28, 2010 Israeli Government says “Solidarity ships will not be allowed to reach Gaza” 27May10

May 28, 2010 Amnesty reports US, Europe shielding Israel over Gaza war crimes 27May10

May 27, 2010 Lavinia Moore (SA) responds to article in the Adelaide Advertiser re Israel’s fraudulent use of Australian passports 25May10

May 27, 2010 ABUNIMAH: The PA’s disingenuous boycott campaign

May 27, 2010 Abbas says second intifada was one of our worst mistake 26May10

May 27, 2010 FRANKEL: Israel’s most illicit affair

May 27, 2010 Israel bombs Gaza in night raid, wounding two seriously 26May10

May 26, 2010 Gaza government rejects West Bank elections 26May10

May 26, 2010 Mark Bradbeer (VIC) writes to The Age re flotilla to Gaza 26 May 10

May 26, 2010 BIL’IN: Live fire, tear gas, sound bombs, detentions, torched trees 26May10

May 26, 2010 Dora McPhee (VIC) responds to Rubenstein’s “Hatred is not an act of charity” The Australian 26May10

May 26, 2010 Dora McPhee (VIC) responds to Sawyer’s “Why Elvis Costello is wrong to boycott Israel” The Age, 26May10

May 26, 2010 Gaza aid flotilla to set sail for confrontation with Israel 25May10

May 26, 2010 Minister Shalom says Israeli government may sanction PA over boycotts 25May10


May 26, 2010 Solidarity ships sail to Gaza Thursday 25May10

May 26, 2010 FORTHOFER: Gaza Freedom Flotilla – Not just another Middle East crisis

May 26, 2010 Australia intelligence chief made secret trip to Israel over Dubai passport 25May10

May 26, 2010 Court rejects Jewish settlers appeal to stay in East Jerusalem 25May10

May 25, 2010 McGEOUGH: Flotilla aims to break grip on Gaza

May 25, 2010 FISK: Journalism and ‘the words of power’

May 25, 2010 BARNS: Israel is not above the law 25May10

May 25, 2010 Anisa Hamood (SA) writes to Adelaide advertiser re Israel’s use of fake passports 25May10 PUBLISHED, but edited

May 25, 2010 KEANE: The Israel lobby treats us like fools – and Israel will pay the price 25May10

May 25, 2010 Margaret Cassar (SA) writes to the newspapers re government’s expulsion of an Israeli diplomat 25May10

May 25, 2010 Stewart Mills (NSW) writes to the SMH re government’s expulsion of Israeli diplomat 25May10

May 25, 2010 Jewish leaders criticise envoy expulsion 24May10

May 25, 2010 WAWRO: “No better friend?” America, Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories

May 25, 2010 Israeli envoy to Australia shortens Israel visit due to escalating crisis 24May10

May 25, 2010 UN Report says “Siege still obstructing, hindering, Gaza reconstruction” 23May10

May 25, 2010 Netanyahu tells PA – Israel boycott is only hurting yourselves 24May10

May 24, 2010 Rex Williams writes to Stephen Smith Australian Minister of Foreign Affairs 24May10

May 24, 2010 McGREAL: Revealed – how Israel offered to sell South Africa nuclear weapons

May 24, 2010

May 24, 2010 AUSTRALIAN MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS STEPHEN SMITH: excerpts from speech to House of Representatives re Israel’s frauduent use of Australian passports 24May10

May 24, 2010 Israeli diplomat expelled from Australia over fake passport affair 24May10

May 24, 2010 VEOLIA: Dublin City Council passes anti-Veolia motion 22May10

May 24, 2010 AL WALAJA: The wind at Al Walaja 23May10

May 24, 2010 BEIT JALA: Teargas and arrests 23May10

May 24, 2010 BIL’IN: Raids, protests, arrests and tear gas 21-22May10

May 24, 2010 NABI SALEH: protest 21May10

May 24, 2010 Jordan denies reports of participation in NATO forces 23May10

May 24, 2010 Israeli drill begins, Hezbollah mobilises along border 23MAy10

May 24, 2010 UNRWA condemns attack on its Summer Games location in Gaza 23May10

May 23, 2010 LEAS: Israeli think tank calls for sabotaging “delegitimisers” of Israel

May 23, 2010 PACBI: UNICEF should quit Jerusalem conference 21May10

May 23, 2010 Australian union CFMEU passes resolution to support boycott divestment and sanctions against Israel 12May10


May 23, 2010 ABUNIMAH: On the “Palestine Network”

May 23, 2010 Episcopal Peace Fellowship makes statement on BDS 21May10

May 23, 2010 COOP AND NORDICONAD SUPERMARKET CHAINS: suspend sales of products from the occupied Palestinian Territories 22May10

May 23, 2010 BOOK: “Overcoming speechlessness” by Alice Walker 21May10

May 23, 2010 BIL’IN: Two children injured, three arrested, dozens suffer from tear gas 21May10

May 23, 2010 Commemoration of Nakba (Catastrophe) at Paul Keating Park, Bankstown 15May10

May 23, 2010 MA’SARA: Unprovoked violence from Israeli troops 21May10

May 23, 2010 Barhoum says expulsions continue under Mitchell cover 22May10

May 23, 2010 Fifty-six Israeli MPS call for resumption of settlement construction 21May10

May 23, 2010 FREE GAZA: Members of Swedish Parliament demand security for ship to Gaza 22May10

May 23, 2010 Abbas says gaps remain in land swap deal with Israel 22May10

May 23, 2010 SABAWI: Truth, Non-Violence and the Palestinian Hills

May 22, 2010 Dora McPhee (VIC) responds to Lyons’ “Israelis unsettled as Elvis Costello leaves the building”, The Australian, 22May10

May 22, 2010 BOOK: “Children of Catastrophe” by Jamal Krayem Kanj 21May10

May 22, 2010 Erekat refutes Wall Street Journal report on alleged land give away 21May10

May 22, 2010 Wall Street Journal says Palestinians make surprisingly large land offer to Israel 21May10

May 22, 2010 Israel blocks mail between Gaza, West Bank 21May10

May 22, 2010 BOOK: “The Unspoken Alliance: Israel’s secret relationship with Apartheid South Africa” by Sasha Polakow-Suransky 22May10

May 21, 2010 PELED-ELHANAN: I will mourn on Nakba day

May 21, 2010 GUTTMAN: Boycott targets stars from Elvis to Elton

May 21, 2010 University of Johannesburg considering cutting links with Israel’s Ben Gurion University 21May10

May 21, 2010 NIEUWHOF & NGELEZA: Persecution of Palestinian citizens recalls S. Africa apartheid repression

May 21, 2010 BOOK: “Palestinian and Israeli Public Opinion: The Public Imperative in the Second Intifada” by Jacob Shamir and Khalil Shikaki 20May10

May 21, 2010 US House of Reps okays $200m in Israel arms aid 19May10

May 21, 2010 Israel obstructs entry of medicine, medical equipment to Gaza 20May10

May 21, 2010 Erekat denies PA considering NATO forces in state 20May10

May 20, 2010 FILM: “The Story of Budrus” 20May10

May 20, 2010 Prof Bassam Dally (SA) responds to Weisser’s “Journalist says only truth will set Palestine free” The Australian, 15May10

May 20, 2010 GORDON: Land of Security Know-How

May 19, 2010 Abbas and Mitchell discuss outlines of future Palestinian state 19May10

May 19, 2010 Museum of Tolerance unearths thousands of skeletons 18May10

May 19, 2010 US opposes WHO resolution against Gaza siege 18May10


May 19, 2010 JASIEWICZ: A force more powerful


May 19, 2010 AL-HELOU: Gazans forced to recycle glass due to Israeli siege 11May1A

May 19, 2010 Israeli Military leaders prepare scenarios for possible redeployment in Gaza 18May10

May 19, 2010 UN envoy says quick progress in new proximity talks vital 18May10

May 19, 2010 After banned by Israel, Chomsky to give Bir Zeit lecture by video from Amman 18May10

May 19, 2010 ELVIS COSTELLO withdraws from two concerts scheduled in Israel 18May10

May 19, 2010 FILM: “Corner Store” 17May10

May 18, 2010 APHEDA REPORTBACK 27May10

May 18, 2010 STRENGER: Stranger than fiction/Israel is encouraging academic boycott by denying entry to Chomsky

May 18, 2010 ABUKHALIL: Diplomacy ‘failing Palestinians’

May 18, 2010 AL-HELOU: Gaza antique gallery to safeguard valuable artistic pieces 8May10

May 18, 2010 AL-HELOU: Bedouin traditional wedding a reflection of Gaza identity 13May10

May 18, 2010 GOWLLAND-DEBBAS: The Israeli policy of extrajudicial assassinations and international law

May 18, 2010 COOK: US funds Israel’s apartheid roads plan

May 18, 2010 BISHARA: ‘We want to live’

May 18, 2010 Israel vows to stop Gaza convoy 17May10

May 18, 2010 Palestinian girls win award for sensor cane at Intel fair 17May10

May 18, 2010 IDF fears settler violence could lead to Palestinian uprising 17May10

May 18, 2010 HRW REPORT: “I Lost Everything” 13May10

May 17, 2010 MUST SEE VIDEO: Ex-communicated – enclosed landscapes in Palestine

May 17, 2010 Levy: Boycotting the boycotter

May 17, 2010 AL-HELOU: Gaza bath house a rare chance for Gazans to relieve stress 6May10

May 17, 2010 BEIT JALA: Protests against the Wall result in arrests 16May10

May 17, 2010 Son of Jewish Briton named as latest suspect in Dubai murder 16May10

May 17, 2010 Noam Chomsky denied entry into Israel 16May10

May 17, 2010 Record-breaking keffiyeh unveiled in Beirut 16May10

May 16, 2010 Dora McPhee (VIC) responds to Carlill’s “Palestinians architects of their own misery” The Age, 13May10

May 16, 2010 FRIDAY’S NAKBA EVENTS 14May10

May 16, 2010 NABI SALIH: Israeli woman protester kicked by border police at protest 14May10

May 16, 2010 TITMUSS: Report on the Palestinian Tragedy April 2010

May 16, 2010 ARURI: The ongoing erasure of Palestine

May 16, 2010 IRAQ GENOCIDE AND MORE 12May10

May 16, 2010 Stewart Mills (NSW) responds to Devine’s “Why balance of terror feels safer than the peace process” SMH 13May10

May 16, 2010 Lavinia Moore (SA) writes to The Adelaide Advertiser re Israel’s entry into the OECD 13May10

May 16, 2010 BDS: A global movement for freedom and justice

May 16, 2010 AL-HELOU: UNRWA provides laptops to Gaza schoolchildren 12May10

May 16, 2010 Al-HELOU: Gaza music school reopens after being burned by Israel 9May10

May 16, 2010 Israeli Arab MK says what Israel is doing in Jerusalem is a second Nakba 15May10

May 16, 2010 SHEIKH JARRAH: Israeli Police Detains 30 Left-wing Protestors In East Jerusalem 15May10

May 16, 2010 Arab Parliament urges states to cut ties with Israel 15May10

May 16, 2010 Palestinians mark 62nd Nakba day 15May10

May 15, 2010 FREE GAZA FLOTILLA: First ship sets sail for Gaza 15May10

May 15, 2010 US “warns” against al-Quds demolition 14May10

May 15, 2010 Settlers blamed for shooting death of boy 14May10

May 15, 2010 New Kadima bill would outlaw NGOs that helped Goldstone

May 15, 2010 Obama urges funds for Israel shield 14May10

May 15, 2010 QUMSIYEH: Who are the Palestinians?

May 14, 2010 FARID: A people who refuse to be vanished


May 14, 2010 WHITE: Israel seeks to silence dissent

May 14, 2010 BISHARAT: Israel does not yet deserve a place in the OECD

May 14, 2010 ABUNIMAH: Will Obama adopt a dangerously simplistic peace plan?


May 5, 2010 FEFFER: The Israeli Exception

May 5, 2010 WATZAL: Surrender to injustice never an option – A Gaza Story

May 5, 2010 Details of Gaza blockade revealed 3May10

May 5, 2010 PA security officials detained in Jerusalem 4May10

May 5, 2010 Unconditional support for Israel ‘is dangerous’, say leading European Jews 2May10

May 4, 2010 KHOURI: Israel lobby becomes part of the debate

May 4, 2010 Continued blockade takes an economic toll on Hamas government 4May10

May 4, 2010 Settler council calls PA boycot “hostile” 2May10

May 4, 2010 Israel admits spying on internationals in West Bank 2May10

May 3, 2010 FREEMAN: Israel is useless to US power projection

May 3, 2010 Hamas blasts Arab support for indirect peace talks 2May10