Posts Tagged “protest”

JVP urges companies to stop supporting illegal settlements

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JVP urges companies to stop supporting illegal settlements

JVP urges companies to stop supporting illegal settlements Jewish Voice for Peace identifies four top companies that are instrumental in supporting the racist, illegal all-Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank on lands stolen from Palestinian Christian and Muslim owners. Those companies are shameful and include: Caterpillar, Priceline.com, TripAdvisor and Airbnb. These companies are contributing…

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CARTOON: Iraqi shoe-thrower a hero, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, 12-16-08

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CARTOON: Iraqi shoe-thrower a hero, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, 12-16-08

Click cartoon to view larger image Ray Hanania’s World Comic Strip Dec. 16, 2008 Muntadar al-Zaidi is a national hero in Iraq who turned to a form of non-violent protest against the occupier George W. Bush, and was brutally beaten and attacked afterwards. Bush’s guards broke three of al-Zaidi’s ribs, his arm and bloodied him….

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ALARABI: Iraqi journalist shoe-thrower a national hero, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, 12-16-08

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Iraqi journalist hailed as a national hero By Ali Alrabi — American journalists often say: “I am American first.” Then they ask, is Muntather Alzaidi a hero or a villain? According to Alzaidi, he said, “I am an Iraqi first.” For many, Muntather Alzaidi’s action of throwing his famous shoes at George Bush during press conferences in…

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HANANIA: NAAJA protests arrest of Arab Journalist outside GOP Convention, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, 9-1-08

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NAAJA protests arrest of Arab American journalist and two colleagues outside GOP Convention Arab American journalist Sharif Abdel Kouddous, a producer at Democracy Now (www.DemocracyNow.org), was arrested outside the GOP Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota along with host Amy Goodman and Nicole Salazar. They were covering a street protest. The National Arab American Journalists Association…

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