Just Vision's latest film is a moving snapshot of the Palestinian plight with Israeli settlement policies in an East Jerusalem neighborhood - and the Israeli Jews that raised awareness about the issue by protesting there. While there is no happy ending, the movie introduces audiences to some of the Palestinians and Israelis who found themselves taking part in a common struggle. On several occasions during the winter of 2009-2010, I joined a small group of Israeli protesters who walked on Friday afternoon from downtown West Jerusalem to a demonstration in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah. They carried red…Read More... | 38 Comments
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RT @activestills: Hundreds of refugees protesting in t#Tel Aviv demanding freedom #marchforfreedom http://t.co/egjFTfw2R4
RT @Ha_Matar: March on its way back to Levinski. Two and a half hours of running and chanting: no more prison, we want freedom!!
Israelis help African asylum seeker who was pepper sprayed during the march in Tel Aviv, http://t.co/wc5353CuHN http://t.co/AVqca0Vm49
RT @Ha_Matar: Non-stop demo. #MarchForFreedom u-turns. More than 3000 asylum seekers running back from Kikar Moshavot to Rotchild
PHOTO: Hundreds of African asylum seekers now protesting 'freedom march' arrests in Tel Aviv http://t.co/wc5353CuHN http://t.co/qfHZNYWSoE
NOW: Thousands of African asylum seekers protest 'freedom march' arrests in Tel Aviv http://t.co/wc5353CuHN
NOW IN TEL AVIV: Hundreds of African refugees and Israeli activists march to protest prolonged detention, arrests during "Freedom Marches"