10 Years in Prison, 10 Years of Struggle: On the Anniversary of the Abduction of Ahmad Sa’adat

January 15, 2012 is the 10th anniversary of the abduction of Palestinian political leader Ahmad Sa’adat by the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah at the hands of the PA intelligence services headed by Tawfiq Tirawi. Sa’adat, the General Secretary of the Popular Front for the ...

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Take Action – Isolation of Ahmad Sa’adat continued in violation of promise to prisoners

A Call from Occupied Palestine to the Occupy Movement October 27, 2011 Only one week after promising Palestinian political prisoners that isolation would end and that all prisoners in isolation would be returned to the general population, in order to convince those prisoners to end their hunger ...

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Third Week of Hunger Strike – Action Grows as Sa’adat’s Health in Jeopardy

Palestinian prisoners have entered their third week of hunger strike. After two weeks of hunger strike, physical symptoms become increasingly severe and prisoners’ lives and health are increasingly at risk. As prisoners have put their lives and bodies on the line to defend the rights of ...

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#TweepStrike: A Call from Gaza to Support Palestinian Prisoners

A call to action has spread widely among users of the global communication service, Twitter, known as Tweeps, publicly declaring their support and solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike and their own plans to participate. The following call, from Rana Baker, has been distributed ...

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International Activists in Gaza Join Hunger Strike

ISM Gaza Three international activists residing in Gaza have entered their fifth day of an open-ended hunger strike and protest encampment in front of the ICRC. Vera Macht, Germany, stated: “The situation of Palestinian prisoners is truly heartbreaking. Parents are separated from their ...

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BDS movement supports Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike

The Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC) supports the legitimate demands of Palestinian political prisoners in their open-ended hunger strike, and calls for stepping up the global BDS campaign to end Israeli impunity ...

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Actions in San Francisco, New York and Chicago for Palestinian Prisoners – See Video

The International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network organized demonstrations in San Francisco, New York (at the major Occupy Wall Street actions currently protesting corporate domination of the United States) and Chicago on October 7, 2011 in support of Palestinian and California prisoners currently ...

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Call to action from International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network

Yom Kippur, 2011 (5772): Call-to-Action by the International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network In solidarity with political prisoners and those facing mass incarceration across Palestine, the US and the world… Click here to sign on! As we welcome the Jewish new year, we look back at the year ...

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Developments on Palestinian Prisoners’ Hunger Strike – Action Needed

Solidarity with Palestinian prisoners is more urgent than ever. Since the announcement of Palestinian prisoners’ hunger strike against the isolation of Ahmad Sa’adat and all other prisoners held in solitary confinement, and against torture and humiliation for prisoners and their ...

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Call to Action: Support Palestinian Prisoners on Hunger Strike!

Palestinian prisoners in Israeli occupation prisons issued a statement on Sunday, September 25, 2011, stating that they plan to begin an open-ended hunger strike on September 27, 2011, demanding an end to the isolation of Ahmad Sa’adat, an end to isolation for all Palestinian political ...

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