Land Day – BDS Global Day of Action 2011

For all the activities undertaken for the BDS Global Day of Action, please click here Today is Palestinian Land Day, a day that commemorates the day in 1976 when Israeli security forces shot and killed six young Palestinian citizens of Israel and injured 70 others who were protesting against the expropriation of Palestinian land to … Continue reading

What does it mean to be an academic / activist?

Or in other words, in relation to the title of my presentation, “what is to be done to be an academic /activist?” I believe that in the world of today, being an activist as well as an academic is combining the theory and the practice of constant critic and mobilization for a society that respects … Continue reading

On International Land Day: Boycott. Divest. Sanction.

This post was written as part of the Global BDS Action Day, March 30th 2010 On Land Day, as the world will reflect (or not, depending of where you’re coming from) on the situation of the Palestinian people and the daily humiliations and breaches of their rights they have to endure and have been enduring … Continue reading