Palestinian political cartoonist Mohammad Sabaaneh presents his work about his experience as a political prisoner in Israel and his life in Palestine.
Born in 1948, of Palestinian origin, Najat El-Taji El-Khairy is known for her embroidery and porcelain painting. She met with JVP Boston to show and talk about her work.
Massachusetts residents gather to express solidarity with Palestinians and demand an end to sending $130 million MA taxpayer dollars a year to support Israeli apartheid. Rally begins at Downtown Crossing and proceeds to the offices of Sen. Markey and Sen. Warren to deliver a community letter supporting and end to funding the US and Israeli war machines. Bring the money home! Co-sponsored by Boston Palestinian Solidarity Community, ewish Voice for Peace Boston, Massachusetts Peace Action, Boston DSA, Alliance for Water Justice in Palestine, BDS Boston.
Since 2002 hundreds of US police and law enforcement executives have participated in exchange programs with Israeli military and security forces. Billed as opportunities to learn counterterrorism tactics, these programs are an exchange of “worst practices” that include racial profiling, surveillance, and repression.
JVP Boston joined with chapters and organizations around the world to hand deliver a petition telling Facebook NOT to add "Zionist" to its hate speech policy.