Ferguson Activists Bring Message of Love and Struggle to Palestine

A group of activists, artists, musicians and journalists on the frontlines of the struggle against racist policing in the United States traveled to Palestine earlier this month to build on the growing bonds of solidarity between the Black American and Palestinian liberation struggles, which have intensified since last year’s uprising in Ferguson, Missouri.  The historic delegation — which included lead organizers from Dream Defenders,Black Lives Matter, Black Youth Project 100 and Hands Up United — spent ten days linking up with Palestinian activists. The group witnessed first-hand what it means to live under Israeli occupation and apartheid.  Since returning to the US, the group has released a powerful video of a flash mob demonstration it staged in Nazareth — a city in historic... read more
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Ferguson Activists Bring Message of Love and Struggle to Palestine