Irvine SJP appeals punishment for chanting at Israeli soldiers

This was published on August 31 on Palestine Legal’s blog Media contacts: Liz Jackson, media@palestinelegal.org, Palestine Legal Daniel Carnie, student participant and witness Today Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) filed an appeal against a University of California Irvine (UCI) decision to punish them for spontaneously clapping and chanting at a May 10 speaking event with…

Nationwide hunger strike in the US

This press release was originally published by USPCN, NSJP, PYM, FTP. #DIGNITYSTRIKE36 CALL TO ACTION WHAT: Join Palestinian students in the U.S. for a nationwide, day-long hunger strike to amplify the voices of over 1,500 Palestinian political prisoners on day 36 of their hunger strike WHEN: Monday, May 22, 2017 (all day) WHERE: Nationwide, both online and…

Palestine in America hosts first-ever ‘Unplugged’ event

Palestine in America hosts first-ever “Unplugged” event for Palestinian American artists Diversity of Palestinian American talent to be showcased at inaugural event (CHICAGO, IL – 12/6/16) – Palestine in America (PiA), the first-Palestinian led magazine reporting on Palestinian American affairs, is hosting its first PiA Unplugged, an event which will feature exclusive performances and interviews…