Archive for the ‘BDS’ Category

Maimas Issues Response From Gaza To Nick Cave

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds:
We are a Gaza-based band playing music and singing songs of freedom, love, peace and justice. we have not  been able to leave Gaza for the last 11 years, thanks to Israel’s genocidal siege, condemned by mainstream Human Rights Organizations and described by the likes of Richard Falk as “a [...]

Austin Artists Against Apartheid Declaration

Austin Artists Against Apartheid is an alliance of artists based in Austin, TX who are committed to promoting justice, equal rights for all people, and the eradication of apartheid in our world. We are affiliated with the international alliance, Artists Against Apartheid. Our main mission is to spread awareness about the plight of the Palestinian [...]

September 27, 2014 • Tags: , • Posted in: BDS, Chapters • 2 Comments

Palestinian Arts Organizations Stand With PACBI and Against War Crimes

Statement by Palestinian performing art organizations
17th July 2014
We, cultural workers representing the majority of Palestinian performing art organizations, condemn the current Israeli attack and aggression on Gaza, and the indiscriminate killing and maiming of mainly civilians, among them many children and women.
As artists, the most powerful weapon we have is our ability to play, [...]

August 5, 2014 • Posted in: BDS, Cutural Boycott • 3 Comments

This Divestment Bill Hurts My Feelings

Remi Kanazi – This Divestment Bill Hurts My Feelings
Poem by Remi Kanazi
Video by Suhel Nafar
Audio by Andrew Felluss

This Divestment Bill Hurts My Feelings
this divestment bill
hurts my feelings
that Caterpillar bulldozer
ended life in the body of
an American citizen. drove
her bones into the ground while
a company cashed in on the sale
the claws of D-9 [...]

Never Before Campaign video for Israel Apartheid Week

Never Before Campaign

March 1, 2012 • Tags:  • Posted in: BDS, Cutural Boycott • No Comments

Tadamon Montreal Rally 500 Artists in Solidarity

Montreal, Canada – February 25th 2010.   Today, a broad spectrum of Montreal artists are standing in solidarity with the Palestinian struggle for freedom and supporting the growing international campaign for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against the Israeli state. Last winter, the Israeli state launched a violent military assault on [...]