Bismillah. Community update: a second IPT "spy" has voluntarily come forward, confessed and agreed to cooperate with us. He was not part of CAIR. He was an active volunteer in a large mosque who was invited to national community meetings & events. Details in the thread... 1/8
Abortion is allowed under most mainstream interpretations of Sharia law. Your invocation of Islamic law to describe what's happening in TX is inaccurate and can encourage animosity against Muslims in the lead up to the 20th anniversary of 9/11.
My siblings in Gaza, including a brother with special needs, suffer from severe trauma and physical and mental symptoms that will take years to heal from. In fact, we haven't healed from previous wars yet. There are no words left to alleviate their grief and trauma.
It is not the job of the oppressed to tone down their oppression, but to amplify it, to scream it from the (occupied) hilltops. Palestinians should be louder than ever and shake the bars of settler colonialism caging them in.
School in occupied Gaza will end early due to damage from Israeli airstrikes, with no final exams for most children.
The strikes hit 54 schools, including kindergartens.
The UN says 600,000 students face "significant learning loss, in addition to the psychosocial consequences."
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is introducing a resolution to block a planned $735M U.S. arms sale to Israel, calling out Israeli airstrikes in occupied Gaza including attacks on schools, hospitals and journalists.
“We have a responsibility to protect human rights.”
People in Gaza have been reviving an old tradition in which some families exchange their kids, so that in case some get bombed, the others would live. My family is spread out over three houses in three different locations as if they're trying to avert a massacre.
11 children killed by Israeli airstrikes in Gaza were getting treatment from an NGO to help them cope with trauma, says humanitarian group NRC.
The youngest was 5, killed with her two sisters. Israel's airstrikes have killed at least 63 children.
An Israeli airstrike killed a Palestinian journalist in his home in Gaza, the first known reporter killed. Yusef Abu Hussein's family say there was no warning.
Groups say Israel has bombed at least 18 media outlets this week, plus internet providers, "imposing a media blackout."
"Jews and Arabs coexist in Israel."
Palestinians have third-class status, face dozens of apartheid laws that systematically discriminate against them, and are treated as a "demographic time bomb", aka they have too many babies.
There never was coexistence, just apartheid.
This is disgusting.
Bibi created this crisis because he was days away from losing power. Everyone in Israel knows this. Bibi is committing war crimes. And President Biden is cheering him on.
Today the President spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, reaffirmed his strong support for Israel’s right to defend itself against rocket attacks from Hamas and other terrorist groups in Gaza, and condemned these indiscriminate attacks against Israel.
Israeli airstrikes in Gaza killed at least 24 Palestinians including 9 children, say officials. "Our children are getting killed," said a man who lost his nephew.
Israel launched 130 airstrikes, wounding 125+ people. At least 6 Israelis were injured by Hamas rockets.