CfP PR: Commemorating al-Nakba Day

CfP PR: Commemorating al-Nakba Day

The 15th of May is commemorated as al-Nakba Day (The Day of the Palestinian Catastrophe) by justice loving Israelis and peace loving people around the world in remembrance of the massacres, the expulsions, the destruction of over 400 Palestinian villages and the...
Letter from Palestine Postal Services to CWU

Letter from Palestine Postal Services to CWU

Letter of the Palestinian Postal Service Workers’ Union to the South African Communication Workers on the 65th commemoration of the Nakba (15 May 2013) Sisters and brothers of South Africa, dear to our hearts, Fraternal greetings from Palestine, We address you today...
Nakba: Then And Now

Nakba: Then And Now

These days Palestinians are commemorating the ethnic cleansing of Palestine. It is a hard time for those who lived the ethnic cleansing campaign in 1948 to recall its tragic events. However, when we talk about the ethnic cleansing of Palestine, we do not only refer to...
“If you wanted to live, you left”

“If you wanted to live, you left”

Nakba Day (15 May), the day on which Palestinians mourn the loss of their homeland in 1948. 65 years ago, in May of 1948, Ghatheyya Mifleh al-Khawalda was a carefree 15-year-old girl who lived with her mother and sister in the village of al-Qastina in Mandatory...