The ANSWER Coalition was proud to join with thousands of demonstrators who gathered in front of the White House on Dec. 16 to continue the movement against Donald Trump's outrageous decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Thousands of protesters across the United States joined the global protests held in the aftermath of Donald Trump's declaration that the United States recognized Jerusalem to be the capitol of Palestine.
On Dec. 9, 1,000 activists from all over the Bay Area joined together at UN Plaza in protest of Trump’s speech earlier that week, in which he announced that the U.S. would be the first country to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the state of Israel.
The ANSWER Coalition condemns President Trump’s announcement of his intention to move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem/Al-Quds. On Dec. 6, Trump announced that the United States was becoming the first country to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Mass civil disobedience of thousands of Palestinian people has defeated an Israeli attempt to take territory around al-Aqsa mosque in occupied East Jerusalem by installing barricades and metal detectors at entrances.