Despite the silence and distortion from western governments and the corporate media, people around the world were outraged at the killing of at least 17 unarmed Palestinian protesters and the wounding of well over 1,000 others.
Protesters traveled across the country to converge on Washington, D.C., on March 4 for a march from the White House to the annual policy conference of AIPAC, The American-Israel Public Affairs Committee.
Heroic Palestinian freedom fighter Ahed Tamimi, imprisoned by Israel, has just turned 17. Across the country and around the world, events were held demand her release and the release of all others unjustly imprisoned for their participation in the struggle to free Palestine.
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.