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The lives of Palestinians are either invisible or distorted in the mainstream media. That’s why it’s so important that you stay informed and share what you learn with your community. The TOLEF’s email newsletters and public events can provide you with news and insight you’d have a hard time finding on your own. By staying informed, educating others and then taking action, you can help us further our mission.
 
 

New Legislation for Palestinian Children’s Rights

Rep. Betty McCollum of Minnesota just reintroduced her legislation in Congress that would prohibit US tax dollars from funding the Israeli military detention of Palestinian children—and this time, it’s an even stronger challenge to occupation and apartheid. The bill is the followup to H.R. 4391 in the last Congress, which gained 31 cosponsors. This bill exists because every year, Israel...
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The Golan is Occupied Syria!

  Dear Friends, Each year for our Tree of Life journey, we urge our travelers to recognize not only the occupation of Palestinian land and resources in an insidious system that can only be called Apartheid, but we also visit the unrecognized Bedouin communities of the Negev where Bedouin, even though citizens of Israel, are treated as second class citizens,...
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A Petition for a Just Peace in Israel/Palestine

Sign Petition Below The Israeli and Palestinian people are our friends. We refuse to be the enemies of either, and we refuse to silently watch the possibility for peace repeatedly falter under shortsighted and undemocratic policies that subjugate one people to the other. We value peace, freedom, and equality and believe that US foreign policy and grants of foreign aid...
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