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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.
 
 

Demand That Israel Allow Palestinians to Export Their Agricultural Produce!

  The Israeli Government recently took action to prevent Palestinian farmers from exporting their agricultural products through the ports and land crossings. This will cause additional hardships on Palestinian farms and families and further cripple the Palestinian economy already struggling under Israeli occupation. The ban is applicable to all agricultural fresh produce including fruits, vegetables, dates, olives and olive oil....
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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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