Demonstration against the ongoing Massacre in Gaza

Jaffa-based activists, Palestinian and Jews alike, staged a protest in the city’s “Gazan Park” to commemorate the Palestinians who were killed in Gaza by the IDF and protest the ongoing massacre. Holding torches, protesters chanted against the occupation of Palestine and the massacre.                        …

Jaffa Rally against the ongoing Massacre in Gaza

Palestinian residents of Jaffa, led by the Islamic movement, staged a rally in the city’s “Gazan Park” to commemorate the hundreds of Palestinians who were killed in the past two weeks in the Gaza strip by Israel. Demonstrators held a prayer service, and protested the high death toll, in particular of children and women. Elsewhere…

“The Green House is Shaykh Ali’s house”

Days before the annual commemoration of Land Day, Jaffa-based activists left a graffiti on wall surrounding one of the city’s most notable buildings, known as the ‘green house.’ The graffiti reminds passers by that this used to be the home of Shaykh Ali before the Nakba (the catastrophe of 1948, when most Palestinians were forced…

Samer al-‘Issawi in Jaffa

Jaffa-based activists welcome Samer al-‘Issawi, the former political prisoner and hunger striker, recently released from Israeli prison. ‘Issawi was received at the city’s historic clock tower square, where activists staged daily vigils calling for his release over an extended period of time. He was then taken on a walking tour of the city, as local…