· November, 2011

Stories about Palestine from November, 2011

Palestine: Freedom Riders Challenge Israeli Segregation

  17 November 2011

On November 15 a group of Palestinian activists were arrested while travelling on a bus carrying Israeli settlers. The activists called themselves the “Freedom Riders”, after the American civil rights campaigners of 1961.

Palestine: New Flotilla en Route to Break Gaza Siege

  2 November 2011

A flotilla made up of a Canadian and an Irish ship is en route to Palestine, to break the siege on Gaza, it emerged today. The covert operation was under wraps and was just announced. On Twitter, the news is being circulated under the hashtag #Freedomwaves.