Tag Archives: Settler violence

Education under occupation

The 25th of February marks the anniversary of the massacre that took place at the Ibrahimi Mosque, in 1994, where 29 Palestinians were shot dead, and another 129 were left wounded. The massacre was committed by a Jewish doctor – an … Continue reading

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Despite settler aggression, children are steadfast in their pursuit of education

As the kindergarten in Tel Rumeida comes to completion, children are reminded of the constant hostilities against them by the neighbouring settlers. They are greeted every day by the graffiti “Death to Arabs” that has been sprayed at the entrance … Continue reading

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Harrowing video shows Israeli soldiers arresting Hebron children

This article, published in the Electronic Intifada, highlights the increased phenomena of arresting very young children in Hebron. According to the rights group Defence for Children International – Palestine Section, 236 Palestinian children were in Israeli detention in February of this year, … Continue reading

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When the ‘daily grind’ doesn’t refer to your favourite coffee joint

The bleakness of the situation here {in Hebron} is further exacerbated by the settler violence that occurs under the ‘watchful’ eye of the military that is deployed here to maintain security. In 2011, when settlers tried to burn down the … Continue reading

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