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NGO STATEMENT: Palestinian Support for Indigenous Peoples’ Day Commemorations and Historical Justice from Palestine to Turtle Island

NGO STATEMENT: Palestinian Support for Indigenous Peoples’ Day Commemorations and Historical Justice from Palestine to Turtle Island

NGO STATEMENT: Palestinian Support for Indigenous Peoples’ Day Commemorations and Historical Justice from Palestine to Turtle Island

8 October 2018

We, the undersigned Palestinian human rights and community organizations, state as follows:

  1. August 2018, several Palestinian human rights organizations attended The Red Nation’s annual conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Red Nation, a community organization dedicated to Indigenous liberation, extended an invitation to Palestinian civil society to participate in the conference, exchange strategies for securing human rights and historical justice, and develop shared language around systems of oppression as well as future visions of decolonization and self-determination.

Story of Resonance: Housing Covenants and Admissions Committees of Resonance: Housing Covenants and Admissions Committees

Story of Resonance: Housing Covenants and Admissions Committees of Resonance: Housing Covenants and Admissions Committees

Story of Resonance: Housing Covenants in Nola and Admissions Committees in Israel

In November 2017, Director Nadia Ben-Youssef, and Fady Khoury, Adalah attorney, led a roundtable discussion with housing rights advocates in New Orleans, hosted at HousingNOLA. Partners included Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center, the National Fair Housing Alliance, Jane's Place Neighborhood Sustainability Initiative, and Blights Out.

Connecting Human Rights Struggles, Building Power: Adalah Justice Project and Adalah in New Orleans

Connecting Human Rights Struggles, Building Power:  Adalah Justice Project and Adalah in New Orleans

Connecting Human Rights Struggles, Building Power: Adalah Justice Project and Adalah in New Orleans

The Adalah Justice Project (AJP) and Adalah – The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel (Adalah) traveled to New Orleans, Louisiana, November 3-7, 2017 to build relationships with the local organizing community, to share legal and advocacy strategies to protect human rights, and to find stories of resonance with the long history of resistance in this extraordinary city. We were generously hosted and guided by the New Orleans Palestine Solidarity Committee.