Monthly Archives: September 2010

American Indian Movement Vets Protest FBI Raids

American Indian Movement veterans Clyde Bellecourt and Bill Means provided context of decades-long FBI interference during yesterday’s protests in downtown Minneapolis against the FBI raids against peace activists on Friday.

Occupation 101

An excellent and moving documentary about the ongoing, illegal military and settler occupation of the land of Palestine.

Main Film

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PFLP Suspends its Participation in PLO Executive Committee to Protest Return to Negotiations

By the General Central Committee of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine.

The Popular Front for the Liberation is a revolutionary Marxist-Leninist organization in Palestine struggling for national liberation and socialism. It opposes negotiation with the Zionist state and stands in favour of a one state solution to the conflict.

The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine announced in a press conference on September 25, 2010 that it was suspending its participation in the PLO Executive Committee in response to Abu Mazen’s return to negotiations and the illegitimate “approval” of the EC for this dangerous action.

At a press conference held in Ramallah led by Deputy General Secretary Comrade Abdel-Rahim Mallouh and Political Bureau members Comrades Khalida Jarrar and Omar Shehadeh, the Front warned of the serious consequences and repercussions of the policy of concessions and appeasement to the U.S. and Israel.

The press conference issued a statement, as follows:

A policy statement issued by the Central Committee of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine

To the masses of our Palestinian people struggling in Palestine And the Diaspora…
To the masses of our glorious Arab Nation..
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We make this statement today in light of our full national and historical responsibility and a high level of consciousness of the great risks to our people of current political developments on the Arab and Palestinian level. In light of the action of the leadership of the Palestine Liberation Organization to return to direct negotiations with the government of the Zionist entity under the auspices of U.S. imperialism, the Central Committee of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine convened an extraordinary meeting to discuss all of these developments, which determined the following: Read the rest of this entry