Miko Peled is a human rights activist, writer and speaker born in Jerusalem. He is the author of "The General's Son, Journey of an Israeli in Palestine," and an upcoming book, "Injustice, The Story of the Holy Land Foundation Five."
Peled currently lives in Washington, DC and is a member of the DC Statehood Green Party.Read more
This weekend the Young Greens (Youth Caucus of the Green Party of the United States) will be attending the 2017 SOA Watch Border Encuentro. There will be Green Party representation at the local, state, and national level at this year's convergence.
Tune in tomorrow and Saturday for our live streams via our Facebook page to learn about critical issues of border militarization and US imperialism in Latin America and beyond and how we can move forward as activists in solidarity and resistance.Read more
Greens alarmed by proposed "Jewish State" bill to intensify Israeli apartheid
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Green Party leaders today expressed solidarity for Palestinian hunger strikers in their demand for improved prison conditions and treatment during their incarceration, including visitation rights.
In New Jersey, Greens participated in the "Salt Water Challenge" announced by Aarab Barghouti, son of Palestinian political prisoner Marwan Barghouti, in solidarity with the Dignity Strike prisoners.Read more
The Tarrant County Green Party has joined the Black Lives Matter Movement in mutual support and coalition to strengthen the movement to stop oppressive actions of police brutality in the U.S and other countries internationally. The brutality of U.S. police officers toward African-Americans is intolerable. As activists realize that the same systems of oppression killing them in the United States are active worldwide, the movement spreads beyond American borders. Non-violent activists from Ferguson, Missouri, traveled to Palestine in 2015 to cement a growing sense of solidarity and connection with the shared struggles of Palestinians against the Israeli occupation.Read more