The Mossawa Center is pleased to report that the annual Know Your Rights youth workshop series held by the Mossawa Center finished on July 29 with positive feedback and appraisal.
It is time for the US government in general, and Democratic party in particular, to listen to the voices of young Americans who are increasingly demanding action to ensure the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people are protected.
The United Arab List is closely following developments in the Joint List, hoping that it will disintegrate.
The conference will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2022, between 9:30 and 4:00 p.m. at Tel Aviv University.
Polling shows the current coalition will win 56 seats, while the Likud, Religious Zionism, and the ultra-Orthodox parties (Haredi) will win 58 seats.
The Mossawa Center points out that throughout the last 74 years, the Palestinians have been subjected to persecution, expulsion, and prohibition from returning to their ancestral homes.
Today, May 18, 2022, marks the first anniversary of the Dignity Strike, which was called by the Higher Follow-Up Committee in response to the attacks against the daughters and sons of our Palestinian society by the extreme, right-wing Jewish rioters and the police.
Attorney Albert Nahas urges the Public Prosecutor's Office to pursue an indictment against Muhammad Kiwan's killer. According to Mahash, more investigations are being conducted at the request of the Public Prosecution.
Over the weekend, Wasim Nasser, coordinator of international advocacy at the Mossawa Center, was invited by the EU embassy to present the accomplishments of the Mossawa Center in a panel titled “Local Democracy is the Core of Public Participation.”
An analysis by The Mossawa Center reveals the worrying truth behind the Israeli election results and the important, yet dangerous, role identity politics played in the elections. The report also outlines changes the need to take place in order for meaningful peace building to take place.
Following the Likud and Right-wing bloc's win, gaining a total of 59 seats between them with 90% of the votes counted, as well as the surge of the Joint List to 15 seats, here are the possible trends and outcomes following Israel's March 2020 elections.
COVID-19 has revealed the housing shortage and labor force crises that have plagued Palestinian Arab localities for years. New data show the true extent and impact of these issues.
Commemorating 20 years since the suppression of the October 2000 demonstrations, which led to 13 Palestinian Arab civilians killed by Israeli police, the Mossawa Center calls for an overhaul of Israel's security, policing, and judicial institutions.
A scathing new report by Human Rights Watch highlights dire realities of discriminatory planning policies by the Israeli government to squeeze and suffocate Palestinian localities in Israel.
In this preliminary report we will try to describe the chain of events that occurred from the beginning of May 2021, as it has been documented by the Mossawa Center.
On August 18th, 2022, the Israeli army raided and shut down Palestinian human rights organizations' offices in the occupied West Bank in the city of Ramallah following Defense Minister Benny Gantz's direct order.
The Mossawa Center stands in solidarity with the Ethiopian community in Israel following the shooting of 19 year-old Solomon Tekah at the hands of Police officers.
Mossawa Center vehemently condemns the bigoted and hate filled appeal to the Central Elections Committee by Likud MKs to ban Joint List MK Hiba Yazbak from running in the upcoming elections.
Israeli parties have submitted their final lists for the upcoming 2021 Legislative Elections. As the United Arab List splits from the Joint List, Jewish parties have nominated Palestinian Arab candidates for the Knesset in an attempt to win over Palestinian Arab voters.
The Mossawa Center condemns Benjamin Netanyahu's latest round of incitement against Palestinian Arab citizens of Israel at a so-called "emergency" Likud rally.
The Mossawa Center is planning an advocacy and educational program in the US from October 8-21. During this program, the Mossawa Center will aim to raise awareness about the rights of Palestinian Arab citizens of Israel and their potential role in peace building initiatives.
Friends of Mossawa recently returned from a two-week tour of North America during which it brought the voices of Palestinian citizens of Israel into the public discussion in the United States and Canada.
The Mossawa Center demands that Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz reverse his categorization of six of the most prominent Palestinian human rights organizations "terrorist organizations," accusing the government of oppressing human rights defenders and suffocating criticism of Israel's policies.
Mossawa Center condemns Gantz's latest comments stating that he will never form a governing coalition with Palestinian Arab parties. Mossawa Center condemns this latest maneuver in the strongest possible terms and reiterates the pressing need to build a progressive coalition within Israel.
Mossawa Center Board Member Dr. Hala Espanioly on the challenges Palestinian Arab women must face in terms of political participation and why it is crucial for society to engage women fully the political and public spheres.
Joint List Chairman Ayman Odeh unveils who Benny Gantz truly is and what he stands for, calling out his bluff and exposing the truth.
Following the dramatic surge in Arab voter turnout in the recent Israeli elections, a heavy burden of responsibility has fallen on the shoulders of the Joint List - gaining a unique position of power, where it will have unprecedented influence over the formation of the next government coalition.
Following his failure to form a governing coalition, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin has tapped incumbent Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s rival and opposition leader Yair Lapid to take a shot at forming a coalition. If Lapid fails to form a coalition, a fifth election will ensue.
An in-depth summary of all our activities throughout the year in the various fields we have worked in including State budget advocacy, solidarity, civil society, youth, and international advocacy.
Advocating to secure funds for Palestinian Arab community, meeting with Swedish Ambassador, and more.
The Mossawa Center's annual conference on the state budget and economic development, solidarity, and fostering the future advocates of the Palestinian Arab community.
A superbly productive month for the Mossawa Center! We covered everything from the October 2000 events, to solidarity, to the state budget, and more!
Netanyahu saves himself from fourth election at the expense of Palestinian Arab community, solidarity campaign in Jisr az-Zarqa, and more.
Merciless demolition in Jisr AzZarqa, workshops on state budget advocacy, and renovating the Mossawa Center's library.
As Netanyahu plans to use annexation to destroy all chances for a Two-State Solution to take place, coronavirus cases spike dramatically in Israel. The Mossawa Center, meanwhile, helps save the sports and fishing building in Jisr al-Zarqa from demolition.
Police brutality, institutional discrimination, and annexation - a dangerous month to be a minority.