The Gazan Struggle

The following links provide information on the current situation in Gaza, and go some way towards explaining why we have been moved to act in solidarity with them.

‘Lucky Ahmad’

A short film highlighting the difficulties Gazans face trying to get a higher education, both inside and outside Gaza, due to permit restrictions enforced by Israel.

Dispatches: The Killing Zone

“British journalists report on Israeli violence in Gaza against not only Palestinian civilians, but international aid volunteers and foreign reporters as well. This is their first hand account of the violence and what life in Gaza is like.”

Gaza’s Reality

A clip from the movie ‘Occupation 101’ detailing the reality of daily life for the millions of Palestinians currently living in refugee camps.

Testimonies – B’Tselem

Eyewitness reports gathered by B’Tselem, the Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, on Palestinians killed, injured or displaced by the Israeli military.

Dispatches: Unseen Gaza

“Jon Snow examines the difficulties that news organisations around the world have faced in reporting the violent conflict in Gaza. Who is getting the true picture of events as they happen?” [Warning:  contains harrowing content]