Posts Tagged ‘pinkwashing’

Panel on “Sexual Discourses in the Zionist Project: Queer Politics and Liberation.”
Fri 21 Dec 2012 pinkwatcher Campaign Updates 2 comments / / / / / / / / / / /

Panel on “Sexual Discourses in the Zionist Project: Queer Politics and Liberation.”

“Sexual Discourses in the Zionist Project: Queer Politics and Liberation” is 1 of 2 public panels organized by Queer Visions at the World Social Forum: Free Palestine. Held in Porto Alegre, Brazil from November 28 to December 1, 2012, the World Social Forum: Free Palestine brought...Read more

Program: Working Conference and Public Panels – Queer Visions at the World Social Forum: Free Palestine
Sun 25 Nov 2012 pinkwatcher Campaign Updates 0 comment / / / / / / / /

Program: Working Conference and Public Panels – Queer Visions at the World Social Forum: Free Palestine

  Introduction This week, the World Social Forum: Free Palestine to be held in Porto Alegre, Brazil from November 28 to December 1, 2012 will bring together activists from around the world organizing for justice in Palestine. Palestinian Queers for Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions, Pinkwatching...Read more

Call for Endorsements – Queer Visions at the World Social Forum: Free Palestine
Tue 11 Sep 2012 pinkwatcher Campaign Updates 1 comment / / / / /

Call for Endorsements – Queer Visions at the World Social Forum: Free Palestine

The World Social Forum: Free Palestine to be held in Porto Alegre, Brazil from November 28 to December 1, 2012 will bring together activists from around the world organizing for justice in Palestine. Palestinian Queers for Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (PQBDS), Pinkwatching Israel, and alQaws:...Read more

(In)Equality Forum 2012 – The Year’s Biggest Pinkwashing Event – Take Action
Tue 27 Mar 2012 pinkwatcher The Clearinghouse 0 comment / / / / / / / /

(In)Equality Forum 2012 – The Year’s Biggest Pinkwashing Event – Take Action

Dear Friends – The Equality Forum, an annual LGBTQ conference held in Philadelphia, has announced that Israel is their featured nation for 2012, and they have invited the Israeli Ambassador to the United States, Michael Oren, to deliver the keynote speech. Ambassador Oren, who personally has...Read more

Thu 26 Jan 2012 pinkwatcher The Clearinghouse 0 comment / / / / / /

An Open Letter to LGBTIQ Communities and Allies on the Israeli Occupation of Palestine

Cross-posted from queersolidaritywithpalestine.com We are a diverse group of lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and trans activists, academics, artists, and cultural workers from the United States who participated in a solidarity tour in the West Bank of Palestine and Israel from January 7-13, 2012....Read more

Thu 05 Jan 2012 pinkwatcher Pinkwatcher Says 4 comments / / / / / / / / / / /

No, it is not about Gay Rights

By Mikki Stelder January 4, 2012 Why is it that every time we speak of sexuality [in Israel] we also have to speak of the occupation [of Palestine], and not also the opposite? Can we be able to ever speak on sexuality in Israel without talking about the occupation? Aeyal Gross, 2011 (+972MAG) Gross...Read more

Wed 09 Nov 2011 pinkwatcher The Clearinghouse 0 comment / / / / / / /

Imaan joins other LGBT groups calling for the cancellation of an LGBT Interfaith delegation to Israel

Statement by Imaan, LGBTQI Muslim Support Group based in London. A number of LGBTQ activist organizations from across the world have called upon three French religious organizations to cancel an upcoming interfaith delegation to Israel because it violates the Palestinian civil society call for...Read more

Wed 09 Nov 2011 pinkwatcher The Clearinghouse 0 comment / / / / /

“Interfaith Dialogue:” Faith in the a-political at the expense of social justice

Haneen Maikey, Director AlQaws for Sexual & Gender Diversity in Palestinian Society On Thursday November 3rd, an international coalition of 16 queer Palestinian, Arab, and Muslim groups and international allies issued a statement criticizing an “interfaith dialogue”  trip organized by...Read more