The Madison-Rafah Sister City Project

Year: 2013

  • Esraa Yaseen, Mondoweiss, November 5, 2013 The Rafah border crossing. (Image via I was supposed to be in Egypt on Sunday October 27 to start my trip to Doha […]

  • Humanities Building, Rm 2650 UW-Madison 7:00 pm Josh Ruebner of the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation will speak and sign copies of his new book Shattered Hopes: Obama’s […]

  • Its legal status is contested, its land is divided and thousands of its citizens emigrate every year – so how does Palestine’s economy function? A Palestinian labourer works at a […]

  • Girls Preparatory School A, Rafah A gift from the Madison-Rafah Sister City Project and others, Dedicated to Karin Sandvik   More on the Maia Project from the Middle East Children’s […]

  • World Bank Report No. AUS2922 October 2, 2013 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY i. Restrictions on economic activity in Area C of the West Bank have been particularly detrimental to the Palestinian economy. […]

  • Saturday, October 12th 2013 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm High Noon Saloon $5 Suggested Donation Music con Brio w/ special guest Yid Vicious, Intemperance Collective Family Friendly Benefit/fundraiser with proceeds […]

  • WORT 89.9FM Madison Regardless of the position taken Syrian involvement, it is important to analyze all of the factors and possible consequences of action or lack thereof. On Thursday September […]

  • Breakthrough! Quakers Spanning 3 States Call For Boycott & Divestment Anna Baltzer, US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation National Organizer, September 4th, 2013 Quakers call for boycott & divestment! […]

  • Anthony Bahl Obituary

    Anthony “Tony” Joseph Bahl, age 72, of Chicago, died peacefully on August 1st after a courageous battle with Mesothelioma surrounded by his daughters, Michele Bahl of Madison, WI, and Amy […]

  • Jews for Boycotting Israeli Goods, July 1, 2013 An extensive list of 153 signatories from 24 different countries (below and at have signed a solidarity message in support of […]

  • Burger Ranch, a rival, announced it would open a branch in Ariel “for the glory of the state of Israel” Israelis eat at a kosher McDonald’s restaurant in Tel Aviv. […]

  • US Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel, June 26, 2013 USACBI is a signatory of the following statement in solidarity with BDS activists in France facing repression […]


  • Playgrounds for Palestine Annual Benefit Dinner Nile Restaurant [Map] 5:30 pm-8:00 pm The Madison chapter of Playgrounds for Palestine is pleased to invite you to attend a talk given by […]

  • “A Public Affair” WORT 89.9 FM 12 noon “A Public Affair” will be previewing the performance this Thursday, April 4th, of a one man play — We Belong to the […]

  • Ramzy Baroud, CounterPunch, March 21, 2013 “Hi Papa .. Don’t worry about me too much, right now I am most concerned that we are not being effective. I still don’t […]

  • Click image for full screen Visualizing Palestine, March 2013 DESCRIPTION In partnership with EWASH (a coalition working in the water and sanitation sector in Palestine), VP produced ‘West Bank Water’, […]

  • Trailer "5 Broken Cameras" from Guy Davidi on Vimeo. Hummus and a Movie: Screening of 5 Broken Cameras Our Saviors Lutheran Church 550 Lincoln Drive, Sun Prairie 6:30 pm [Map] […]