NYU Students for Justice in Palestine: “The same forces behind the genocide of black people in America are behind the genocide of Palestinians.”

Please TAKE ACTION RIGHT NOW and send your letter to the UN Office of the Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide and the International Criminal Court Prosecutor.

In the past 48 hours another two black men have been lynched by the police. The total number of black people lynched by cops in 2016 now totals 136. We must remember that many US police departments train with the‪#‎IsraeliDefenseForces‬. The same forces behind the genocide of black people in America are behind the genocide of Palestinians. What this means is that Palestinians must stand with our black comrades. We must struggle for their liberation. It is as important as our own. ‪#‎AltonSterling‬ is as important as ‪#‎AliDawabsheh‬. Palestinian liberation and black liberation go together. We must recognize this and commit to building for it.

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