‘Here’s Why You Can’t Extinguish Us’: On Broadening Holocaust Remembrance Day by Benay Blend

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.

If those who desecrated Remy’s wall really read this, perhaps they would understand that their version of the Holocaust leaves out the ethnic cleansing and genocide of Indigenous people, both here and in Palestine. Moreover, by erasing his murals, they are actively promoting the erasure of that history, and with that, contributing to a genocide that continues to this day.

Continue reading at http://www.palestinechronicle.com/heres-why-you-cant-extinguish-us-on-broadening-holocaust-remembrance-day/

Santa Fe’s Palestine Murals Remind Us This Is Stolen Land by Elena Ortiz

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.

The images on that stucco wall show the truth of settler colonialism and the effects it has on Indigenous people. They were put there to show solidarity with our Palestinian relatives in the face of brutal occupation; to illuminate injustice and shed light on this nation’s complicity in Israel’s genocide of the Palestinian people.

Continue reading at https://therednation.org/2020/01/21/santa-fes-palestine-murals-remind-us-this-is-stolen-land/