Since East Jerusalem was annexed, several national parks have been declared in or adjacent to Palestinian neighborhoods, thereby restricting their development and promoting immaterial aims such as maintaining a Jewish majority in Jerusalem.
During Operation Protective Edge B’Tselem recorded a radio spot that recited names of children killed in Gaza. The Israel Broadcast Authority wouldn’t air it, on the grounds of being “controversial”. B’Tselem appealed the decision to the HCJ but was denied. B’Tselem proceeded to post the spot on Facebook and it reached over a million people.
Show us any struggle for change and we’ll show you there are women at its forefront. This is our opportunity to share the human and feminine wealth women on B'Tselem staff bring to our workplace.
Israel exploits the natural resources in the Jordan Valley more than in the rest of the West Bank and prevents Palestinians from using most of the area's land and water resources.
Israel’s regime of occupation is inextricably bound up in human rights violations. B’Tselem strives to end the occupation, as that is the only way forward to a future in which human rights, democracy, liberty and equality are ensured to all people, both Palestinian and Israeli, living between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea.