Tag Archive for West Bank

Palestinian doctors to strike today

According to this report on the Ma’an website, West Bank doctors are going on strike today. They are angry at the Palestinian Authority for not living up to its side of an agreement with their union. The report continues: “Only…

West Bank universities on strike

According to this report, thousands of university employees in the West Bank, as well as students, have launched a three day strike.  The strike has nothing to do with the Israeli occupation — it is entirely focussed on bread-and-butter, economic…

Female journalists demand union representation

Dozens of female journalists from Gaza rallied on Sunday in front of the office of the Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate in Gaza City, demanding that membership be opened up to women. Journalist Dunya Isma’il called on the PJS to introduce a…