Help us tell Carlos Santana to stand up for Palestinian children and cancel his July 30 Tel Aviv concert!

Source: Palestinian BDS National Committee Carlos Santana is scheduled to cross the international picket line called for by Palestinian civil society and perform for apartheid on July 30. Santana has not responded to multiple attempts to contact him by the Palestinian Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) and partners. On June 28 a delegation of Middle East Children’s…

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Basic guidelines for solidarity activists

Originally posted on مدوّنة مريم :
Solidarity  often translates into a saviorship complex, whereby the so called solidarity activist views the oppressed group with pity and aims to help through saving them from their turmoil. Pity as a sentiment stems from feelings of supremacy and arrogance. They enforce subconscious feelings of inferiorizing and othering. Rather than extending arms for…