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Freedom Funnies: There is a checkpoint around this center!

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In 2011, the board of New York’s LGBT Center instituted a ban on all Palestine-related organizing at the center at the urging of Zionist funders like Michael Lucas. One year ago, queer activists and allies occupied the lobby of the center to protest this ban. Two organizers from the organization FIERCE perfomed an amazing spoken word piece at the demonstration that I […]

Freedom Funnies: ‘You Can’t Just Continue’ Part II

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Here is the second part of Ethan Heitner’s interview with Palestinian filmmaker and writer Annemarie Jacir. You can read the first part here. (Click on the first image below to view it larger, and then click in the upper right hand corner to scroll to the next page.)

Freedom Funnies: ‘You Can’t Just Continue’

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This is the latest installment in Ethan Heitner’s Freedom Funnies series for Mondoweiss. It is part one of an interview with Palestinian filmmaker and writer Annemarie Jacir. You can see the entire Freedom Funnies series here.  (Click on the first image below to view it larger, and then click in the upper right hand corner […]

Introducing Freedom Funnies – ‘My Name is Samia Halaby’

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This is the first in a monthly series of comics Ethan Heitner will be producing for Mondoweiss. Heitner is freelance illustrator and cartoonist who also volunteers with Adalah-NY: The New York Campaign for the Boycott of Israel. More of his work can be seen on his website, www.freedomfunnies.com and in the magazine World War 3 Illustrated. He […]