The Israeli press, late last night, announced the news that Puerto Rican Jazz Pianist Eddie Palmieri, who has won nine Grammy awards, has cancelled his performance at the Red Sea Jazz festival.
For this reason, various campaigns have been organized in order to put pressure on Israel to change its apartheid policies.
A. Human Sciences Research Council of South Africa (HSRC) study : Israel is practicing both colonialism and apartheid in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT).
B. Full report of the South African Human Sciences Research Council
C. Israel/Palestine, South Africa and the ‘One-State Solution’: The Case for an Apartheid Analysis
[Bakan, Abigail B. and Abu-Laban, Yasmeen(2010)
D. Do Israel’s practices in occupied Palestinian territory, namely the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza, amount to the crimes of colonialism and apartheid under international law?