35 The First Intifada, 30 Years Later

On this episode, we took a look back at the First Intifada following its 30th anniversary. We spoke with Mezna Qato about the history of the First Intifada, it’s legacy, and how it can help us better understand our present moment.

Show Notes:


Free Ahed Tamimi

National Students for Justice in Palestine

Free Dareen Tartour

Stop Deportations and Grant Asylum to African Refugees in Israel

Stop Trump’s Embassy Move


Mezna Qato

“Against the Law,” by Mezna Qato & Kareem Rabie, Jacobin

Palestinians remember Yitzchak Rabin’s ‘broken bones’ policy

IDF testimony about Rabin’s ‘broken bones’ order

Video of IDF soldiers attacking boy with rocks

-“Palestinians call general strike, rallies to protest Trump Jerusalem move,” Reuters


“Go hold bar mitzvahs for dogs,’ Orthodox lawmaker tells Reform Jews,” Times of Israel

Agents of Shield Season 5, Rotten Tomatoes

Runaways Season 1, Rotten Tomatoes

“What Disney’s Acquisition of Fox Means for Marvel’s Superhero Movies,” Vox


Uncle Moishy and the Mitzvah Men

“Battle of the Two Uncle Moishys,” COL Live

Justice for Colten Boushie Fundraiser

“Discussion Guide: Justice for Colten Boushie,” by Idle No More

“The long list of problems Colten Boushie’s family says marred the case,” CBC

“Colten Boushie and Settlers’ Justice,” The Tyee

“RCMP Facebook group claims Colten Boushie ‘got what he deserved,’” APTN