“It is justice and respect that I want the world to dust off and put - without delay, and with tenderness - back on the head of the Palestinian child. It will be imperfect justice and respect because the injustice and disrespect have been so severe. But I believe we are right to try.” - Alice Walker
Faris OIdeh, 14, 10 days before he was shot by Israeli Troops in 2000
Israeli military forces arrest two brothers, Mohammed and Abdul Majid, and Rami Abu Alillat in Hebron March 2011. These boys were taken to an unknown destination.
“You cannot continue to victimize someone else just because you yourself were a victim once—there has to be a limit.” - Edward W. Said
Israeli forces detain a 5-year-old Palestinian boy for throwing stones in Al-Khalil - AlAlam.IR
“How much longer is the world willing to endure this spectacle of wanton cruelty?” - Bertrand Russell
“The first thing you notice, coming to Israel from the Arab world, is that you have left the most courteous region of the globe and entered the rudest. The difference is so profound that you're left wondering when the mutation in Semitic blood occurred, as though God parted the Red Sea and said: "Okay, you rude ones, keep wandering toward the Promised Land. The rest of you can stay here and rot in the desert, saying 'welcome, most welcome' and drowning each other in tea until the end of time.” - Tony Horwitz, Baghdad Without a Map and Other Misadventures in Arabia
“There's a Palestine that dwells inside all of us, a Palestine that needs to be rescued: a free Palestine where all people regardless of color, religion, or race coexist; a Palestine where the meaning of the word 'occupation' is only restricted to what the dictionary says rather than those plenty of meanings and connotations of death, destruction, pain, suffering, deprivation, isolation and restrictions that Israel has injected the word with.” - Refaat Alareer, Gaza Writes Back
The images below depict the daily lives of a vast majority of Palestinian teens and pre-teens and the treatment they endure at the hands of the Israeli Army.