A twenty-year-old activist from New York
said, "We are fighting an important struggle. If America would only
the truth about what is happening here, they would stop their blind
the Israeli government that denies people basic human rights."
It was after the outpost was demolished that the Friday afternoon ritual marches to The Wall/Fence began after prayers at the mosque, and all the people chant slogans such as:
"The wall will fall in Bilin; the wall will fall like in Berlin."
I was inspired to go to Bil'in, after attending a power point lecture in Gainesville, Florida given by a Palestinian and Jonathan Pollak, an Israeli member of Anarchists Against the Wall/AAtW. Pollak was also a keynote speaker at the 5th International conference in Bil'in, but in November 2006, I heard Pollak say: