A large number of international musicians and artists – including well-known bands such as Rage Against The Machine, Pink Floyd and Run The Jewels – have signed an open letter called In it, to boycott Israel culturally and support the Palestinian cause.
In a report – published by the British magazine ” Far Out ” – writer Jack Whiteley affirms that the letter, which was also signed by the American singer Julian Casa blancas and Joseph Moore, and the Canadian duo known as “Chromio”, called for “justice, dignity and the right to self-determination for the people.” Palestinians and all those facing the threat of forced displacement and violence all over the planet. ” Read also Inverted, balloons and the Palestinian flag .. The simplicity of the Almorabat provokes the occupation army The destroyed towers of Gaza .. Under every stone is a story, and behind every wall is a story Hanadi Al-Halawani .. A trip to learn, bond and pursue the path of Al-Aqsa Mosque Hanadi Al-Halawani to Al-Jazeera Net: I pledge to expose the violations of the occupation’s prisons against Jerusalemites
The group called on all musicians to join their voices by “refusing to perform in the complicit Israeli cultural institutions, and standing firmly in support of the Palestinian people and their human right to sovereignty and freedom. We believe that this is crucial to one day live in a world without apartheid.”
The writer adds that the British singer “Roger Waters” and the founder of the band that bears his name; He has long been known to support a cultural boycott of Israel, but the number of signatories to this letter in support of the boycott is unprecedented.
The letter stated, “Silence is a form of complicity with Israeli war crimes, and today silence is no longer an option. Silence is not an option, as the brutal Israeli bombing of besieged Gaza has killed more than 245 people in the past weeks. Silence is not an option because the residents of Sheikh Jarrah in Occupied Jerusalem are constantly being forced to leave their homes. “