Israeli court orders illegal, forced transfer of Palestinian Bedouins and other stories

Today we look at the Israeli High Court ruling on mass expulsions in Masafer Yatta; a severe anti-abortion law advanced in Louisiana, US; and more

May 06, 2022 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up we look at the Israeli High Court of Justice’s ruling to allow the illegal and forces expulsion of Palestinians from Masafer Yatta, Occupied West Bank; the Abolition of Abortion Act advanced in Louisiana, which will declare abortion as a homicide crime, just days after the US Supreme Court’s draft decision overturning Roe v. Wade was leaked; a hunger strike launched by dozens of teachers in Ecuador to demand the implementation of the Organic Law of Intercultural Education following a veto by President Guillermo Lasso; and the major deforestation looming over the tropical Cerrado in Brazil to make way for an agribusiness project.