Don’t Palestinian Lives Matter? | American Values, Broken System & Funding of Israel Challenged by Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley as Palestinian Civilian Killings & Human Rights Abuses by Israel Rise in Palestine
US Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley Delivers a passionate speech on the floor of Congress addressing Israeli State violence and its human rights abuses in Palestine. She also said that Palestinian Lives Matter in Palestine just as Black Lives Matter in America. (Watch video below)
She also equates the murder of Palestinians and the abuses and injustice of their human rights at the hand of their Israeli occupiers with those of black Americans at the hand American white supremacist police officers, and an unjust American system that needs change.
She also called for a stop of US policy that gives American Tax payers’ money as military aid to Israel to the tune of $3.5 billion per year, which are then used to murder Palestinians and violates their human rights continuously. She also called a change for such funding to becoming conditional.