The unconscionable and criminal conspiracy between the Zionists and Britain resulted in a floold of Jewish immigrants to Palestine. Palestinian land was seized and its resistance was brutally suppressed. A racist Israeli state was established on the ruins and destruction of the Palestinian homeland.
Tamam Al-Akhal, 1998
Tamam Al-Akhal's paintings are featured in the 2007 calendar and also available as framed prints on canvas paper at PalestineOnlineStore.com.
Unholy Alliance - Click for full painting and artist's statement
Israel's establishment was at the expense of the Palestinian native population, the event is referred to as "Al Nakba," meaning "the Catastrophe." That year saw the mass displacement of more than 700,000 Palestinians from their cities and villages, massacres of civilians, and the razing to the ground of 400 Palestinian villages.