Are you looking for unique gift ideas that also warm the spirit? When you shop End the Occupation, you'll find many beautifully crafted items. Some are made in Palestine, enabling you to "buy-cott" the occupation by keeping Palestinian farmers in business.
Here's a superb selection of 10 gifts covering a broad price range. We think you'll enjoy giving any one of them (to a friend, or yourself!).
Thank you for shopping End the Occupation during the holidays. Every purchase you make supports our important work.
|Gifts available from our online store:|
|Infused Organic Olive Oils |
Our partner, Canaan Fair Trade, offers certified-organic, extra virgin, cold-pressed olive oils, infused with subtle hints of spice. Available in these six-bottle cases: garlic, mixed peppercorns, or an assorted case of garlic, peppercorn and chili pepper flavors. Made in Palestine.
$63 per case (choose garlic, mixed peppercorns, or assorted) plus shipping
|Olive Oil Soaps |
Crafted from 72% certified Fair Trade and organic oils by the women-owned cooperatives of Canaan Fair Trade. Palestinian olive oil (80%) blended with coconut oil from Sri Lanka (20%). No added perfumes. Cut by hand in Palestine, following a tradition passed down from the 7th Century.
$48 (case of 12) or $168 (case of 48) plus shipping
|Occupied Voices |
In 2000, Wendy Pearlman, a doctoral student in Middle East politics and longtime human rights activist, spent six months living and studying in the West Bank. Her book grows out of her sojourn and "provide[s] a window into the human dimension of their struggle" by letting the Palestinians speak for themselves.
$15 plus shipping, 257-page paperback
|Witness in Palestine |
With hundreds of color photographs, original maps and eyewitness stories, you'll follow Anna Baltzer's work in the West Bank, documenting human rights abuses and supporting Palestinian-led nonviolent resistance. Meet the people of Palestine and the Israeli and international volunteers supporting their nonviolent movement for freedom and equality.
$25 plus shipping, 320-page paperback
|Colors from Palestine 2011 Wall Calendar |
Celebrate Palestinian visual arts and support the work of young artists in Gaza. Calendar pages are filled with reminders of historical dates in the Palestinian struggle, important religious holidays, and key events observed by the U.N. and global civil society.
$20 plus shipping
|Gifts available in our Zazzle store (proceeds support our work) |
|15oz. Jumbo Mug |
Are your mornings "Occupation-Free"? Our mug provides an inspirational way to start your day, or to ornament your desk as a subtle advertisement to colleagues. Choose from a variety of colors.
$21 plus shipping
Create "facts on the desk" with our 9.25"-by-7.75" mousepad. Durable cloth cover and non-slip backing.
$13 plus shipping
| Women's Hoodie |
Wherever you spend the winter, be warmer and brighter in the stark, justice-evoking color palette of End the Occupation. Our long-sleeve, lightweight hooded T-shirt is 100% cotton, double-stitched, made in the USA, and available in all sizes.
$39 plus shipping
|Tote Bag |
Carry the "End The Occupation" message with you across town. Our Jumbo Tote will hold all your essentials: petitions, postcards, clipboards, pens, bullhorns, handcuffs... you name it! Made from 100% cotton, it has a squared off bottom and extra long natural web handles.
$25 plus shipping
| Holiday Cards|
Imagine a spherical tree ornament covered with the logos of US Campaign member groups, and surrounded by twinke lights. We just might offer you the real ornament in 2011!
Greeting inside reads: "May your work for peace in solidarity with friends and family bring joy to your holidays." Envelope included.
$3.35 each, plus shipping