May 15th is Nakba Day, a time to commemorate the 700,000 Palestinians displaced from their homes and lands 71 years ago.
We had thought that Airbnb was on the side of justice and human rights when it agreed to delist rentals on stolen Palestinian land late last year. However last month, Airbnb did a complete reversal and will continue to allow rental suites on the ruins of Palestinian lives and land.
Already 150,000 of us have called on Airbnb to do the right thing.
Please send a personal email to executives. Personal emails work best. Here is an example:
I am writing to inform you that I will not an Airbnb customer because Airbnb rents out suites on illegally occupied Palestinian land. Until this policy changes, i will not use Airbnb and will encourage my family, friends and social networks to do the same.