Free DVDs for Gaza Home Screenings

The War Around Us

Thanks to a generous donation, we are providing free DVDs (while supplies last) of the award-winning documentary The War Around Us to people who will hold a home screening with 50 people or less. (To organize a larger screening in your community, please contact the film maker.)

Synopsis of the film

The War Around Us is the true story of the only two international journalists on the ground in Gaza as Israel bombarded and invaded in 2008-9. Al Jazeera’s Cairo-born, Arab-American Ayman Mohyeldin and Arab-British Sherine Tadros reported from Gaza City throughout the devastating 22-day assault.

This riveting and introspective award-winning film chronicles the bonds of friendships under stress, the ethics of journalism in conflict, and people’s resilience during war. With never-before-seen footage and testimonies reported from one of the most besieged places on earth, the film bears witness to how Gaza changed these two world-famous journalists forever.

The crisis in Gaza is not a natural disaster for which we should simply donate humanitarian aid. Unlike a tsunami or an earthquake, which we cannot stop, this is a man-made disaster – and one that we are all funding through the over $8.5 million per day of our tax money to Israel. We must increase the number of people calling on Congress and President Obama to end the carnage in Gaza. The way to do that is by each of us giving our friends, family, and neighbors the facts!

Watch the trailer

Request Your Free DVD

To get your free DVD, along with fact sheets to give to your guests, please email your request to materials@ifamericansknew.org. Make sure to include a physical mailing address!

Please note that we can only ship these within the United States.

Israel-Palestine Timeline

Our latest project Israel-Palestine Timeline: The human cost of the conflict records photos and information for each person who has been killed in the ongoing violence. Visit the site

History of the Israel Lobby


Alison Weir's book Against Our Better Judgement: How the U.S. was used to create Israel brings together meticulously sourced evidence to outline the largely unknown history of U.S.-Israel relations.


Buy it on Amazon, and visit the book website for reviews, more ordering options, and upcoming author events.

Palestine Photography Project


The Palestine Photography Project reproduces high quality images of historic pre-1948 Palestine from the Library of Congress. Visit the site

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