Israel, White House Abandon Pretense of Peace Process

The remarkable run of international attention aimed at solving the Israel-Palestine conflict has run its course. In the decades from the Security Council deliberations...

The road from apartheid: Lessons, warnings and hope from South Africa

Democracy didn’t solve apartheid’s problems – it sparked a process of addressing them that could not start beforehand. South Africa should remind Israeli and...

Don’t do injustice to Gaza

More than three years ago, Gaza lived through an indescribable inferno due to criminal Israeli aggression, which resulted in the martyrdom of 2,250 people,...

Palestinians may be on verge of charting new political path

At a time of political indecisiveness and the absence of a vision or agreed-upon strategy, the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) is seriously considering calling...

Criminalizing support for Palestinian human rights

Progressive American senators are having a hard time explaining their support for a law that would criminalize support for the Palestinian boycott movement, BDS. It...

The new normal of today

Israelis uphold their discriminatory policies in several ways and are severely affecting life in the West Bank. The enforced permit system, were the Palestinians have...

The Arab condition and Palestinian perseverance in Jerusalem

It is difficult to convince Arab nations of the usefulness of the League of Arab States, with all its infrastructure and institutions. It is...

Power to the People: Why Palestinian Victory in Jerusalem is a Pivotal Moment

Neither Fatah nor Hamas have been of much relevance to the mass protests staged around Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem. Neither have American pressure,...

Netanyahu’s new plan: Getting rid of Israel’s Palestinians

The idea of territorial or population swaps as part of a final-status agreement with the Palestinians is not new. Many have previously propounded it,...

Jerusalem’s identity and the current Palestinian-Israeli conflict

The identity and the special status of the old city of Jerusalem have already complicated the core issues of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict since the...

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Trips to Middle East – Israel, Palestine, & Christ at the Checkpoint May 23...

Rooted in Christian pilgrimage, this multiple perspective trip offers travelers the opportunity to meet with Palestinian and Israeli peacemakers, artists, and activists; learn about...

Israel may be pushing its luck with EU too far

When it comes to the various stakeholders in the Israeli Palestinian conflict Israel has guaranteed American support in almost whatever it does. Other stakeholders,...

Israeli folly and reverse migration

Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) has reported a “negative migration balance” with “the number of those who left Occupied more than those...