Israeli taboos must be broken for honest and open discussion

Palestine was never really there. A thousand years is just a worthless length of time, and all you see on the ground is a...

What’s Wrong With the Anti-Semitism Awareness

The Alliance for Academic Freedom, an organization of liberal and progressive academics that combats infringements on academic freedom relating to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on...

Settlements will be Israel’s downfall

For Israel, the settlement enterprise, as many refer to it, is about the stealth of land and legitimizing this covertness. It is an expansionist...

BDS activists defy US moves to curb Palestine advocacy

In the United States, far away from Israel, there is a related storm a-brewing. In recent months, state legislatures have been passing bills that...

I404 NOT FOUND: HOW SILICON VALLEY FORGOT PALESTINE

In the tech sector we often seek to avoid politics, and Israel and Palestine is perhaps the most political matter of all. Yet with...

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,...

Oslo revisited: Was the US ever the ‘honest broker’?

The Oslo Accords marked the first time Israel and the Palestinian Liberation Organisation formally recognised one another.   Not a peace treaty in itself, the Oslo...

The March of Return continues and is likely to continue – Hani al-Masri

Nevertheless, growing dangers are threatening it, but they are of the sort that can be defeated. They stem from Arab and international pressures aimed...

The US joins Israel to derail democracy yet again

“For too long, the U.N. has been unfairly biased in favor of the Palestinian Authority to the detriment of our allies in Israel,” U.S....

Britain’s mea culpa on Balfour Declaration will not come

If President Abbas and the Palestinian people were hoping for a historic gesture from Great Britain relating to their continuing calamity as a result...

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Christmas Alert 2018

Palestine Update Nr. 178 – Christmas Alert 2018 Dieser Update liegt im Englischen vor und ist unter der folgenden Facebook-Seite anzuschauen. Er ist diesmal im...

Palästinenser stehen vor der Auslöschung und die Welt schläft.

Palestine Update Nr. 177 12. 10-18 Palästinenser stehen vor der Auslöschung und die Welt schläft. Meinung Während die Palästinenser in Gefahr stehen ausgerottet zu werden macht die...

Amnesty warns of new ‘zero tolerance’ policy by Israel soldiers at Gaza fence

Amnesty International today warned of a new “zero tolerance” policy by Israeli forces towards Palestinian demonstrators in the occupied Gaza Strip, raising “fears of...