Why a leading Palestinian activist isn’t fixated on a Palestinian state

In Washington, a generation of diplomats, politicos and wonks see the prospect of peace between Israelis and Palestinians entirely in the context of the...

Has Palestinian unity finally arrived?

You sit around for ages, the old joke goes, waiting for a bus, and then three come along at the same time. Something like...

The EU boycott of Israel’s 1967 celebration does not change its perception of the...

Israel’s plans to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its military occupation of Palestine seem to have been shunned by the EU Ambassador to the...

UK: Balfour Declaration was a catastrophe

Britain acknowledges that the Balfour Declaration was a Nakba, or catastrophe, for the Palestinians, the government’s Arabic spokesman Edwin Samuel has said. “Britain’s position...

Young Palestinians relate brutal experience of Israeli detention

he brutal experiences of young Palestinians, including children, detained by Israel have emerged, Safa News Agency has reported. A lawyer for the PLO’s Prisoners’...

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...

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Real politik versus Trump’s ‘Apprentice’ 

Palestine Update  150 Opinion Real politik versus Trump’s ‘Apprentice’  If Donald Trump thought that the Middle East was as easy to deal with as his TV show...

Conference urges an end to the detention of Palestinian children

Children as young as 12 are routinely taken from their homes at gunpoint then blindfolded, bound and shackled, UNISON’s national delegate conference heard in...

‘You never told me’: Confronting American Jewish myths about Israel

U.S. anti-occupation movement IfNotNow released its “Liberation Syllabus” last week. Crowd-sourced from teachers, students, journalists, and rabbis, the syllabus offers a collection of resources...