50 Years After Res. 242: Israeli Occupation Expands as the UN Watches

It has been 50 years since the U.N. passed a resolution urging Israel to leave the territories seized during the Six Day War. But...

Goan human rights groups condemn Balfour declaration

Members of various Human Rights organisations based in Goa expressed solidarity with the people of Palestine as they struggle to win freedom, dignity, and...

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...

Israel treats protest poetry as crime

 33-year old Arab-Israeli (and self-proclaimed Palestinian) poet, Ms. Dareen Tatour, has been under house arrest. Far from home and relatives, with electronic cuffs on...

“The Siege,” created and performed by The Freedom Theater

The play “The Siege,” created and performed by The Freedom Theater, which is based in the West Bank’s Jenin refugee camp, is itself under...

Activism and political organizing in academia

Activism and political organizing in academia: a conversation with Ilan Pappe A interview-dialogue between Carol Que and Illan Pappe on 11 October 2017* Carol Que...

Palestinian reconciliation? What’s driving Hamas and Fatah this time.

As Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank press for unity, the factions meet for talks in Cairo. Hamas is showing signs...

The transformation of Jerusalem

Last week, a group of Likud members and experts presented Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with a plan to carve up Arab Jerusalem in...

The Bedouin village where compassion ends

The Palestinian residents of Khan al-Ahmar are facing the threat of expulsion from their homes in the West Bank. No matter how hard they...

Living Memories — Testimonies of Palestinians’ Displacement in 1948

A must-read This slim volume of testimonies from Palestinians who experienced the Nakba emphasises several factors which are vital to the preservation of Palestinian memory....

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Israel conducts several airstrikes accross Gaza Strip

Israeli air forces conducted airstrikes targeting several sites in the besieged Gaza Strip on Thursday around dawn, according to local sources. Locals told Ma’an...

China backs State of Palestine with East al-Quds as capital

China has called for the establishment of a Palestinian state with full sovereignty and independence and with East Jerusalem al-Quds as its capital. A...

Palestine dumps US as mediator– Calls them unfit for the task

The Palestinian president has said that the Palestinians will no longer accept any role for the United States in the Middle East peace process...