The Zionist Delusional Mentality: Exposed

First, lets establish the fact that Palestine (even according to the Jewish Torah and Literature) was never the native land of the jews. Whether...

On the side of the road- a documentary by Zochrot

The eponymous scene of On the Side of the Road, a documentary that explores Israeli attitudes toward the Palestinian nakba, or catastrophe, occurs midway...

Western leaders betrayed Palestinians 70 years ago.

Palestinians will commemorate the anniversary of the Nakba, or catastrophe, their mass expulsion and dispossession 70 years ago as the new state of Israel...

Palestinian Legal Activism, Between Liberation and the ‘Desire’ for Statehood

The Palestinian national movement was created and sustained by refugees, and it always defined its struggle as a battle not for statehood per se,...

What does the Nakba Mean to Young Palestinians in Israel?

How is the memory of the Nakba sustained by younger generations of Palestinians living in Israel? Unlike Palestinians living in camps or elsewhere in...

Israel aims new Nakba-style weapon at Arab citizens

What Jewish Israelis call their War of Independence, Palestinians refer to as the Nakba, or “catastrophe” in Arabic. During the 1948 war and its...

Distorting awareness and dispelling historical conflict Indigenous Framework and the Palestinians

In recent years, a growing number of scholars, advocates, NGOs, and international human rights organizations have been advocating for the rights of the Bedouin,...

Greenwashing the Naqab

Some questions in the Palestinian context reveals a reality that is anything but sunny. On both sides of the Green Line, in Area C...

Nakba Casebook

Contained here is a list of legal materials — including court cases, statutes, administrative orders, some translated here into English for the first time...

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...

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Where do you stand on Palestine?

Palestine Update 329 Comments Where do you stand on Palestine? In today’s edition of Palestine Updates, we pose this question to readers via a powerful poem by...

Comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable

Palestine Update 328 Comments Comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable The hypocritical comfort with which the international community bypasses responsibility over Israel illegalities in Palestinian territories...

News snippets

Palestine Update 327 News snippets What follows is a collection of articles that once more show how tough the occupation is and what hardship means for...