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...

A satisfying celebration of Jerusalem

Jerusalem Interrupted: Modernity and Colonial Transformation, 1917-present, edited by Lena Jayyusi, Olive Branch Press (2015) With the Palestinian population of Jerusalem increasingly pushed aside by...

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...

Israeli group finds PA, Hamas partly responsible for crisis

The Gisha organization, which released its report, “Hand on the Switch: Who’s Responsible for Gaza’s Infrastructure Crisis?” said the 1.8 million inhabitants of the...

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,...

Palestine before 1948

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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...

TIMELINE OF PALESTINE’S HISTORY

This timeline spans more than two centuries to explain the dramatic chain of events that led to the establishment of a Jewish state in...

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...

iNakba App

iNakba is a trilingual mobile app (Arabic, Hebrew and English) based on GPS Navigation technology. This app allows users to locate and learn about...

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The EU co-opts a willing racist Israel into its anti-migrant assaults

Palestine Update 276 Opinion The EU co-opts a willing racist Israel into its anti-migrant assaults Political alliances are all too often matters of political convenience and opportunism....

The colonized Palestine

Palestine Update 276 Opinion The colonized Palestine By Ramzy Baroud* By today’s standards, Israel’s presence in Palestinian territories is rank colonialism and colonialism is always rooted in racism....

Trump-Netanyahu prove they are the ultimate in trivial-mindedness

Palestine Update 275 Opinion Trump-Netanyahu prove they are the ultimate in trivial-mindedness Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib may not have got entry into Palestine on her terms, but she...