A short and historically accurate introduction to the Israel Palestine Conflict

The violence between Israelis and Palestinians is often falsely presented as a conflict between two equal sides with irreconcilable claims to one piece of...

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...

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...

Palestine before 1948

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGBoGKPZlQE

How Palestine Became Colonized

A small documentary on how Palestine became colonized. 

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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‘OIC declaration may lead to major changes in region’

The Istanbul Declaration is a turning point for Palestine and a strategic blow to President Donald Trump’s Jerusalem decision, head of the Council on...

Trump plan to move U.S. embassy to Jerusalem angers Middle East Christians

Some of the festive cheer was missing this weekend at a public Christmas tree lighting near the site where Christians believe an angel proclaimed...

Muslim leaders declare ‘East Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Palestine’

A draft declaration, agreed by delegates from all 57 members from the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Wednesday, invited "all countries to recognize...