From the Gazan table: Palestinian cuisine

Food writing can be intensely political, and perhaps it’s even more so when it is a book with recipes for Palestinian dishes. London-based writer...

US Singer John Legend Defends Human Rights of Palestinians

  Influenced by Ilhan Omar’s criticism of Israel’s influence on U.S. politics, John Legend a singer, songwriter, record producer, activist, and actor from the United...

How Gaza’s entrepreneurial spirit could change the narrative of despair

A new report by the Israeli human rights organization Gisha, which surveyed small businesses in the Gaza Strip, provides a clear validation to the...

Over 300 public figures from around the world: Forcible transfer of Khan al-Ahmar community...

Over 300 elected officials, legal scholars, academics, artists, faith leaders, and activists from around the world and Israel published an open letter voicing opposition...

Israeli criticism of journalists on Gaza border conflicts with video

Israel's military has suggested that a photo it has distributed shows journalists are willingly being used as human shields by Palestinian militants during recent...

Veteran IDF soldiers continue ‘Breaking the Silence’ despite Israeli government crack down

Fourteen years ago, Ido Evans-Paz was a young IDF combatant soldier. While stationed at the southernmost point of the West Bank, in 'Firing Zone...

Israel banned call to prayer in Ibrahimi Mosque hundreds of times in 2017

The Israeli occupation authorities banned the Muslim call to prayer in Al-Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron hundreds of times last year, the Palestinian Ministry of...

Separation wall graffiti: Art or occupation tourism?

  Tourists trickle in and out of The Walled Off Hotel in this Palestinian city, crowding around Israel's separation wall to spray graffiti slogans, murals...

To Exist is to Resist: Documenting Biodiversity in Occupied Palestine

Nestled into a crowded Bethlehem hillside, just downhill from a Christian nunnery, and just uphill from a rocky field used by Palestinian shepherds to...

‘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...

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