What will liberation look like for North America and Palestine?

What will liberation look like for North America and Palestine? Steven Salaita makes the case for a global decolonization movement, in a book that...

B’Tselem-produced documentary project receives WebFest Best Interactive Experience Award

“The Invisible Walls of Occupation” was announced as winner of the Best Interactive Experience Award at the T.O. WebFest 2017, a Toronto festival dedicated...

British Labour to ‘Immediately’ recognize Palestine if elected

Britain’s Labour party announced, in its 2017 elections manifesto, that, if elected in June, the party would immediately recognize the state of Palestine. The...

New Settlement Planned for Amona Evacuees — 140,000 to be Forced Out of Jerusalem

The Israeli Civil Administration’s High Planning Committee has approved the building of a new colonial settlement in the occupied West Bank for the evacuees...

Palestinians refuse to be intimidated into abandoning resistance

Less than two weeks after Palestinian, Israeli, and international activists set up the Sumud Freedom Camp in the southern occupied West Bank district of...

PA asks UN to act against Israeli ‘Judaization’

The Palestinian Authority (PA) has urged the UN Security Council to take action to protect Jerusalem from Israeli attempts to “Judaize” the city, the...

Palestinian MKs demand Israeli officials be punished for demolitions of Bedouin homes

Taleb Abu Arar, a member of the Joint List coalition that represents Palestinian citizens of Israel in the Israeli parliament, the Knesset, released a...

John Trengove withdraws from upcoming Israeli LGBT Tel Aviv film festival​

Respecting the Palestinian BDS boycott of Israel, award-winning South African film director, John Trengove, has withdrawn from the upcoming Israeli LGBT Tel Aviv film...

Isreal celebrations of 50 years of capture leads to clashes

Celebrations of Jerusalem Day, which began on Tuesday and ended at Wednesday evening, have led to clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces...

Settlers force their way into Al Aqsa compound

Hundreds of Israeli settlers on Wednesday forced their way into East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, according to a Palestinian official. Firas al-Dibs, a...

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The Gaza crisis, explained in eight graphics

Gaza is home to almost two million Palestinians, the majority of whom are long-term refugees (a further 3.25 million Palestinians live in the West...

Kairos is us- the vision of Palestinian Christians

Palestine Update 195 A special edition from Palestine Updates Kairos is us- the vision of Palestinian Christians Excerpts from a speech by Rifat Kassis at the opening...

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Palestine Update 194CommentOf Palestinian victories and Israel’s harassment pranksPalestinians are compelled to cope with Israel’s bullying tactics day after day. Israel’s arrogant...