There is no letter “p” in the Arabic language.

There is no letter “p” in the Arabic language. “Falastin” is how “Falastinians” refer to themselves. Ask a Palestinian what the word means to...

These Chains Will Be Broken: Palestinian Stories of Struggle and Defiance in Israeli Prisons

Hundreds of thousands of Palestinians have experienced life in Israel's prisons since 1967, as did many more in previous decades during the course of...

Palestine and Rule of Power – A MUST-READ INTERVIEW

Alaa Tartir discusses his new edited anthology: Palestine and Rule of Power: Local Dissent vs. International Governance. A new look into how international aid...

A view of Palestine from a bicycle seat

Fifty Miles Wide: Cycling Through Israel and Palestine by Julian Sayarer, Arcadia Books (2020) Julian Sayarer is not a person who lacks ambition. In his twenties, he broke the...

Book Review: The long overdue return of an incredible insider’s view of the Balfour...

“Palestine: The Reality” contains invaluable historical information about the genesis and significance of the Balfour Declaration in 1917, and some startling revelations about the...

West Bank: The Reality of the Separation Wall

A  look at one of the most controversial walls in the world In this episode of Walls of Shame, the producer looks at the plight of...

How the West Stole Democracy From the Arabs – Book Review

How the West Stole Democracy From the Arabs – Book Review How the West Stole Democracy From the Arabs, by Elizabeth F. Thomson. (Photo: Book...

The two State solution always failed

 Ian Lustick’s traces his thinking on why the two-state solution, which he terms the TSS, has failed. He argues that the two-state solution ‘is...

Palestinian Womens activism: Nationalism, Secularism, and Islamism

Shortlisted for the 2019 Palestine Book Award, Islah Jad’s Palestinian Women’s Activism: Nationalism, Secularism, Islamism provides a much-needed historical analysis of Palestinian women’s activism...

CHECKPOINTS 101

Welcome to West Bank Palestine: Daily Harassment, intimidation, discrimination, racism, humiliation, denial of humanitarian treatment, respect and even medical aid, women dying at checkpoints...

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Israeli Apartheid in Covid Times

Palestine Update 439 Comment Israeli Apartheid in Covid Times Human Rights Watch has observed that Israel is legally obliged to provide Covid-19 vaccines to the more than...

Apartheid is too mild a concept

Apartheid is too mild a concept for the way Israel deals with Palestinians under its control when they show any level of resistance. Three...

This is Apartheid

  New position paper by the Israeli Information Center For Human Rights In The Occupied Territories (B’Tselem): More than 14 million people, roughly half of them...