The biggest prison on earth

Professor Ilan Pappé’s latest book, “The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories”, is a review of Israeli policy towards the...

The US and Israel Share a History of ethnic cleansing

What connects Palestinian and Indigenous American scholarship and activism? What does it mean to decolonize settler societies? These are some of the questions tackled...

Cracks in the Wall: Beyond Apartheid in Palestine/Israel January 14, 2019 Ben White...

  Cracks in the Wall: Beyond Apartheid in Palestine/Israel January 14, 2019   Ben White discusses his new book "Cracks in the Wall", it examines narratives that...

Poisoned Toothpaste And Exploding Phones: Israel’s Proxy For War

A new book chronicles these techniques and asserts that Israel has carried out at least 2,700 assassination operations in its 70 years of existence. Poisoned...

‘Lives in Common’ recalls a not-too-distant time when Arabs and Jews lived as neighbors

Projecting the Palestinian-Israeli conflict's intensity and seeming intractability today onto the past, many people assume that enmity has been at the fore of relations for...

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...

Palestine: The End of the Bedouins?

Today, most of the Jordan Valley, undoubtedly one of the most ravishing landscapes on the planet, is situated in what is known as Area...

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...

Silence is an Occupation all Its Own

An interview Silence is an occupation all its own: an occupation by the dominant and deeply flawed Israeli narrative. But refusing to see the nuance...

Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict: A Primer

Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict: A Primer Phyllis Bennis If you have ever wondered “Why is there so much violence in the Middle East?”, “Who are the...

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Palestine Update 236 Opinion Easter 2019 May the peace of the Risen Christ touch our hearts and our lives in a special way. May that peace flow...

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Palestine Update 235 Opinion Threatening livelihoods Israel’s political methods are routinely bizarre when it comes to battering the Palestinian economy. Israel is convinced that, when it hurts...