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...

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: 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...

It’s all a question of timing

When Sahar Khalifeh’s "Passage to the Plaza" appeared in English this year, thirty years after its initial publication, it seemed out of sync –...

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...

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...

Dialogue in Palestine. The People to People Diplomacy Programme and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

International donors have influenced and shaped narratives on Palestine, to the point that to speak about Palestine without reflection is an exercise in disseminating...

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...

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Hamas has not recognized Israel or laid down its arms. However, several factors have combined to transform it from an opposition group championing armed...