India’s deepening love affair with Israel

Under Modi’s Hindu nationalist government, the strategic, military, and ideological ties between Israel and India are growing stronger. Under Modi’s Hindu nationalist government, the strategic,...

Palestine-Israel: A return to the peace process?

After a hiatus of many years, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas met on Monday with Israeli Defence Minister Benny Gantz, also the leader of the...

International Study: Rebuilding of Gaza need for up to US$485 million

The eleven days of hostilities in May 2021 in Gaza resulted in the loss of over 260 people, including 66 children and 41 women,...

Director of newly-released documentary wants Jewish viewers to question their views on Israel

An Israeli director has said that he hopes his documentary about a US Jewish student's view on the Israeli occupation of Palestine will make viewers question their stance on the issue. "The...

A new Palestinian uprising

Media and international attention may be declining, but the momentum for the ‘Unity Intifada’ is not, writes Yara Hawari THE ongoing Palestinian uprising against the...

Slaying some myths, swallowing others

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EXPLAINER: Why are Palestinians protesting against Abbas?

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Delayed reconstruction in Gaza exacerbates suffering of homeowners

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Abu al-Ezz Sheikh Dib, 45, spoke about his suffering due to the delayed reconstruction of destroyed houses in the Gaza Strip...

Abbas offered four solutions to allow first Palestinian elections in 15 years but decided...

A Palestinian official said President Mahmoud Abbas was offered at least four solutions to allow the first Palestinian elections in 15 years to move...

‘NYT’ coverage of the Human Rights Watch ‘Apartheid’ report is a game-changer

‘NYT’ coverage of the Human Rights Watch ‘Apartheid’ report is a game-changer Having grown up in a secular liberal Jewish family in and around New...

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Israel’s political ploys perpetually trigger Palestinian distress

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Palestine Update : In Support of Australia’s Cuisine & Culture 

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GUARDIAN OP-ED SUGGESTS JEWS CRY ANTISEMITISM TO SILENCE CRITICISM OF ISRAEL

by Adam Levick “Why are Australia and its media so fearful of debate on Israel’s treatment of Palestinians?”, asks Australia-based journalist Louise Adler in her Oct. 9th Guardian op-ed. Her answer,...