Of peacemakers, prisoners, racism, land grab, and solidarity!

The Question of Palestine has two three facets to it. One is the dreadful occupation replete with chronicles of unheard of crimes against humanity....

Trump’s “theft of the century: Not a vision but a deja-vue

As the dust settles over Trump’s announcement of the ‘Deal of the Century’, what is the real impact of the White House vision for...

Meet the Guardian of Palestine’s Past

ANOTHER WAY TO VIEW HISTORY Nazareth, the storied biblical city filled with the ghosts of Christianity’s past — or so the narrative goes. Ahmad Mrowat,...

Barghouthi: The Gaza protests show that non-violent resistance will triumph

Israel was exposed as an oppressive, ruthless state that violates international law by using lethal, high-velocity bullets against peaceful protesters, but it has not...

“Aid” in Context of Israeli Violations

Palestinians’ need for aid is exclusively a result of decade-long conflict with Israel. However, aid to both Israel and Palestine is militarized, furthering and...

A betrayal of the Palestinian narrative’

The Palestinian Ministry of Culture and Education in Ramallah has announced that it is suspending ties with UNWRA, the relief and work agency of...

Why Israel can’t defeat a Palestinian poet?

Dareen Tatour felt sad as she watched this year’s “march of return” on television. The poet had wanted to attend the event in memory...

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...

Surveillance of Palestinians has always been an integral part of Israel’s colonial project. Before the creation of the state of Israel, squads from the...

Israel denies treatment to Palestinians with brain tumors

Israel frequently blocks patients from traveling to receive treatment that is not available in Gaza’s hospitals.  Omar AshtawyAPA images May was a horrific month in Gaza....

Latest article

Unsilencing Gaza – Reflections on Resistance

by Sara Roy Pluto Press £19.99   SARA ROY’S stated aim in writing this book is to explain the significance of the occupation of Gaza, analysing its...

Swedish church calls for study into Israel’s standards of law keeping

Palestine Update 507 Comment Swedish church calls for study into Israel’s standards of law keeping When a church body that carries influence and clout speaks up, Israel...

Resistance literature and ‘pedagogy of the oppressed’ in colonized Palestine

By Haider Eid This semester, I am teaching two novels and a few short stories written by brilliant, critical “Orientals,” and Africans following Edward Said’s...