The abandoned harvest of 1948: Palestinians farmers remember the Nakba

LLife wasn’t easy for Palestinian farmers under the British Mandate. But in 1948, their lives were turned upside down. Lost land: Nakba survivors recall rural...

Edward Said and the ‘rendezvous of victory’

Edward Said and the ‘rendezvous of victory’ Palestinians find inspiration in the first anti-apartheid movement and other struggles against settler colonialism in their call for...

25 years after Oslo

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We will never give up our birthright, insist Palestinian refugees

  As a boy, Mahmoud Hussein fled from his homeland of Palestine as a direct result of the Six-Day War in June 1967. He eventually...

The New Colonizing Nations Fight Each Other to Control World Power

By Roger Van Zwanenberg (Wealth and Power: Global Transformation and Destruction 1492 to 2020 Part 2: Transformation to Urban Industrial Capitalism and the path to Global War) This...

Establishment of Jewish State Western plot to control over region’s oil reserves: Top US...

TEHRAN, May 09 (MNA) – An American analyst believes that the establishment of the Jewish state was a Western plot to extend its influence...

BBC World Service: Miriam and Youssef

Miriam and Youssef’ is a 10-part radio drama from the BBC World Service about the founding of the state of Israel between the years...

Nakba Casebook

Contained here is a list of legal materials — including court cases, statutes, administrative orders, some translated here into English for the first time...

Nakba Day: What is the annual day of catastrophe observed by the Palestinians?

Prior to 1998, the Palestinian Liberation Organisation had avoided dwelling on the exodus and the rights of would-be returnees in favour of pressing for...

The War That Ended Peace – Book Review

By Jim Miles On a recent hiking trip I took along Margaret MacMillan’s pre World War I history, “The War That Ended Peace – The Road...

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Why Israel is trying to criminalize Palestinian civil society

Israel’s designation of six Palestinian NGOs as ‘terrorist organisations’ seeks to undermine the Palestinian struggle for freedom. On October 22, the Israeli defence ministry issued...

Israel’s crimes mounts and chances for peace are minimialized

Palestine Update 504 Comment Israel’s crimes mounts and chances for peace are minimialized A commandeer from the Irgun Zionist militia met death at age 94. The Deir...

Israeli policies strike torment and swell Palestinian insecurity

Palestine Update 503 Comment Israeli policies strike torment and swell Palestinian insecurity It is pertinent to ask racist media sources who the real terrorists in the West...