The hundred years war on Palestine – Conquest and resistance

Rashid Khalidi’s account of Jewish settlers’ conquest of Palestine is informed and passionate. It pulls no punches in its critique of Jewish-Israeli policies (policies...

Remembering the handover of ‘one Palestine, complete’

  On this day in 1920, the first High Commissioner for Palestine, 1st Viscount Samuel, Herbert Samuel, was handed the administration of the country by...

A 50-Year Occupation: Israel’s Six-Day War Started With a Lie

FIFTY YEARS AGO, between June 5 and June 10, 1967, Israel invaded and occupied East Jerusalem, the West Bank, the Gaza Strip, and the Golan...

Palestinians look to a digital future to connect with their past

Virtual reality tours have replaced flag-waving rallies as Palestinians facing coronavirus restrictions create digital spaces to lament the loss of their physical homeland in...

A doomed Middle East Peace

A Doomed Middle-East Peace Jul 14, 2020SHLOMO BEN-AMI The late PLO chairman, Yasser Arafat, was right to reject the peace proposal made at Camp David 20...

Palestinian Sports: Decades before and after the Nakba

Most of sport sociologists believe that nothing awakens national feeling so easily and strongly as sporting success. Glorious history, royalty, a splendid army, democracy...

Image and reality of a conflict

The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonial Conquest and Resistance Rashid Khalidi writes a sharp and insightful history of the region,...

Palestinian Rejection of Zionism is a Historical, Anti-Colonial Strategy

Palestinian Rejection of Zionism is a Historical, Anti-Colonial Strategy (Part 1 of 2) by Ramona Wadi | Oct 1, 2020 Zionist colonial narratives do not take Palestinian history into...

Forests in Palestine

The Palestinian ecosystems defined here as West Bank and Gaza Strip, including East Jerusalem, are home to an estimated 23,159 hectares of forested areas....

RAMIFICATIONS OF THE US MIDDLE EAST PLAN ON THE FUTURE OF JERUSALEM –ANALYSIS PAPER

  Jerusalem 1967-2020: The Truth About Annexation In June of 1967, Israel conquered East Jerusalem and the West Bank (in addition to the Golan Heights, the...

Latest article

Why can’t the EU say the word apartheid?

Palestine Update 467 Why can’t the EU say the word apartheid? Ali Abunimah Rights and Accountability The European Union refuses to recognize the reality of Israel’s regime...

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...