Passage to the Plaza

Passage to the Plaza is a fast-paced novel that follows a multi-generational cast through the first Palestinian Intifada. It is written from a predominantly female...

‘The long journey of a refugee trying to return home’ — Salman Abu Sitta’s memoir BY HATIM KANAANEH  SEPTEMBER 1, 2020  Share on Facebook Share on Twitter   In the preface...

A view of Palestine from a bicycle seat

Fifty Miles Wide: Cycling Through Israel and Palestine by Julian Sayarer, Arcadia Books (2020) Julian Sayarer is not a person who lacks ambition. In his twenties, he broke the...

The Sand Catcher

GU-Q scholar pens debut novel on complexity of Palestinian memory Author and scholar Omar Khalifah (pictured), an associate professor of Arabic literature and culture at...

How the West Stole Democracy From the Arabs – Book Review

How the West Stole Democracy From the Arabs – Book Review How the West Stole Democracy From the Arabs, by Elizabeth F. Thomson. (Photo: Book...

Palestinian Citizens in Israel: A History Through Fiction, 1948-2010

In the aftermath of the 1948 Nakba, Palestinians have had to contend with different forms of erasure and fragmentation of Palestinian identity, while acquainting...

Man-made Israel

Man-made Israel Erasure of Palestinian history has become an obsession. Sam Bahour What do you get when you mix ten decades of biblical studies, an Old...

There is no letter “p” in the Arabic language.

There is no letter “p” in the Arabic language. “Falastin” is how “Falastinians” refer to themselves. Ask a Palestinian what the word means to...

Zochrot supports the right of Palestinian refugees to return to their country. Return is fundamental to resolving the conflict and implementation of return need...

Gaza blockade: Egyptian harassment meets readers

Recounting his journey with two companions to reach the Gaza Strip through Egypt's blockade, a co-author of the book No Way to Gaza detailed...

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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...