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...

Pretending democracy: Israel, an ethnocratic state

This powerful collection from an international mix of respected academics, newer voices and political activists explores the place of Israel as a Jewish state...

Book Review | Palestinian Refugees After 1948 by Marte Heian-Engdal

The Palestinian refugee problem has attracted the attention of many scholars from a variety of disciplines. When a new book is written on the...

Palestine: The End of the Bedouins?

Today, most of the Jordan Valley, undoubtedly one of the most ravishing landscapes on the planet, is situated in what is known as Area...

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...

We are not here to be bystanders

Linda Sarsour’s memoir, “We Are Not Here to Be Bystanders,” is, by turns,  trenchant, painful and amusing, Sarsour’s memoir is packed with hard-learned lessons...

These Chains Will Be Broken: Palestinian Stories of Struggle and Defiance in Israeli Prisons

Hundreds of thousands of Palestinians have experienced life in Israel's prisons since 1967, as did many more in previous decades during the course of...

Living Memories — Testimonies of Palestinians’ Displacement in 1948

A must-read This slim volume of testimonies from Palestinians who experienced the Nakba emphasises several factors which are vital to the preservation of Palestinian memory....

‘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...

Palestine On the Air

From 2013 to 2016, academic and activist Karma Chávez hosted a radio programme which gave voice to people supporting the Palestinian struggle for their...

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EU can’t be trusted with more than lip service to Palestinian rights?

Palestine Update 482 EU can’t be trusted with more than lip service to Palestinian rights? “But Europe’s lip service to Palestinian human rights, EU policy and...

Double standards on Palestine will come back to haunt the EU

Double standards on Palestine will come back to haunt the EU Solidarity protests and citizen-based activism against the Israeli occupation have mushroomed across Europe and...

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Palestine Update 480 Comment Failed political strategies by its leaders describe the plight of Israel and Palestinian The PA in its crude, yet simplistic way of political...