Israeli Palestinian conflict

 
‘No one cares’: Palestine’s pain persists, 50 years on
‘No one cares’: Palestine’s pain persists, 50 years on
Today, June 6, Palestine marks 50 years of illegal occupation by Israel after the Six-Day War in 1967 — and none of the major powers of the...
US sentiment shifts regarding Israel-Palestine conflict
US sentiment shifts regarding Israel-Palestine conflict
This week's dual commemoration of the May 1948 Palestinian Nakba – the catastrophe of expulsion, exile, and occupation – and Israel's...
Tales that give insights into the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Tales that give insights into the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
THE BLUE BETWEEN SKY AND WATER by Susan Abulhawa (Bloomsbury)
ANC naive to trust Hamas's advances
ANC naive to trust Hamas's advances
Last month’s visit of a high-level Hamas delegation to this country was a distinct coup for local Islamist activists, who have long been pushing...
Hamas committed to a just solution
Hamas committed to a just solution
The Israeli government sustains its occupation of Palestine with fear. Fear of the Palestinian “demographic threat”. Fear of Iran. Fear of...
World must deal with root causes of Palestinian/Israeli conflict
World must deal with root causes of Palestinian/Israeli conflict
Last Sunday, imprisoned Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouti delivered an impassioned plea to the international community to tackle the root causes of...
Jerusalem on the brink of civil war
Jerusalem on the brink of civil war
The recent wave of attacks has put Jerusalem in the grip of a toxic anxiety, with parents keeping children away from school, restaurants and public...
Israel turns up heat on activist group
Israel turns up heat on activist group
Israel and some of its key international supporters have sharply ratcheted up their campaign against the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and...
Israeli Apartheid Week: For and against
Israeli Apartheid Week: For and against
Apartheid. This word tends to conjure up specific images and ideas: South Africa, Nelson Mandela, pariah, boycotts. This is why dialogue about...
Street artist Banksy interprets Gaza strife with irony
Street artist Banksy interprets Gaza strife with irony
The anonymous but eminent British street artist known as Banksy has posted a mini-documentary on his website...
Protocols that bend at ethnicity
Protocols that bend at ethnicity
An account by a 14-year-old Palestinian girl of her arrest, interrogation and 44-day detention after she was accused of throwing stones has once...