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In photos: Israel destroys protest camp, Palestinians vow to rebuild

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 26/02/2015 - 17:19

Gateway to Jerusalem built to stop Netanyahu settlement plan.

Aspiring chef shot dead by Israeli soldier

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 25/02/2015 - 22:17

Jihad al-Jafari “dreamed of seeing Palestine free,” says grieving mother.

Listen: Eleven-year-old Gaza musician plays qanun

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 24/02/2015 - 23:45

Firas al-Shirafi was admitted to the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music when he was five.

Booking.com offers hotel rooms in Israel's illegal settlements

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 24/02/2015 - 22:35

By advertising hotels in these settlements, Booking.com is abetting war crimes.

The long struggle of the Palestinians in Israel

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 20/02/2015 - 20:10

Palestinians who became Israeli citizens through no choice of their own in 1948 have steadfastly maintained their national culture.

How EU-US trade deal could thwart "boycott Israel" campaign

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 21:40

A new bill before Congress would make any trade deal with Europe conditional on a crackdown against the Palestinian-led boycott, divestment and sanctions movement.

Syria's disappeared Palestinians

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 18/02/2015 - 20:13

Monitoring group says 756 Palestinians are currently detained in Syria and nearly 300 are missing.

Young dancer jailed by Israel for taking part in protest

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Sat, 14/02/2015 - 04:25

Lina Khattab has been denied family visits since her arrest in December.

Why Palestinians should unite to support Naqab protests

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Sat, 14/02/2015 - 02:57

Many young Palestinian citizens of Israel have been radicalized over the past few years.

Palestinian parents tell Israeli police to stop harassing Jerusalem children

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 12/02/2015 - 22:49

An extra 1,000 police are being stationed in occupied East Jerusalem under a plan approved by the Israeli government.

In photos: Gaza families live in rubble of their bombed homes

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 12/02/2015 - 19:13

More than 20,000 homes made uninhabitable by Israel last summer.

Romance and adventure in eighteenth-century Palestine

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 11/02/2015 - 23:11

Novelist Ibrahim Nasrallah portrays Daher al-Umar al-Zaydani as a just and merciful ruler.

Israeli demolition of Palestinian woman's home "a double crime"

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 11/02/2015 - 22:02

The Israeli municipality demolished the home of a mother of four as part of its apartheid policy, say Palestinians.

Canada's blank check for Israel

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 11/02/2015 - 20:55

Canada is shifting far away from a growing consensus on Israeli aggression and Palestinian rights.

I was "part of a terror organization," says Israeli pilot turned activist

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 11/02/2015 - 04:15

Israel’s policy of “targeted assassinations” prompted Yonatan Shapira to ask why he was serving in its military.

How Israel's "smart" weapons killed a disabled Gaza teen

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 09/02/2015 - 19:26

Israel targeted medical facilities and health workers alike during its summer attack.

"Gaza is on the verge of collapsing," aid monitors say

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 09/02/2015 - 17:47

Palestinians in Gaza launch aid monitoring group in response to lack of international aid to rebuild more than 100,000 homes.

The most valuable lesson from Steven Salaita’s visit to Guilford College

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 05/02/2015 - 22:20

Palestinians in academia have learned to be too civil and have normalized accepting silence.

Israel's "open-fire policy" wiped out entire families in Gaza, says new study

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 05/02/2015 - 19:56

Funds to repair more than 100,000 homes across the Gaza Strip have been halted.

The Month in Pictures: January 2015

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 05/02/2015 - 16:50

A monthly roundup of photographs documenting Palestine, Palestinian life, politics and culture, and international solidarity with Palestine.