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The Month in Pictures: April 2016

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 19:38
A monthly roundup of photographs documenting Palestine, Palestinian life, politics and culture, and international solidarity with Palestine.

US adopts lethal Israeli tactic to "protect" civilians

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 29/04/2016 - 22:19

“Roof-knocking” warning missiles led to civilian deaths in Gaza. Now US is using them in Iraq.

PEN's double standards over Israel boycott

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 29/04/2016 - 17:34

Suzanne Nossel, head of PEN American Center, has previously advocated a boycott of Iran.

How Israel lobby manufactured UK Labour Party's anti-Semitism crisis

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 28/04/2016 - 22:24
False allegations are being used as weapons against Jeremy Corbyn's leadership.

Palestinians call for boycott of genocide conference in Jerusalem

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 27/04/2016 - 21:55

Hebrew University is deeply complicit in Israel’s abuses of Palestinians, including theft of land.

Brother and sister slain at checkpoint were executed, Palestinians say

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 27/04/2016 - 20:39

Eyewitness testimony contradicts Israel’s claim that woman threw knife at soldiers.

Israeli propaganda stunt exploits Gaza children

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 27/04/2016 - 19:03

Apartheid South Africa tried and failed to use similar efforts to cover up its crimes and deflect pressure.

Number of Palestinian children in Israeli prisons soars

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 26/04/2016 - 23:35

Dima al-Wawi, the youngest female detainee, has been released, but many children are still behind bars facing severe abuses.

Remembering Muhammad Salah

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 26/04/2016 - 21:55
Late community leader's acquittal helped dissipate fear, encourage support for others targeted by post-9/11 prosecutions.

A life without a shadow

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 26/04/2016 - 16:20
Twin remembers slain brother, the first victim of Israel’s 2014 aggression.

Moving forward while celebrating Palestinian art's past

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 25/04/2016 - 21:19

West Bank’s Birzeit University Museum serves as both archive and incubator.

Video: Don't call us "Arab lovers," says head of Israel's "peace camp"

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 25/04/2016 - 20:31

Opposition leader Isaac Herzog unmasks the racism of Israel’s allegedly center-left Zionist Union.

Gaza teacher challenges stigma of Down syndrome

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 25/04/2016 - 19:21
Hiba al-Shurafa hopes her example will change social attitudes.

"Frivolous" lawsuit aims to reverse ASA's Israel boycott

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Sun, 24/04/2016 - 17:47

Israel advocates turn to corporate law in latest effort to stifle free speech by academics.

Israel puts poet under house arrest

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 22/04/2016 - 22:38
Dareen Tatour is committed to keep using poetry as a form of protest.

Video: Inside Tel Aviv's "Death to the Arabs" rally

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 22/04/2016 - 22:35
"This is the real Israel," say supporters of soldier who executed Palestinian on video.

NYU graduate worker union backs Israel boycott by big margin

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 22/04/2016 - 21:39

BDS referendum proceeded despite effort by parent union to postpone it.

UK student union elects Palestine campaigner president

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 22/04/2016 - 17:03

Malia Bouattia has faced false accusations in UK media.

Canadian student union will divest from firms aiding Israeli abuses

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 22/04/2016 - 02:35

Students at Dalhousie University score victory in face of intense smear campaign.

Hamas role in Jerusalem bus bomb remains unclear

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 22/04/2016 - 00:00

Hamas website praises bombing but does not explicitly claim responsibility.