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Gaza goes back to school

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 16/09/2014 - 22:33

How do you teach justice in an open-air prison?

Campaign gives new choices to Druze youth facing Israeli conscription

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 16/09/2014 - 20:27

Maisan Hamdan, an organizer with a military refusal group, on the rise in conscientious objection.

How historian Shlomo Sand "stopped being a Jew"

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 15/09/2014 - 20:50

The Israeli author and academic lives in what he describes as “one of the most racist societies in the Western world.”

The empty world of Palestine-set BBC drama "The Honorable Woman"

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Sat, 13/09/2014 - 00:26

Ignorance of the basic facts of daily life in Palestine pops up throughout this show.

Israel jailed influential Palestinian writer "to remove him from society"

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 12/09/2014 - 21:54

Professor Ahmad Qatamesh spent almost nine years in Israeli prison without trial.

Portraits from Gaza

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 12/09/2014 - 20:18

Photography series honors the extraordinary solidarity and heroism during Israel’s bombing.

Anger in Jerusalem after Israel kills another Palestinian teen

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 12/09/2014 - 01:57

Family of Muhammad Sinokrot vigorously refuse Israel’s version of events.

Gaza beach massacre commemorated by child survivors

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 10/09/2014 - 16:30

Friends and relatives of the four Bakr children Israel infamously slaughtered on Gaza beach in July gather for symbolic football match.

Zionists try to close down Palestine solidarity group at Philadelphia university

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 22:04

Israel supporter who provoked a minor altercation on campus had been trained on how to confront boycott campaigners.

Why aren’t we talking about racism and colonialism in the Salaita affair?

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 20:06

It cannot be mere coincidence that the University of Illinois’ heavy-handed action targeted a Palestinian-American scholar and an American Indian Studies program.

Prisoner from Jerusalem deprived of seeing newborn son

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 00:25

Nasser Abed Rabbo was one of 51 Palestinians freed as part of Israel’s agreement with Hamas to be rounded up in West Bank raids on 18 June.

The Month in Pictures: July and August 2014

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 23:08

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

From Gaza we say: the outcome of our battle depends on you

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 21:27

“Now, our battle to hold Israel accountable for its fresh war crimes and crimes against humanity has begun,” say Palestinians in Gaza.

Ten hip-hop tracks that demand freedom for Palestine

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 04/09/2014 - 18:03

Did the music industry finally wake up to Israel’s crimes during the summer of 2014?

Salaita firing shows where Zionism meets neoliberalism at US universities

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 02/09/2014 - 14:04

University boss Phyllis Wise sits on the board of Nike, a firm that does business with West Bank settlement firms

Tens of thousands remain homeless in Gaza

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 18:27

Almost 2,300 housing units were completely destroyed by Israel.

Palestinians are sentenced to sadness

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 18:24

A family reunion without joy, and the loss of my childhood friend in Gaza.

New book reveals top-secret collusion between Israel, US during twenty years of “peace talks”

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 29/08/2014 - 17:55

The author effectively dismisses the Palestinian right of return as a fundamental human right central to their struggle and to a just peace.

“These are war crimes,” says father of Gaza family wiped out by Israeli airstrike

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 27/08/2014 - 23:14

Issam Jouda describes Israeli airstrike that killed his wife and four of his children.

"A clumsy army beating Palestinians into submission": TIME correspondent's Nablus diary from 1990

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 27/08/2014 - 21:59

“The Israelis had turned the most vital center of Palestinian life into something resembling a vast, maximum security prison,” Murray J. Gart observed.