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Palestinian prisoners ready for mass hunger strike

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 22/04/2014 - 21:42

All parties must step up efforts to release prisoners, says Palestinian jailed by Israel for 27 years.

In Bethlehem raid, "Israel and the Palestinian Authority are together"

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 22/04/2014 - 18:00

Seamless coordination was obvious during recent assault on occupied West Bank city.

British war cemetery not immune to Gaza siege

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 17/04/2014 - 22:06

Israel has bulldozed and bombed a century-old war cemetery.

A tree-hugging "peace" film detached from Palestine's reality

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 17/04/2014 - 20:07

Funded by the EU, Under the Same Sun portrays boycotters of Israel as bullies.

The Palestinians and the "Jewish state"

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 16/04/2014 - 16:05

How can the Palestinian leadership agree to a vague term that Israeli lawmakers cannot define?

Why we're taking a different approach to divestment

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 16/04/2014 - 15:17

A student referendum at DePaul University in Chicago will make it harder for pro-Israel lobby groups to influence divestment efforts.

Resisting the “cannibalization” of Palestine’s heritage

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 15/04/2014 - 20:17

Patrick Stewart’s film “It’s Better to Jump” shows the insidious ways that the historic city of Akka is being ethnically cleansed.

Sweet and sinister images from Gaza's hottest artists

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 10/04/2014 - 19:53

Hazem Harb’s limbless figures resemble Francis Bacon’s most celebrated work.

Why Jews must oppose muzzling of Palestine solidarity activists

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 09/04/2014 - 20:45

Northeastern University’s suspension of Students for Justice in Palestine cannot be defended.

Tel Aviv University bans Palestinian speaker

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 09/04/2014 - 18:21

Muhammad Kanaaneh was prevented from speaking on Land Day after violent threats from right-wing groups.

How Israel's war industry profits from violent US immigration "reform"

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 08/04/2014 - 20:24

Proposed legislation guarantees more US-Mexico border deaths and huge payouts to Israeli contractors.

The scars of Deir Yassin and our determination to survive

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 07/04/2014 - 19:30

My family’s roots run deep in a village brutally attacked by Zionist forces on 9 April 1948.

Diseases rise among besieged Palestinians in Syria

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 03/04/2014 - 19:37

Classrooms have had to close in Yarmouk camp because of contagious illnesses.

The Month in Pictures: March 2014

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 03/04/2014 - 17:00

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

How Harry Truman learned to love Israel

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 31/03/2014 - 15:06

John Judis’ book Genesis recalls that the White House was initially hostile to Israel’s establishment.

Can a focus on “Palestinian narrative” be dangerous to Palestinian rights?

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 28/03/2014 - 14:57

Anna Bernard expands on Edward Said’s assertion that Israeli and Palestinian literature “cannot be separated.”

Palestinians must resist Israel's efforts to foment sectarianism

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 26/03/2014 - 16:57

Recent attempts to annex Palestinian Christians as fictional “Israeli Christians” draw on a long history.

Jerusalem students face constant harassment by Israeli forces

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 25/03/2014 - 14:40

Attaining the goals of higher education is impossible when universities are under attack.

PA pressure censors criticism of Gaza water management

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 25/03/2014 - 00:34

A paper arguing that desalination would “legitimize” Israel’s theft of Palestine’s natural resources has been mysteriously deleted.

In photos: al-Walaja village faces “slow death” as Israel takes its land

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 24/03/2014 - 16:07

The construction of the wall, which began in 2007 in spite of an ongoing legal battle and protests, constitutes the latest chapter of the ongoing history of dispossession of al-Walaja.