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How Israel forces Bedouins to live in a graveyard

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 21:00

Water is abundant in a nearby Jewish-only settlement, yet the Palestinians of al-Araqib are deprived of basic services.

Feminist scholars to Obama: End prosecution of Palestinian survivor of sexual torture

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 10:02

Rasmea Odeh’s story encompasses some of the most urgent feminist struggles of our times.

Connecticut arm of million-strong church votes to shun occupation profiteers

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 22/10/2014 - 11:28

After series of local victories, activists are hoping to convince the entire United Church of Christ to support boycott Israel campaign.

Israel excluded from war games in Italy following protests

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 20/10/2014 - 20:19

Activists have broken into the Sardinia firing range where military drills are taking place.

Olive trees burned as anti-Palestinian incitement grips Galilee

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 17/10/2014 - 20:01

Eight Jewish-only communities surrounding Tarshiha have been allocated considerably more resources than its indigenous Palestinians.

After summer of horror, Gaza families face winter in cramped shacks

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 17/10/2014 - 18:36

A five-year-old boy was among the members of the al-Najjar clan killed by Israel in July.

"I draw for Gaza": the defiant art of Haneen Nofal

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 14/10/2014 - 19:16

Depicting characters that were both proud and weary, the 23-year-old captured the mood during Israel’s summertime offensive.

Did Israel develop the doctrine behind Iraq invasion?

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 14/10/2014 - 16:31

New book debunks decades of myths about 1967 occupation.

Palestinian Christians denounce priest for claiming Israel grants them freedom

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 13/10/2014 - 19:28

Jibril Nadaf advocates conscription to an Israeli army that kills his fellow Palestinians.

Warmongering Hebrew University tries to muzzle Palestinian students

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Sat, 11/10/2014 - 02:55

After threatening peaceful protesters, the Israeli university signed a cooperation deal with a leading weapons-maker.

Suha Arraf on her "stateless" Palestinian film

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 09/10/2014 - 22:24

Villa Touma director talks about how the Israeli government tried to use her.

Academic civility and its discontents

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Thu, 09/10/2014 - 21:19

The battle over Steven Salaita is part of a war against the neoliberal corporatization of higher education.

Why is The Advocate afraid to talk about Palestine?

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 22:58

The LGBTQ magazine is more than willing to provide a platform for bigoted diatribes peddled in the service of pinkwashing Israeli apartheid.

Israel police brutality remains unchecked 14 years after massacre of Palestinian citizens

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 07/10/2014 - 19:14

The attorney general who ensured there was no accountability for Israeli state violence against protesters in 2000 has now been made a high court judge.

Israel refuses to renew travel documents for Jerusalemite in Canada

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 06/10/2014 - 21:32

Tamam Zubaidi faces being denied the right to work and to access healthcare if her status is not clarified.

The Month in Pictures: September 2014

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Sat, 04/10/2014 - 00:11

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

How the US falsely accused a Palestinian teacher of aiding terror

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Wed, 01/10/2014 - 21:44

The case of Sami Al-Arian is emblematic of the altered state of the US justice system after 11 September 2001.

"Museum without borders" to open in Palestine

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Tue, 30/09/2014 - 20:22

Palestinian Museum is being built in the occupied West Bank but aims to reach beyond the Israeli-controlled borders.

Watch: Gaza artists respond to Israel's war

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Mon, 29/09/2014 - 22:43

Mohammed Al Hawajri, Raed Issa and Dina Matar on objects and memory, and home and resistance.

Move on? Work to reclaim Univ. of Illinois has has only just begun

Electroni Intifada (Palestine) - Fri, 26/09/2014 - 18:27

“If, under this new regime, civility be the condition for expressing academic freedom and excellence, then let the appropriate expression be that of civil disobedience.”