Intifada

Palestine

July 25, 2017
The Palestinian protest against restrictions on the Al-Aqsa mosque is the latest challenge to a 50-year occupation, but self-denial and racism preclude Israelis from listening, says veteran Israeli journalist Gideon Levy

Despite Growing International Condemnation, No End to Gaza Violence in Sight

July 28, 2014

As the death toll in Gaza passes 1,000 Lia Tarachansky and Phyllis Bennis respond to a poll which found 86% of Israelis reject a ceasefire, while a growing number of Americans want the Israeli offensive to stop

Ariel Sharon Dies at 85

January 11, 2014
Ariel Sharon came to power as a cunning politician, running as a ‘security’ candidate during the second intifada, and forming the Kadima party to appear ‘centrist’ when compared to Likud

UN Accuses Israel of Torturing Palestinian Children

June 22, 2013

Shir Hever: Israeli forces proven to be using Palestinian children as human shields despite attempts to cover it up to protect image

Corruption in Palestinian Government is Connected to Occupation

May 28, 2013

Aman: the main reason for malpractices in the Palestinian government is the Israeli occupation, but reforms should be pursued nevertheless, as public demand for transparency and fair government is strong

Shaky Truce Between Israel and Hamas Opens Lands to Farmers

November 27, 2012

Last week, Palestinian farmers along the buffer zone in the besieged Gaza strip could not access their farmlands. Now with an Egyptian brokered ceasefire in place, farmers are able to reach the lands for the first time in 10 years