Palestine

'Deal of a Century': A Push for the Permanent Occupation of Palestine

‘Deal of a Century’: A Push for the Permanent Occupation of Palestine

June 24, 2019

Sonya Meyerson-Knox discusses US Ambassador Friedman’s and Chief Negotiator Greenblatt’s comments on annexing Palestinian land and why the Deal of the Century is dead on arrival

Israeli Authorities Confiscate and then Attempt to Sell Palestinian Classrooms

Israeli Authorities Confiscate and then Attempt to Sell Palestinian Classrooms

June 13, 2019

Ali Abunimah discusses the complicity of the EU, which donated pre-fabricated classrooms to Palestinian schoolchildren, but did not ensure that they would be used for the purpose of education, rather than as a way for the Israeli occupation forces to pillage Palestinian property for their own profit. Thanks to media outrage the sale of the…

Eurovision Artist Boycott Curbed by Qatari Aid

Eurovision Artist Boycott Curbed by Qatari Aid

May 15, 2019

As’ad Abukhalil discusses the role which Qatar plays in the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas. Qatar has saved the Palestinian Authority from financial collapse.  Meanwhile, Mahmoud Abbas has allied himself with Qatar’s staunch enemy Saudi Arabia

Gaza's Economic Crisis Sends Territory Into Poverty and Chaos

Gaza’s Economic Crisis Sends Territory Into Poverty and Chaos

May 1, 2019

Dr. Omar Shaban discusses the World Bank report on the shrinking Gaza economy and how Israeli sanctions and restrictions have destroyed a once thriving economy

New Palestinian Government Powerless but Determined to Fight the Occupation?

New Palestinian Government Powerless but Determined to Fight the Occupation?

April 28, 2019

Daoud Kuttab explains the dilemmas facing the new Shtayyeh government, the third Palestinian government that was appointed without elections in Palestine. Can such a government maintain legitimacy to oppose the Israeli occupation?

Netanyahu's Proposal to Annex West Bank Kills Delusion About Two-State Solution

Netanyahu’s Proposal to Annex West Bank Kills Delusion About Two-State Solution

April 9, 2019

Rabbi Mivasair discusses the implications of Netanyahu’s probable reelection and his last-ditch effort to appease the far-right in Israel, by declaring his willingness to annex the West Bank

WitchHunt: Controversy Over Anti-Semitism and the British Labour Party

WitchHunt: Controversy Over Anti-Semitism and the British Labour Party

April 1, 2019

Filmmaker Jon Pullman discusses his film WitchHunt, about the suppression of critical voices in the Labour Party and the influence of the Israeli lobby    

German Jewish Peace Group Wins Peace Prize; Then Attacked as being Anti-Semitic

German Jewish Peace Group Wins Peace Prize; Then Attacked as Being Anti-Semitic

March 13, 2019

Shir Hever talks about the Göttingen Peace Prize and how it transformed the debate around Palestinian rights in Germany, despite efforts by right-wing politicians to prevent the prize from being given to Jewish Voice for a Just Peace in the Middle East

Israeli Policies Force Family Separations

Israeli Policies Force Family Separations

March 13, 2019

Al Haq’s director Shawan Jabarin discusses a new report exposing the complex system of restrictions Israeli authorities impose to control access to Palestinian territory and to stop family reunification. The consequences is to slowly force Palestinians out to preserve a Jewish majority in areas controlled by Israel

Can the Jewish National Fund Dedicated to Ethnic Cleansing be Considered a Charity in Canada?

Can the Jewish National Fund Dedicated to Ethnic Cleansing be Considered a Charity in Canada?

March 8, 2019

Rabbi David Mivasair, Corey Balsam, and Ismail Zayid discuss their joint efforts to revoke the JNF’s charity status in Canada, but the Canadian authorities have a long history of supporting Israeli colonization in Palestine. www.stopthejnf.