Yousef Alhelou

Yousef Alhelou Reporting From Gaza

September 25, 2013
Already facing Israeli naval blockade, Gaza fisherman now under attack from Egyptian forces

Refugees from Syria in Gaza Divided Over Assad

July 8, 2013

Palestinian refugees who fled the Syrian civil war are split – Some support Assad, the others support the opposition

Should People Boycott Israel?

May 13, 2013
BDS activists in Gaza (Boycott, Divestment and Sanction) consider renowned physicist Stephen Hawking’s decision to cancel his participation in an upcoming conference in Israel as part of an academic boycott “a huge victory for the BDS movement”

Religious Fundamentalism Growing in Gaza

May 6, 2013

Hamas is under extreme pressure from small Salafi extremist groups to impose Islamic and Sharia law

Growing Voices Among Palestinians Calling for a Single Democratic Secular State

April 17, 2013

With negotiations for a two state solution going nowhere, more Palestinians are calling for a single state solution

Civil Disobedience Planned in Chicago to Oppose Unprecedented Mass School Closings

March 27, 2013

Teachers, parents and activists to get arrested protesting the closing of 54 Chicago schools