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A Creative Palestinian Answer to Israeli Checkpoints Op-Eds & Analysis
Michael Schaeffer Omer-Man, +972 Blog

A Creative Palestinian Answer to Israeli Checkpoints

The Israel army has been utilizing collective punishment against entire Palestinian cities and villages in recent months as a response to a wave of attacks against Israeli civilians and soldiers. One of the most common tactics, in addition to demolishing attackers’ families’ homes is to seal off entire villages for a few days or longer after an attack…

23 hours ago
Uncovering the Lost Palestinian Villages Underneath Glitzy Tel Aviv Op-Eds & Analysis
Mira Sucharov, Forward

Uncovering the Lost Palestinian Villages Underneath Glitzy Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv residents are often described as living in a “bubble,” because of their relative distance from the epicenter of conflict and occupation, and because, at least compared to Jerusalem, the zeitgeist of the city tends toward liberalism and open-mindedness. But despite all the talk…

23 hours ago
West Bank, Gaza Gear up for Palestine’s Biggest Sporting Event Op-Eds & Analysis
Yoni Mendel, +972 Blog

West Bank, Gaza Gear up for Palestine’s Biggest Sporting Event

One of Jibril Rajoub’s greatest achievements as the Chairman of the Palestinian Football Association, if not the greatest, took place a year ago. For the first time since the Second Intifada, Rajoub renewed the tradition in which the winner of the Palestine Cup in the West Bank plays against the winner in Gaza...

about 1 day ago
Progressives Speak: From Black Lives Matter to Palestinian Rights to Fight for $15 Videos
IMEU

Progressives Speak: From Black Lives Matter to Palestinian Rights to Fight for $15

On the first day of the DNC, hear from a range of progressive Americans talk about the issues that are most important to them, what they want from their elected representatives, and the power of grassroots movements. "All of these movements are fighting against a system about who counts and who doesn't. Who is worth seeing and who is made invisible?"

about 1 day ago
Police Arrest Three Minors in Bedouin Village as Expulsion Efforts Continue News Roundup
Mairav Zonszein, +972

Police Arrest Three Minors in Bedouin Village as Expulsion Efforts Continue

Two children, 12 and 13, were arrested in the unrecognized Bedouin village of al-Araqib in Israel’s south on Monday, as the Jewish National Fund (JNF) entered the village accompanied by police forces to resume cultivating land for a forestation project. Another youth was also arrested Tuesday morning, the circumstances of which are still unclear…

about 6 days ago
12-Year-Old Palestinian Boy Laid to Rest a Day After Being Killed in Al-Ram News Roundup
Ma'an News Agency

12-Year-Old Palestinian Boy Laid to Rest a Day After Being Killed in Al-Ram

RAMALLAH (Ma’an) -- A funeral procession was held on Wednesday for 12-year-old Palestinian Muhyee Sidqi al-Tibakhi, who was shot dead a day earlier in the village of al-Ram in the occupied West Bank district of Jerusalem, as Palestinian officials accused Israeli forces of being behind the boy’s death…

about 6 days ago
The Way to the Spring Examines the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Through Stories of Resistance Op-Eds & Analysis
Erika Lee, Los Angeles Magazine

The Way to the Spring Examines the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Through Stories of Resistance

When Ben Ehrenreich started spending time in the West Bank in 2011—the award-winning writer even lived there between 2013 and 2014—he went, in part, on assignment for the New York Times Magazine and Harper’s. What he returned home with is The Way to the Spring: Life and Death in Palestine (June 14), a collection of revelatory anecdotes offering a pragmatic, somber look…

about 6 days ago
Israeli Navy Shoots and Injures Gaza Fisherman, Bulldozers Level Land Near Border News Roundup
Ma'an News Agency

Israeli Navy Shoots and Injures Gaza Fisherman, Bulldozers Level Land Near Border

GAZA CITY (Ma’an) -- Israeli naval ships opened fire on a Palestinian fishing boat sailing off the coast of the northwestern Gaza Strip Tuesday morning, injuring a fisherman who was on board. A Gaza-based human rights organization which monitors Israeli attacks on fishermen told Ma’an that a fisherman was hit in the hand and was taken to a hospital for treatment...

about 1 week ago
Using My Jewish Privilege To Make a Difference for Palestinians in Hebron Op-Eds & Analysis
Becca Strober, Forward

Using My Jewish Privilege To Make a Difference for Palestinians in Hebron

We were about to eat the food we’d been given when the Palestinian detainee was escorted in, blindfolded and handcuffed. The soldiers who brought in the Palestinian placed him on a chair facing the wall. We were sitting around a table, talking and finally starting to get comfortable in our situation. Our bags were still on us, and even our phones were being used not-so-subtly under the table…

about 1 week ago