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Dear Donald Trump: A letter from Palestine Op-Eds & Analysis
Issa Amro, Al Jazeera

Dear Donald Trump: A letter from Palestine

My name is Issa Amro. I'm a 36-year-old Palestinian human rights defender from the city of Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, where I work with an organisation called Youth Against Settlements. While we live thousands of kilometres...

3 hours ago
PHOTOS: How the State Builds a Road for West Bank Settlers Op-Eds & Analysis
Keren Manor & Yael Marom, +972

PHOTOS: How the State Builds a Road for West Bank Settlers

Israeli authorities uprooted dozens of olive trees in order to build a settler road near the West Bank city of Qalqilya on Monday morning. The Israeli army declared the area a closed military zone after the landowners, along with a number...

about 1 day ago
This Is the One Good Thing About Obama’s Legacy in Israel – and John Kerry Might Be About to Destroy Op-Eds & Analysis
Nadia Hijab, The Independent UK

This Is the One Good Thing About Obama’s Legacy in Israel – and John Kerry Might Be About to Destroy

The opposition Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces to Israel’s colonial designs on the occupied Palestinian territory looms large on the world stage in the upcoming Paris peace conference on 15 January. The conference reportedly...

about 4 days ago
Is the Search for a Palestinian State Over? Op-Eds & Analysis
Matthew Duss, RealClearWorld

Is the Search for a Palestinian State Over?

Any attempt to examine how the Israeli-Palestinian peace process might fare under the presidency of Donald Trump must acknowledge one thing: The peace process did not survive the presidency of Barack Obama -- at least not in the form...

about 5 days ago
“Gift to Extremists” News Roundup
Alex Kane, VICE

“Gift to Extremists”

Will Donald Trump move America’s embassy in Israel to Jerusalem? It’s a question weighing on the minds of officials in Israel, Palestine, and the wider Middle East. An Israeli television report on Tuesday further stoked speculation when it...

about 6 days ago
Readers of Israeli Press Should Know: This Isn’t Reality Op-Eds & Analysis
Gideon Levy, Haaretz

Readers of Israeli Press Should Know: This Isn’t Reality

Israel owes a debt of gratitude to Ari Harow, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s former chief of staff. Because of his recordings, the country has learned the naked truth about its mass journalism. Now every Israeli newspaper reader...

about 6 days ago
POLICY BRIEF: The Obama/Kerry Parameters: Blueprint for Apartheid Fact Sheets
IMEU

POLICY BRIEF: The Obama/Kerry Parameters: Blueprint for Apartheid

Prior to the conference on Israeli-Palestinian peace being convened by the French government in Paris on Sunday and the principles of a two-state framework recently laid out in a major speech by US Secretary of State John Kerry, the IMEU offers the following policy brief.

about 6 days ago
Director Mai Masri Explores Occupation, Incarceration in 3,000 Nights Film
Karmah Elmusa, IMEU

Director Mai Masri Explores Occupation, Incarceration in 3,000 Nights

Palestinian filmmaker Mai Masri’s debut feature, 3,000 Nights, is Jordan's submission to this year's Academy Awards, and was Palestine's submission to the Golden Globes. Masri is an acclaimed documentarian whose films have received over 60 international awards, and is considered a pioneer in the changing Middle Eastern film landscape.

about 1 week ago
Meet the Palestinian Hip-Hop Artist at the Center of Israel’s Culture Wars News Roundup
Joshua Mitnick, The Los Angeles Times

Meet the Palestinian Hip-Hop Artist at the Center of Israel’s Culture Wars

Tamer Nafar fell in love with hip-hop growing up amid the faded public housing blocks and garbage strewn public parks of Ramat Eshkol, a hardscrabble interethnic neighborhood in the central Israeli city of Lod where life was punctuated by...

about 1 week ago