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FACT SHEET: Israeli Restrictions on Palestinian Movement
FACT SHEET: 50 Years of Israeli Military Rule
FACT SHEET: The Legal Status of Jerusalem
VIDEO: Life Before the Expulsion in Palestine
Gazans Being Held Hostage by Israeli, PA Gamesmanship Op-Eds & Analysis
Orly Noy, +972 Mag

Gazans Being Held Hostage by Israeli, PA Gamesmanship

Who says there is no coordination between the Israeli government and the Palestinian Authority? On Sunday evening, Israel gladly accepted Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas request to cut the already-dilapidated electricity supply to Gaza, in order to make life for its residents that much more difficult. Think about the significance of cutting electricity by 40 percent in the middle of a blazing summer.

about 2 weeks ago
Israel Cuts Gaza Electricity After Palestinian President Says He Will No Longer Pay the Bill for… News Roundup
Raf Sanchez, The Telegraph

Israel Cuts Gaza Electricity After Palestinian President Says He Will No Longer Pay the Bill for…

Hamas warned of a fresh "explosion" of violence in Gaza on Monday after Israel agreed to the request of the Palestinian president to cut back electricity supply to the isolated enclave. Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Western-backed Palestinian Authority (PA), asked Israel to cut the electricity supply to put pressure on his political rivals in Hamas, who have ruled Gaza for the last ten years.

about 2 weeks ago
Radiohead’s Controversial Concert in Tel Aviv & 5 Other Artists Performing in Israel News Roundup
Lyndsey Havens, Billboard

Radiohead’s Controversial Concert in Tel Aviv & 5 Other Artists Performing in Israel

On July 19, Radiohead will end a tour in support of well-received ninth studio album A Moon Shaped Pool with a performance in Tel Aviv, Israel. The show will mark the group’s ninth time playing the city, most recently in 2000 ahead of Kid A. What should serve as a celebration of sorts has been weighed down by controversy regarding the band's decision to play the city despite the current cultural ban...

about 2 weeks ago
Why We Should Boycott Gay Pride in Tel Aviv Op-Eds & Analysis
Haneen Maikey, Newsweek

Why We Should Boycott Gay Pride in Tel Aviv

I am a queer Palestinian who has been working tirelessly over the last decade for sexual and gender diversity, as well as LGBTQI visibility in Palestinian society. And I am committed to fighting for justice for all people. So why am I calling for an international boycott of Gay Pride in Tel Aviv this June? Gay Pride in Tel Aviv is heavily sponsored by the Israeli government and is cynically...

about 2 weeks ago
50 Years of Israeli Military Rule, 70 Years of Palestinian Dispossession Fact Sheets
IMEU

50 Years of Israeli Military Rule, 70 Years of Palestinian Dispossession

The policies of discrimination and displacement that Israel has implemented against Palestinians in the lands it has military occupied since the 1967 war are part of a larger program of dispossession of Palestinians dating to Israel’s establishment in 1948 and encompassing Palestinians citizens of Israel as well.

about 2 weeks ago
The Settlers’ Goal Is Not the Settlements Op-Eds & Analysis
Noam Sheizaf, +972 Mag

The Settlers’ Goal Is Not the Settlements

The settlements, the settlers, and the occupation are all entirely associated with one another in the Israeli consciousness. The Left and the Right agree on this, albeit with varying considerations: the Left wants to apportion blame for Israel’s continuing control over the West Bank...

about 2 weeks ago
After 50 Years of Occupation, One State in Palestine Is the Only Solution Op-Eds & Analysis
Sharif Nashashibi, The National

After 50 Years of Occupation, One State in Palestine Is the Only Solution

This month marks half a century of Israel’s military occupation, the longest in modern history. A less abstract way of describing its duration is to point out that more than 90 per cent of Palestinians in the occupied territories are younger than the occupation itself.

about 2 weeks ago
Israel’s Mass Incarceration of Palestinians Fact Sheets
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Israel’s Mass Incarceration of Palestinians

Since occupying the Palestinian West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and Gaza during the June 1967 war, Israel has imprisoned nearly a million Palestinians, including nonviolent human rights activists, in an attempt to crush any resistance to its military rule and theft of Palestinian land for its illegal settlement enterprise.

about 3 weeks ago
50 Years - Occupation Timeline Videos
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50 Years - Occupation Timeline

The moon landing, the fall of the Berlin Wall, Beyonce, fidget spinners. A lot has happened during 5 decades of occupation in the West Bank, Gaza, and East Jerusalem. While the world has changed, so much has stayed the same for Palestinians under Israeli occupation.

about 3 weeks ago