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Under The Gun: A Palestinian Journey.

Fourteen years ago, Ahdaf Soueif, famous Egyptian novelist (In The Eye of The Sun, The Map of Love), visited Israel and Palestine for the first time.  1,178 more words

Art Of Resistance

Testimony from the Russel Tribunal on Palestine

Mohammed Omer contribution

Transcript below

My focus is generally on one of the most hard hit areas, Khuza’a, east of Khan Younies, south Gaza Strip. I was the first to get into Khuza’a during ceasefire to find massive damage. 923 more words

Free Palestine

Book Review: Intifada by Zachary Lockman and Joel Beinin

This is hands-down one of the richest resources out there for Palestinian rights activists. It’s far from comprehensive, to be sure–this book mainly just covers the first intifada, and stops quite short of explaining the situation on the ground today, both in terms of power dynamics and resistance tactics–but in terms of coloring in the lines of resistance culture, this book is simply timeless. 1,607 more words

Book Reviews

An NY Court Can Make a Huge Dent in Terrorism

A U.S. Federal District Court in Brooklyn, N.Y. has an opportunity to lever a severe blow on world terrorism. The jury’s decision will come at some point this week and as people who are interested in the protection of democratic values, this is a key moment for our own security. 533 more words

Current Events

Genocide By Any Other Nation Would Still Smell Of Sulphur

I think it hard to imagine there is anyone with access to global media who does not know of, or probably have a view on, the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.   2,358 more words


How Gaza’s Christians View the Hamas-Israeli Conflict

The summer of violence in Gaza and Israel on Tuesday entered its fifth week after rockets, fired from inside Gaza, broke the latest ceasefire. After the attack, Israel recalled its negotiators from peace talks in Cairo, and Israeli forces launched new airstrikes. 265 more words

Interview with Abu Tariq: Commander in the Nasser Salahuddin Brigades

Two members of the Nasser Saluhddin Brigades. (Photo: Al-Akhbar)

By: Qassem Qassem, Nidal al-Wahidi

Published Monday, August 25, 2014

The war on Gaza is now in its 49th day. 1,429 more words