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Today in Middle Eastern history: the First Intifada begins (1987)

In contrast with the Second Intifada, which began with a deliberate provocation when Ariel Sharon and 1000 Israeli police officers marched on to the Haram al-Sharif/Temple Mount in September 2000, the… 665 more words

Furriners

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Chomsky and Pappés On Palestine, Review and Reflections

Pappé and Chomsky make valid points in this conversation-style book. Apart from an evident pitfall of lazy repetition, some key points evoked within do merit attention, although the whole œuvre should be taken with a grain of salt. 1,046 more words

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Donald Trump victory raises concerns over Israel-Palestine peace process

Donald Trump‘s presidential victory has dimmed hopes for reviving the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, and analysts say Israel may be given carte blanche from his administration. 984 more words

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Activestills: How photography can become a means of protest by Vered Maimon and Shiraz Grinbaum

Visual activism, including activist or struggle photography, can be seen as offering a response to the radical critique that photojournalism and documentary photography faced in the 1980s by critics such as Martha Rosler and Allan Sekula. 878 more words

Pluto Press

Response to claims of 'bias' in genocide research

I have coauthored the following article:

Goldberg, Amos; Kehoe, Thomas J.; Moses, A. Dirk; Segal, Raz; Shaw, Martin; and Wolf, Gerhard (2016) “Israel Charny’s Attack on the Journal of Genocide Research and its Authors: A Response,”  123 more words

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