Elections, A New Leadership And BDS Are Pivotal For Palestine

By Yvonne Ridley, Middle East Monitor. -

Ever since President Donald Trump blundered blindly into the Middle East with his woefully inexperienced team of advisors, US foreign policy has swung wildly out of control. Predictably, it has [...]

Launch Of Apartheid Off Campus

By Apartheid Off Campus. -

Apartheid Off Campus was born officially just over a week ago and it could not have come at a better time, with the new and ever-mounting challenges the Palestinians have had to face. In this [...]

Palestinians Mark 72 Years Of The Nakba

By Yumna Patel, Mondoweiss. -

Friday marked the 72nd anniversary of the Nakba, or ‘catastrophe’ in Arabic, signifying the mass displacement of Palestinians from their homelands in 1948.  Every year on May 15, the day after [...]

Nakba Day: Oppose The Israeli Annexation Of West Bank Settlements 

By Howie Hawkins, Popular Resistance. -

It is time for the United States to end its bipartisan blanket support for Israeli policies that violate the human rights of Palestinians. At this critical moment, where Israel has announced its [...]

UK Supreme Court Boosts BDS

By Asa Winstanley, Electronic Intifada. -

The UK’s Palestine Solidarity Campaign won what it said was a historic legal victory for the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement on Wednesday. BDS campaigners celebrated as the Supreme [...]

Israel Prepares For Annexation Of The West Bank

By Jeremy Salt, Intrepid Report. -

Since the election of Donald Trump in 2016, Israel and its global lobbies have had an extraordinary run of success. In the US and Canada, the passage of laws against the BDS movement; US [...]

Settler Violence In West Bank Rises Noticeably In April

By B'Tselem, Days of Palestine. -

Human rights center B'Tselem said that Israeli settlers have stepped up their attacks against Palestinians in the occupied West Bank during April despite the coronavirus crisis. B’Tselem said [...]

Pandemic Lays Bare Israel’s Systemic Racism

By Diana Buttu, Electronic Intifada. -

As I sit in my house in Haifa, quarantined, like others around the world, I cannot help but recall a previous experience under Israeli-imposed curfew. Eighteen years ago, during March and [...]

Palestinian Prisoners Day – The Struggle For Freedom

By Ramona Wadi, Middle East Monitor. -

The annual commemoration of Palestinian Prisoners’ Day can turn easily into a travesty of remembrance. This year, 17 April will be marked with statements calling for the release of Palestinian [...]

Sanitizing War Crimes: Palestine, Israel And COVID–19

By Bilal Farah & Adam Zeineddine, Marxist.com. -

Despite the Jerusalem Post calling the strip the “safest place in the world” because of its isolation, last Sunday it had its first nine confirmed cases. The virus started in Gaza when two [...]

Israel attacks Palestinians As They Fight COVID-19

By Ali Abunimah, The Electronic Intifada. -

As of Tuesday, there were 119 confirmed coronavirus cases among Palestinians, the vast majority of them in the occupied West Bank, though the number of cases is growing in Gaza. According to [...]

Israel Confiscates Tents Designated For Clinic In The West Bank

By Communities Facing Expulsion,  B'Tselem. -

Northern Jordan Valley - This morning, Thursday, 26 March 2020, at around 7:30 am, officials from Israel’s Civil Administration in the West Bank arrived with a military jeep escort, a bulldozer [...]

Coronavirus In Gaza: Just 40 ICU Beds For Two Million People Under Siege

By David Hearst, Middleeasteye.net -

Hospitals all over the western world are bracing for a tsunami of intensely ill patients suffering from breathing difficulties due to the Coronavirus. In Britain, car companies are scrambling to [...]

Fears Rise As Two COVID-19 Cases Confirmed In Besieged Gaza Strip

By Yumna Patel, Mondoweiss.net -

It was an announcement Palestinians were hoping they would never have to hear in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic. On Sunday, the first two cases of the novel coronavirus were confirmed [...]