Category Archives: Israel/Palestine

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Study: At least 78% of humanitarian aid intended for Palestinians ends up in Israeli coffers

Study: At least 78% of humanitarian aid intended for Palestinians ends up in Israeli coffers Jonathan Cook on March 8, 2016 Nesher Cement| Gaza Strip| Apr 2015| Photographed by Aid Watch  Diplomats may have a reputation for greyness, obfuscation, even hypocrisy,

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Study: At least 78% of humanitarian aid intended for Palestinians ends up in Israeli coffers

Study: At least 78% of humanitarian aid intended for Palestinians ends up in Israeli coffers Jonathan Cook on March 8, 2016 Nesher Cement| Gaza Strip| Apr 2015| Photographed by Aid Watch  Diplomats may have a reputation for greyness, obfuscation, even hypocrisy,

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‘The Survivor’s Guide to Gaza’ – Dateline Documentary

12 JULY 2016 The Survivor’s Guide to Gaza VIDEO HERE Gaza will be unliveable by 2020 according to the UN, with daily life already a struggle to find food and shelter, but Dateline finds the people bringing innovation and inspiration

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‘The Survivor’s Guide to Gaza’ – Dateline Documentary

12 JULY 2016 The Survivor’s Guide to Gaza VIDEO HERE Gaza will be unliveable by 2020 according to the UN, with daily life already a struggle to find food and shelter, but Dateline finds the people bringing innovation and inspiration

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How The Settlers Won – Antony Loewenstein

How The Settlers Won June 15, 2016 Netanel herds his sheep in a field near his home in the unauthorised Jewish settler outpost of Havat Gilad, south of the West Bank city of Nablus January 5, 2016. Steeped in messianic

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How The Settlers Won – Antony Loewenstein

How The Settlers Won June 15, 2016 Netanel herds his sheep in a field near his home in the unauthorised Jewish settler outpost of Havat Gilad, south of the West Bank city of Nablus January 5, 2016. Steeped in messianic

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The Poem That Exposed Israeli War Crimes in 1948

The Poem That Exposed Israeli War Crimes in 1948 A poem published by Natan Alterman during Israel’s War of Independence criticizing human-rights abuses was lauded by Prime Minister Ben-Gurion, who even distributed 100,000 copies of it among soldiers; other such

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The Poem That Exposed Israeli War Crimes in 1948

The Poem That Exposed Israeli War Crimes in 1948 A poem published by Natan Alterman during Israel’s War of Independence criticizing human-rights abuses was lauded by Prime Minister Ben-Gurion, who even distributed 100,000 copies of it among soldiers; other such

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After Tel Aviv Attack, Palestinians Express Little Joy but Understand Gunmen’s Motive

After Tel Aviv Attack, Palestinians Express Little Joy but Understand Gunmen’s Motive Every week, hundreds of Palestinians are exposed to Israeli gunfire and flee it in fear. In their view, what Israelis experienced in this one attack is dwarfed by

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After Tel Aviv Attack, Palestinians Express Little Joy but Understand Gunmen’s Motive

After Tel Aviv Attack, Palestinians Express Little Joy but Understand Gunmen’s Motive Every week, hundreds of Palestinians are exposed to Israeli gunfire and flee it in fear. In their view, what Israelis experienced in this one attack is dwarfed by

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“Why would that general compare Israel to 1930s Germany? Hmm…” – Haaretz

Why would that general compare Israel to 1930s Germany? Hmm… What was going through that anti-Semite general’s head when he compared the Chosen People to 1930s Europe? A few pointers.   By B. Michael Haaretz – May 15, 2016   With

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“Why would that general compare Israel to 1930s Germany? Hmm…” – Haaretz

Why would that general compare Israel to 1930s Germany? Hmm… What was going through that anti-Semite general’s head when he compared the Chosen People to 1930s Europe? A few pointers.   By B. Michael Haaretz – May 15, 2016   With

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Vera Baboun: Making life normal in the West Bank city of Bethlehem (ABC Radio National)

Vera Baboun: Making life normal in the West Bank city of Bethlehem Tuesday 10 May 2016 10:37AM Kathleen Calderwood IMAGE: VERA BABOUN IS BETHLEHEM’S FIRST FEMALE MAYOR IN 144 YEARS. (ABC RN/KATHLEEN CALDERWOOD) How do you effectively govern a city when almost

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Vera Baboun: Making life normal in the West Bank city of Bethlehem (ABC Radio National)

Vera Baboun: Making life normal in the West Bank city of Bethlehem Tuesday 10 May 2016 10:37AM Kathleen Calderwood IMAGE: VERA BABOUN IS BETHLEHEM’S FIRST FEMALE MAYOR IN 144 YEARS. (ABC RN/KATHLEEN CALDERWOOD) How do you effectively govern a city when almost

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Tair Kaminer: Israeli teenager facing multiple prison sentences for refusing military service says she ‘won’t break’

Tair Kaminer: Israeli teenager facing multiple prison sentences for refusing military service says she ‘won’t break’ In an exclusive interview with The Independent, she talked of her hopes for peace and the role of conscientious objectors Lizzie Dearden Sunday 31

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Tair Kaminer: Israeli teenager facing multiple prison sentences for refusing military service says she ‘won’t break’

Tair Kaminer: Israeli teenager facing multiple prison sentences for refusing military service says she ‘won’t break’ In an exclusive interview with The Independent, she talked of her hopes for peace and the role of conscientious objectors Lizzie Dearden Sunday 31