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The arrest and detention of Khalida Jarrar is politically motivated, observers say.

Does the US-Israel “special relationship” prevent self-determination for Palestinians?

Expanding climate of repression has a direct chilling effect on students.

A monthly roundup of photographs documenting Palestine, Palestinian life, politics and culture, and international solidarity with Palestine.
Protests against British security firm take place in five world cities.

There are strong similarities between how US and Israeli police carry out executions. 

Ali Abunimah 23 November 2015

American Anthropological Association move is blow to Israel lobby groups that stepped up efforts to combat BDS.

Steven Salaita 22 November 2015

Corporate media commentators fret about “political correctness” but ignore censorship of Palestine solidarity activists.

Rania Khalek 20 November 2015

Community service for Israeli officer who savagely beat Tariq Abukhdeir is “a shameful slap on the wrist.”

Budour Youssef Hassan Budrus 20 November 2015

Lafi Awad was determined not to be jailed again.

Ali Abunimah 20 November 2015

Hip-hop duo Revolution Makers continue to make beautiful music.

Hilary Aked 20 November 2015

Protesters dumped sacks of rubbish on the London mayor’s doorstep Thursday morning, calling him to ”bin his support for racist Israel,” after his anti-boycott comments last week.

Ali Abunimah 20 November 2015

More than 85 Palestinians and 16 Israelis have been killed since 1 October.

Amena Saleem 19 November 2015

BBC rewrote headline on Israeli raid on Palestinian hospital to obscure extrajudicial execution.

Charlotte Silver 19 November 2015

More than 14,000 Palestinians have been stripped of their Jerusalem residency status since 1967.

Maureen Clare Murphy 18 November 2015

“Performing or not performing in Israel forces a choice between taking the side of the oppressor or the oppressed.”

Uzma Falak 18 November 2015

Like Palestinians, the people of Kashmir have resisted oppression for more than six decades.

Ali Abunimah 18 November 2015

Witness says Israeli soldiers used the boy as a human shield.

Adri Nieuwhof 18 November 2015

Pro-Israel lobby group CIDI wants Tel Aviv to reject Amsterdam’s watered-down cooperation proposal.

Greg Shupak 16 November 2015

Editorials in top media foreground Israeli concerns but sideline those of Palestinians.