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Opinion/Editorial

What would happen if Palestine joined the International Criminal Court?

Dr. Michael Kearney
20 August 2014

Palestine would be an unprecedented political and legal challenge to the court but there’s no shortage of evidence of Israeli crimes.

Gaza reminds us of Zionism's original sin

Miko Peled
19 August 2014

It is vital that we do not cooperate with the Israeli authorities.

By undermining human rights workers in Gaza, New York Times strengthens Israeli impunity

Al Mezan Center For Human Rights
Gaza Strip
18 August 2014

Inaccurate reporting by Jerusalem bureau chief harms the work of human rights group documenting Israeli war crimes.

Block the Boat

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Diaries: Live from Palestine

In photos: Gaza families return home to horror and devastation

Silvia Boarini
Gaza Strip
22 August 2014

Photojournalist Silvia Boarini documents the atrocities revealed during the days of ceasefire.

An open letter to Israel

Yahia Lababidi
18 August 2014

Tell me, what steel entered your heart, what fear made you rabid, what hate drove out pity?

Human Rights

Palestinians in Israel beaten, arrested for Gaza support

Patrick O. Strickland
Haifa
19 August 2014

Activists fear an increase in violent anti-Palestinian racism will persist even if Israel’s latest onslaught ends soon.

Palestinian refugees in Sweden hunger strike to demand asylum

Åsa Jansson
Gothenburg
19 August 2014

Migration board denies full protection to people fleeing Gaza and the West Bank.

Activism News

Palestinian refugees mark one year of return to destroyed village

Patrick O. Strickland
Kufr Birim
15 August 2014

“For 66 years we have been trying to return,” says refugee rights activist.

Art, Music & Culture

Does Iran really pose an existential threat to Israel?

Rod Such
28 July 2014

Gareth Porter’s new book finds that Israel’s foreign spy agency the Mossad helped feed the nuclear scare.

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