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Christian, Muslim and Jewish faith groups demand US stop arming Israel

“Right now in Gaza, every Palestinian is literally struggling to stay alive,” faith groups say.

"People are being killed because they demand to live in dignity": Voices from Gaza

We speak with Hala Joudeh and Khalil Abu Shammala in Gaza, and highlight other interviews with Gaza writers and scholars.

Video shows Israeli shelling of Shujaiya that killed Gaza journalist

On Wednesday, Israeli forces shelled the Shujaiya neighborhood of eastern Gaza City, killing 17 people at a market where people had gone to shop during what they thought would be a four-hour “humanitarian truce.”

Israeli play expelled from Edinburgh venue as Scots protest against Gaza attack

High-profile artists protest against involvement of Israeli theater company in major festival.

Israel uses Palestinians as human shields but US lawmakers condemn Hamas

A resolution being circulated in Washington echoes Israel’s most extreme propaganda.

As atrocities mount in Gaza, US approves Israeli request for more bombs

Pentagon resupplies Israel with requested munitions in spite of reservations about rising civilian death toll in Gaza.

Court motion details Palestinian American Rasmea Odeh's torture by Israeli jailers

Among the motions to be heard is one asking the trial judge Paul D. Borman to recuse himself from the case, citing his substantial financial support for explicitly pro-Israel organizations.

"We have no power and no water," warns Gaza physician Dr. Mona El-Farra

Gaza’s strained health system lacks basic medicines as cases of infectious diseases rise.

Israel killing, intimidating journalists amid Gaza communication blackout

The latest journalist to be killed, Rami Rayyan, was reporting on families going to the market during what they thought was a four-hour ceasefire.

Daring and lethal Palestinian raids from Gaza sap Israeli morale

The attacks are feeding a sense in Israel that its ground assault on Gaza is turning into a disaster and there are indications that Israeli anger and frustration are being taken out with even more deliberate killings of Palestinian civilians.


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