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Hip hop (still) lives in Palestine - Listen to album preview

Listen to a preview of “Ongoing Culture,” a forthcoming album by Gaza hip hop artists.

Israel demolishes home of Palestinian citizen - video

Before dawn on Sunday morning, Israeli forces demolished the home of a Palestinian citizen of Israel in the town of Umm al-Fahim in the north of present-day Israel.

Video: Heavily armed Israeli occupation soldiers arrest Jerusalem girl

Eyewitness accounts do not support Israeli claim of “stabbing” attempt.

Moddi cancels Tel Aviv gig after appeal from Gaza

In his powerful statement, Moddi explains that “Although music can be a unique arena for public debate, the debate over these territories has been misused for a long time. Discussion and dialogue creates an impression of constant progress.”

Israel's Dublin embassy, notorious for racist gaffes, wins online diplomacy prize

While award elicits well-deserved mockery, it also highlights ongoing complicity between Israeli academic institutions and government anti-Palestinian propaganda initiatives.

The London Review of Books has a problem with Palestinians too

Yet again Palestinian writers are systematically excluded from a highly influential progressive publication.

Israel put Palestinian children in outdoor cages during winter storm

Prisoners were held in outdoor cages in freezing cold and rain, part of systematic abuses by Israel documented in recent reports.

Palestinians trapped in Syria war denied aid, stalked by starvation

There can be no possible excuse or justification for the Syrian government to deny food and supplies to Yarmouk camp and other besieged areas.

“Reprimanded” Israeli soldier still posting violent, racist material on Instagram

Only months after he was supposedly “reprimanded,” Israeli army Golani Brigade soldier Osher Maman is again disseminating outright calls to murder Palestinians, as Israel struggles to control its online image.

Video: Israeli soldier fires at Palestinian woman at close range

The disturbing sight of soldiers firing on unarmed civilians occurred as occupation forces assaulted participants in the weekly demonstration against land theft and colonization in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh.


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