News & Analysis

The News & Analysis section of the Electronic Intifada (EI), offers a quick window on the latest articles added to the Opinion/Editorial, Diaries from Palestine, Human Rights, Development, Israel Lobby Watch, Internet & Technology, and Business & Economy feeds.

Opinion/Editorial

Development

Gaza hospital chosen for solar power project

Rami Almeghari
Gaza Strip
16 April 2013

Renewable energy should make Gaza less vulnerable to power cuts.

Cuts threaten UN food aid in Gaza

Gaza City
11 April 2013

Although the number of refugees in Gaza continues to rise, funding for the UN agency caring for them has stagnated.

Israel Lobby Watch

Are climate change deniers funding attack on Palestine activism?

Charlotte Silver
San Francisco
26 March 2015

Charles and David Koch may be bankrolling a backlash against efforts to boycott Israel.

Human Rights

Israel locks community of 6,000 behind steel gate

Jesse Rubin
Jerusalem
18 May 2015

Protesters have been threatened with confiscation of Jerusalem ID cards.

Pregnant Gaza woman blocked from joining husband in Australia

Patrick O. Strickland
15 May 2015

The Rafah crossing between Gaza and Egypt has been shut since October 2014.

Internet & Technology

An Egyptian revolution, unplugged

Aprille Muscara
1 February 2011

WASHINGTON (IPS) - Despite the Hosni Mubarak regime’s attempts at muzzling communication and dissent, and the reportedly government-sanctioned shutdown of Egypt’s last standing Internet service provider to individual users Monday, Egyptians are still managing to get their voices heard and mobilize – both through advanced technical workarounds and older, traditional technologies.

Business & Economy

Economic independence grows at Palestinian mushroom farm

Rosie Lyse-Thompson
Jericho
5 March 2015

New company aims to provide alternative to Israeli produce in the occupied West Bank.