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

Why won't Sydney University admit its professor Jake Lynch has been cleared of anti-Semitism?

David Brophy
24 April 2015

By not announcing the results of an official probe, a leading Australian college is tarnishing the reputation of staff and students who advocate a boycott of Israel.

We cannot liberate Palestine with colonized minds

Haidar Eid
20 April 2015

The Oslo accords have reinforced Israel’s apartheid system.

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

Video: Israel strangles a Palestinian village

Julie Couzinet and
Linda Paganelli
Jerusalem
20 April 2015

Residents of Nabi Samwil have to pass through an Israeli checkpoint to buy basic groceries.

Arrested on Christmas Day, 15-year-old remains behind Israeli bars

Patrick O. Strickland
Jerusalem
6 April 2015

Family of Khaled al-Sheikh fear he is not being given adequate medical care.

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.