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

In Israel, racism is the winning ballot

Adalah
Haifa
27 March 2015

 Zionist “left” are as much to blame as the right for racist incitement against Palestinian citizens.

The messages from Israel's election

Ilan Pappe
20 March 2015

It is urgent to forsake old formulas for “peace” and start looking for just and viable alternatives.

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.

To evangelicals, Zionism an increasingly tough sell

Ryan Rodrick Beiler
Oslo
19 March 2015

Christians United for Israel attempts to justify oppression to a justice-minded generation.

Human Rights

Last Palestinian family in Jerusalem neighborhood fear eviction at any moment

Sarah Levy
Jerusalem
25 March 2015

The Sub Laban family have faced two attempts to uproot them since 9 February.

"Beautiful Israel" group misleads on "cooperation" with Greenpeace, WWF

Stephanie Westbrook
Rome
19 March 2015

Ecological groups in Italy confirm they have no partnership with group linked to Israeli military.

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.