Dena Shunra

Viral Israeli air rage video casts light on ingrained anti-Arab racism

“What is she, an Arab?” angry Israeli passenger demands when sister doesn’t get what she wants.

Israeli foreign minister on Facebook: Palestinian prisoners should be executed

Avigdor Lieberman announced that his party will propose a bill to execute Palestinian political prisoners. 

Did Israeli army deliberately kill its own captured soldier and destroy Gaza ceasefire?

Israel has long had a murky procedure called the Hannibal Directive that some interpret as an order to do whatever it takes to prevent a soldier’s capture, even if it means killing him.

“The old will die and the young will forget” - Did Ben-Gurion say it?

Research by The Electronic Intifada has shown that an infamous quotation about Palestinian refugees has been misattributed to Israel’s first prime minister.

“May your children die, you dogs”: As Gaza burns, Israelis bay for blood in streets of Tel Aviv

On Israeli campuses, Palestinians calling for peace confronted with calls for “death to the Arabs.”

Israeli who revealed “medieval-style” torture of Palestinians faces virulent backlash

“Without exaggeration and without even a drop of melodrama for enhancing the effect: we arrived at a medieval-style torture facility.”

Hummus and falafel are already "Israeli." Now they're coming for Palestine's olive oil too

Zionism’s cultural appropriation of indigenous Palestinian folklore and cuisine – such as hummus, falafel and maftoul – as “Israeli” has long irked Palestinians. Now, Israeli settlers in the occupied West Bank are attempting to steal perhaps the most important symbol and source of economic sustenance for rural Palestinians: olive oil and olive culture.

Subscribe to RSS - Dena Shunra