East Jerusalem

Two unequal worlds in Israeli-occupied Jerusalem

Budour Youssef Hassan
Jerusalem
18 December 2014

Placing the village of Issawiyeh under siege has not stopped local youth from resisting Israel’s occupation.

"Liberation for all": Why Palestine is a key issue on the streets of Ferguson

Rania Khalek
St. Louis
17 December 2014

Mutual solidarity has grown since Michael Brown’s slaying on 9 August.
 

Israel plans to reintroduce ban on Palestinian flag

A new Israeli bill is part of a racist wave of legislation, according to prominent Israeli academic Ilan Pappé. 

Israelis demand Palestinian workers be fired

Israel’s Channel 10 reported that 58 percent of Israelis support the Askhelon mayor’s decision to ban Palestinian citizens of Israel from working on construction projects in the city’s kindergartens.

Recipe for disaster as Israel allows more civilians to carry guns

Israel’s public security minister eases gun restrictions after inciting vigilante violence against Palestinians.

US media erase Israeli state and settler violence

A number of attacks against Palestinians over the past few weeks have been ignored by the American press.

Israeli forces fail to probe 83 percent of settler violence cases -- rights group

Olive trees — a source of income for 100,000 Palestinian households in the West Bank — are frequently vandalized.

Jerusalem family's home destroyed by Israel for second time in two years

Budour Youssef Hassan
Jerusalem
11 November 2014

Khaled al-Zeer was arrested and abused after Israeli police arrived at his home.

Leading Israeli lawmaker "trying to start holy war" in East Jerusalem

Moshe Feiglin, deputy speaker of the Knesset, has compared himself to a raped woman after being denied access to al-Aqsa Mosque.

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