Tagged: West Bank
Two of Palestine’s leading human rights defenders will discuss conditions on the ground, the status of human rights and their violations, and the future facing Palestinians, moderated by IPS's Phyllis Bennis.
It should come as no surprise that Israel's permanent military occupation has caused Palestinians to respond with individual acts of desperation.
While Israelis water their lawns and swim in Olympic-sized pools, Palestinians a few kilometers away are literally dying of thirst.
Our own progress against racism in the United States remains too recent, too fragile, and too incomplete to go on abetting apartheid in Israel.
Are zombies the key to peace between Israel and Palestine?
If Obama wants a say in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, he needs to be prepared to back up his words with actions.
Israel showed bad faith in rearresting a man exchanged for Gilad Shalit -- and worse faith by holding him in administrative detention.
Although almost certain to win reelection, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has been overshadowed by a charismatic new far-right leader.
Israeli acts of aggression continue to enjoy broad bipartisan support in Congress, even from so-called "progressive heroes."
Foreigners recently joined a weekly march for peace in the West Bank.