Gaza War: All about politics?

Abby Martin interviews Phyllis Bennis, Director of the New Internationalism Project at the Institute for Policy Studies, about the current escalation of violence in Gaza

November 19, 2012 · 1 min read


The uses and limits of celebrity solidarity with Palestine

Famous voices can shape public opinion on Palestine, argues Raoul Walawalker, but walking back solidarity statements does more harm than good

Political blackness and Palestinian solidarity

The question of Palestine has become a black political litmus test, argues Annie Olaloku-Teriba, defining the very nature of black identity and politics

My father’s 13 years as a Palestinian political prisoner

Shahd Abusalama recounts her father Ismail's experience in the Israeli prison system and calls for drastic reforms


Gaza is a children’s prison

There are one million children living in Gaza, trapped and under fire. By Omar Aziz

The Great Return March is rekindling Palestinian resistance

From the Land Day protests in 1976 to the Great Return March of today, the Palestinian struggle against colonial dispossession continues despite incredible odds, writes Ryvka Barnard

5 reasons why students are taking action against Israeli apartheid

Students across the country are marking the UN International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, writes Huda Ammori.

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