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  • Photo Essay: Easter in Iqrit


    The people of Iqrit were among approximately 750,000 Palestinians who were ethnically cleansed from their homes during Israel's 1948 creation in order for a Jewish majority state to be created in more than three quarters of historic Palestine.
  • Sabt El Nour: The Miracle of Light


    Palestinians who trace their ancestry to the first Christians in the holy land consider Easter one of the most important holidays of all because of its symbolism of new life and the perseverance of their community through time and occupation. Holy Saturday or Sabt El Nour in Arabic, Saturday of Light, sometimes known in English as Holy Fire Saturday, is one of the most beautiful traditions in Jerusalem and cities and towns around it such as Bethlehem.
  • Factsheet: Endgame Apartheid: The US-Sponsored "Peace Process"


    For more than two decades, the United States has maintained a monopoly on mediating Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations. During this time, the situation of most Palestinians living in the occupied territories has deteriorated steadily while Israel's domination over their lives has become ever more entrenched.
  • Facts on the Ground Peace Index: Volume VIII


    According to Israeli human rights organization B'Tselem, there were 4881 Palestinian security detainees and prisoners in Israeli prisons as of January 31, 2014. An additional 1415 Palestinians were imprisoned by Israel for entering the country illegally. Photo credit: PPSMO
  • Policing Apartheid: Israel's Imprisonment of Palestinians


    According to Israeli human rights organization B'Tselem, there were 4881 Palestinian security detainees and prisoners in Israeli prisons as of January 31, 2014. An additional 1415 Palestinians were imprisoned by Israel for entering the country illegally. Photo credit: PPSMO

FROM THE MEDIA

Cooking the Book: 'Olives, Lemons and Za'atar'
Naomi Zeveloff, The Jewish Daily Forward (Apr 24, 2014)

Another stillborn Palestinian "reconciliation"
Ali Abunimah, The Electronic Intifada (Apr 24, 2014)

7 injured in Israeli airstrike on northern Gaza Strip
Ma'an News Agency (Apr 24, 2014)

Palestinians in Israel condemn plan to recruit Christians
Ma'an News Agency (Apr 24, 2014)

7 injured in Israeli airstrike on northern Gaza Strip
Ma'an News Agency (Apr 23, 2014)

PLO, Hamas announce agreement to end political division
Ma'an News Agency (Apr 23, 2014)

'There is no 'Palestine Exception' to free speech rights': Northeastern overturns Students for Justice in Palestine suspension
Mondoweiss (Apr 23, 2014)

Earth Day Network dumps SodaStream and Scarlett Johansson
Ali Abunimah, The Electronic Intifada (Apr 23, 2014)

Report: Palestinian Prisoners Denied the Right to Education
Palestine News Network (Apr 23, 2014)

Israel Navy Opens Fire at Palestinian Boat Sailing in the Permitted Fishing Zone
Palestine News Network (Apr 23, 2014)

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LIFE & CULTURE

Ramsey Nijem says UFC Fight Night 39 'was my title fight'
MMAjunkie (Apr 16, 2014) 

Speed Sisters: The Film
Speed Sisters (Apr 9, 2014) 

"Each tree was like a member of the family" - Olson on Palestinians and the land
Mondoweiss (Apr 9, 2014) 

The Korn Gallery Presents: Palestinian Textiles
Korn Gallery (Apr 9, 2014) 

MoMA Presents: Annemarie Jacir's When I Saw You
MoMA (Jan 16, 2014) 

Palestinian film 'Omar' nominated for Oscar
Haaretz and DPA (Jan 16, 2014) 

Palestinian Writer Suad Amiry Wins Italy's Nonino Prize for Promoting Peace
Arabic Literature (Jan 14, 2014) 

"5 Broken Cameras" wins Palestine's first Emmy
Maureen Clare Murphy, The Electronic Intifada (Nov 28, 2013) 

New Palestinian Film Set to Screen at International Film Festivals in Toronto and New York
IMEU (Sep 5, 2013) 

Palestinian musician Hanni El Khatib on David Letterman
David Letterman (Aug 1, 2013) 

The Generous Wilderness of Yacoub al-Khayyat
Riad Bahhur, This Week in Palestine (Jul 1, 2013) 

Hilda's Malban
Vivien Sansour, This Week in Palestine (Jul 1, 2013) 

Hany Abu-Assad: Award-winning Filmmaker
IMEU (Jun 4, 2013) 

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