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Palestinian Killed In Israeli Raid

A 19-year-old Palestinian man has been killed, following a raid by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank, the third such case in recent weeks. noch 288 Wörter


Bassem Eid... the Palestinian who blasts Hamas and Fatah

Somebody that the SPSC should be listening a lot more to is Bassem Eid, the founder and former director of the Jerusalem-based Palestinian Human Rights Monitoring Group (PHRMG). noch 528 Wörter


The Nakba as a Revolution

The Nakba (“Catastrophe”), the term used by Palestinians with regards to the events of 1948, is rarely, if ever, associated with the word ‘revolutionary’. And it’s easy to see why: in the midst of the tragedies, triumphs, and narratives of 1948, the idea of ‘revolution’ is lost in that sea of words. noch 745 Wörter


After the Gaza war

Palestinian math teacher Ali Wahdan moves his motorized wheelchair past the ruins of his house, that witnesses said was destroyed by Israeli shelling, in Beit Hanoun town, in the northern Gaza Strip.



Amira Hass on how Hamas and Fatah have effectively bought into and become invested in Israel’s strategy for preempting Palestinian self-determination:

Both rival ruling movements were manoeuvred into becoming part of a geopolitical reality that Israel has been shaping relentlessly since 1991: the enclaves reality, aka the Bantustans – in short, the deliberate torpedoing of the two-state solution.

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Who is Guilty of War Crimes in the Gaza War?

Israel is accused of a disproportionate response to Hamas rocket attacks. Is this accusation true? How does Israel compare to other military forces fighting asymmetrical wars?


The Israeli Solution, A Review, Part I: The Two-State Chimera*

Seminal, must read works exist in literature, philosophy, and political theory. For example, can one study the Cold War without having read George Kennan or discuss ethics without having read Rawls? noch 1.408 Wörter