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What a 'period of calm' looks like in the Occupied Territories
Three months after the last major Israeli incursion into the Gaza Strip, the "period of calm" is only "calm" for Israel.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2013 09:55 GMT
Racism and the hypocrisy of Israel's advocates
The vital fight against anti-Semitism is "cynically abused to defend Israel's institutionalised racism".
Last updated: 16 Feb 2013 15:18 GMT
Recall the myth of Yitzhak Rabin
The political distinctions between Israel's Centre Left and Right wing parties are less apparent on certain issues.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2013 11:58 GMT
Gaza to Galilee: The colonial context
Framing events in Gaza in the colonial context is vital for understanding the nature of the violence, argues author.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2012 17:56 GMT
Israel is an apartheid state (no poll required)
A new Ha'aretz poll indicates a majority of Jewish Israelis favour apartheid - but that's nothing new.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2012 10:13 GMT
Israel: Ethnic cleansing in the Negev
The forced relocation of Bedouins in southern Israel fits Foreign Affairs' definition of ethnic cleansing.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 10:46 GMT
Israel's High Court of Injustice
Dubbed 'leftist' by hawks in Israel, the High Court of Justice actually reinforces colonial policies, writes author.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2012 03:41 GMT
A new hasbara campaign: Countering the 'Arab Narrative'
'Justice for Jewish refugees from Arab countries', new propaganda initiative from Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2012 08:28 GMT
Be'er Sheva's mosquerade
A wine and beer festival to be held in a former Great Mosque is an exemplar of contemporary Israeli history.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2012 12:16 GMT
A decade on, some justice for Rachel Corrie's family?
Whatever the verdict in the Haifa court tomorrow, the case of Rachel Corrie sheds light on the Israeli army's crimes.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2012 05:29 GMT
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