The Listening Post

From Sheikh Jarrah to Gaza: Journalism under apartheid

Blockade, bombardment and Israeli occupation have not stopped Palestinians from documenting and telling their stories. Now, the world is beginning to listen.

Just days after the ceasefire in Gaza ended 11 days of bombing, The Listening Post spoke with two Palestinians who have tilted international attention towards their struggle.


Muna al-Kurd – Sheikh Jarrah resident and activist

Hosam Salem – Gaza Palestinian photographer

On our radar

Richard Gizbert and producer Tariq Nafi discuss Israel’s crackdown on reporters in East Jerusalem, and the international journalists calling out their own media operations for sanitising the oppression of Palestinians.

How to cover apartheid: A human rights perspective with Hagai El-Ad

Human rights groups are reframing the discussion about Israel’s domination of Palestinians. Richard Gizbert interviews Hagai El-Ad, executive director of Israeli human rights organisation, B’Tselem.


Hagai El-Ad – Executive director, B’Tselem