Trump and Netanyahu are undoing decades of U.S.-Israel relations. Israel’s racism complements Trump’s; America’s defense of its elected officials challenges it.
The Institute for Palestine Studies (USA), Inc., (IPS) has an opening for two Spring 2020 interns in the exciting fields of Communications and Outreach.
Palestine Square gathered a diverse group of experts with legal and academic backgrounds for a roundtable to reflect on UNRWA’s role in this era of uncertainty surrounding the question of Palestinian refugees.
The Diaries of Wasif Jawhariyyeh, published by the Institute for Palestine Studies, was named as one of the top 10 eyewitness accounts of 20th century history by The Guardian. Charles Emmerson, a British-Australian historian and the article’s author, ranks The Diaries in fourth place.
Consciously acting on a failed assassination policy underlines Israel’s deep cynicism in its relationship with Gaza.
Senate bill 2132 puts at stake the ability of the PLO to engage in diplomatic and legal channels to support Palestinian national aspirations and to seek accountability through international mechanisms.
Son of Jerusalem, Kamal Boullata, will finally make it back to his homeland for burial at the Cemetery of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem at Mt. Zion next to his family and ancestors.
Kamal was born in Jerusalem, and grew up in the Old City. According to the Records of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem and the Arab Orthodox Mukhtar for the Old City, the late Mr. Mitri Toubbeh, Boullata's family traces their history in the Old City back to over 600 years.
(Image Courtsey of Meem Gallery)
Jerusalem-born painter, writer, and art historian Kamal Boullata passed away on Aug. 6 in his home in Berlin, Germany.
Awarded to an outstanding essay that addresses either contemporary or historical issues relating to Jerusalem. Winning prize of U.S. $1000 and essay published in the Jerusalem Quarterly.
Massoud Hayoun enchanted with stories of his cosmopolitan North African Jewish ancestors; the subject of his memoir When We Were Arabs.
Noura Erakat outlines how the Palestinian Authority’s illusory quest for statehood has shaped the actions of Palestinian leadership. (This excerpt originally appeared on Mondoweiss.net.)
Bukele’s Palestinian heritage has not necessarily translated to a fair and reasonable position on the conflict in his ancestral land.