Opinion

The root problem of poverty in Palestine is not Covid-19, but Israel’s colonialism

The UN’s non-binding and generalised Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have provided a diversion in current EU and Palestinian politics. On…

The spirit of Palestinian detainee Maher al-Akhras will live on

Palestinian political prisoner Maher Al-Akhras has been on hunger strike for 83 days now. A father of six children, Al-Akhras was…

Saudi-funded MBC’s removal of Palestinian show raises questions over normalisation with ‘Israel’

Saudi-funded TV channel MBC temporarily removed an acclaimed historical drama about Palestine from its streaming service, in a move that…

Bassel al-Araj: An icon for a lost generation

Since his killing, Bassel al-Araj has become one of the most recognizable icons in Palestine. The image of the revolutionary activist –…

Why African states must not normalise ties with the occupation state

On 11 November 2004, the day Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat died, I shed tears, overwhelmed by shock and distress. That…

Israel’s Founding Generation Were a Generation of Looters

According to historian Adam Raz, in his book “Looting of Arab Property in the War of Independence” (Carmel Publishing House,…

The Palestinians need an alternative vision

Many articles have already been written criticising the normalisation deal signed between the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Israel…

Qatar’s solidarity with Palestine shows that not all members of the Arab League are worthless

The Arab League has a reputation for being full of men overburdened by their own sense of importance. This, though,…

What does Israel-UAE peace agreement mean for Palestine?

By: Callum Maclean Citing it as a “huge breakthrough”, on the 12th of August Donald Trump announced the US-brokered “historic peace agreement” between Israel…

The world must take action towards what is happening in Gaza

For my family, and for the people of Gaza, August has been horrific. Israel bombed the Strip on an almost daily…
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