Can Palestine be partitioned? Taking the discussion back to basics - 23 June 2011

Anyone who follows developments related to Palestine will have heard countless times the lazy assertion that “everybody knows” what a final outcome will look like.

Source: the Electronic Intifada

Author Alice Walker to take part in Gaza flotilla, despite U.S. warning - 23 June 2011

The celebrated poet and novelist wrote a special piece for CNN, outlining her intention to bring letters to the people of Gaza 'expressing solidarity and love.'

Source: Haaretz

Israel plans to forcibly transfer 40,000 Bedouin citizens - 16 June 2011

A new Israeli proposal that would forcibly transfer more than 40,000 Bedouin citizens into government-planned townships in the Negev (Naqab) desert has raised the ire of Source: the Electronic Intifada

Nearly two-thirds (64%) of the Jewish-Israeli public are not aware of the fact that the Jordan Valley is an occupied territory - 13 June 2011

Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) poll shows a distressing 63% of Israelis do not know that the Jordan Valley is an occupied territory. See

Source: ACRI

Hamas Considering Abstention From Future PA Cabinets - 9 June 2011

Sections of Hamas’s political leadership are debating proposals to stay out of future governments in the Palestinian Territories in a bid to avoid international isolation, according to AFP.

Source: IMEMC

Living in East Jerusalem – a video interactive - 8 June 2011

Four Palestinians and two Israelis used cameras provided by the Guardian and B'Tselem human rights organisation to record video diaries about their lives and experiences in East Jerusalem

Source: The Guardian

Deaths reported at Syria-Israel border rally - 6 June 2011

At least 23 reportedly killed in the Golan Heights during pro-Palestinian rally marking "Day of Defeat" in 1967 war.

Source: Al Jazeera

Poll: 77% of Israelis oppose going back to pre-'67 lines - 6 June 2011

Large majorities recognize importance of keeping J'lem under Israeli sovereignty, oppose transferring Temple Mount to Palestinian control.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

Tel Aviv: Thousands rally in support of Palestine - 4 June 2011

Leftist organizations hold march in Central Tel Aviv under the banner 'Israel says yes to a Palestinian state'; demonstrators call on Netanyahu to recognize that establishment of Palestine serves vital I

Source: Ynet news

Get rid of Zionism - 3 June 2011

Had masses of Israelis had the sense to say that on the morning after the occupation, instead of choosing to 'discover our undivided country,' we would be in a different situation today.


Source: Haaretz