TOPIC Palestine
Palestine: What was happening here was never normal anyway
Yasmin El-Rifae | How much will we normalize surveillance of our lives, for the sake of supposed safety?
Letter to my husband, Ramy Shaath, a prisoner of conscience in Egypt
Celine Lebrun-Shaath | Since the night they separated us, I've done everything to be strong and to be able to fight for you
Exploring Makimakkuk’s multidimension
Maha ElNabawi | Makimakkuk’s music is intensely earworming; her ad-libs burrow so deeply into my psyche
Why did Palestinian reconciliation talks break down last week?
Ahmad Shehada | Rapprochement between Palestinian movements Hamas and Fatah fell apart at the close of last week
Waiting for war: The siege on the people of Gaza tightens
Shireen al-Akkah | In Gaza, death does not seem like the most tragic fate
In Between: Your Palestinian identity and your Israeli-funded film
Menna Ekram | An Israeli-funded film by a Palestinian director raises questions about Palestinian filmmaking
How do we write about Palestine? 2 collections, 2 answers
Marcia Lynx Qualey | And why read parachute writers, even if they’re famous?
Music comes to the rescue of thought: On Jumana Manna’s Palestine music documentary
Maha ElNabawi | This sound journey points to the richness of Palestinian history away from Israeli narratives
Writing the Impossible in Gaza: A Suspended Life
Ismail Fayed | Ismail Fayed reviews another IPAF shortlisted novel, this time Atef Abu Seif's 400-page fifth novel,
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Abdel Azeem Hammad
The imperial doctrines of Donald Trump and Theresa May
Signs of reviving British and US imperialism are bad news for the region
Mohamed Seif El Nasr
Palestine: The history of how the land was lost
On March 30, Palestinians all over the world celebrate Land Day. It marks the pivotal events in 1976
Nael El Toukhy
How Hebrew teaches us something about ourselves, Part 5
In 1949, David Ben-Gurion said of Yemeni Jews arriving in Israel: “They are behind us by more than
Egyptian official: Foreign Ministry statement on Trump ‘peace plan’ slightly watered down from initial draft
Egypt imposes heavy taxes on gas to Gaza, retreats from reconciliation as punishment for Hamas leader’s Iran visit
Hamas, Israel remain far apart on timeframe of truce deal after Egyptian mediation
Interior Ministry forbids downtown Cairo protest against US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
Cairo demonstrators protest US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, arrests reported
Human rights groups condemn Israeli take-over of convoy to Gaza
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Cartoon: Sweet for Gaza
Andeel | Auntie: "Toota my dear, please come like this Gaza picture for me, my fingers are sticky because of these sweets I ate."