Israeli Palestinian conflict
The Tenacity of Chef Reem Assil
The Palestinian- and Syrian-American chef opens up about the intense racist backlash she faced when her Oakland bakery opened.
Photos from Inside a Decade of Protests in Israel and Palestine
A new photobook by photo-activist collective Activestills features ten years of photography documenting tension in Israel and Palestine, including protests the photographers were active in themselves.
The Restaurant at the Center of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Serves Great Hummus
Ikermawi has served its delicious hummus since 1952, but with tensions flaring over the Old City's holy sites, the restaurant is losing its customers.
How 3G Will Change Palestine
For years Israel banned 3G mobile technology in occupied Palestine, blocking the high-speed data needed for GPS, streaming music, or sending emails on your phone.
JK Rowling's Weird, Nonsensical Claim That Dumbledore Would Have Been Against a Boycott of Israel
Is it really kosher to turn stories you made up yourself into parables about current affairs?
The Bovine Intifada: How 18 Cows Came to Represent Civil Disobedience for One Palestinian Village
The second intifada brings to mind bus bombings and terror acts. The first intifada was somewhat more peaceful, and it involved cows.
A Tech Guy from Detroit Created a Dating App that Matches Israelis with Palestinians
It may not bring about world peace, but Verona hopes to create greater empathy between those on both sides of one of the planet's oldest conflicts.
The Nonviolent Palestinian Activists Working for Peace in the West Bank
Issa Amro wants to teach young Palestinians to peacefully challenge the Israeli occupation and build communities. Can his work overcome decades of violence and strife?
After Surviving a Suicide Bomb, Israeli Artists OMTA Turned Shrapnel Into Art
Israeli artist Omer Golan survived a Palestinian suicide bomb attack in 2000. Since then, he's worked with his wife Tal as the artist duo OMTA.
A Reddit Thread Claims a Hookah Lounge in Los Angeles Banned Jews
Users on Reddit and Yelp claimed that a hookah lounge in the middle of an LA neighborhood filled with Persian Jews was a den of bigotry. The internet lies.
Israel's War on Palestine: It's Bad, but Is It 'Genocide'?
Why don't human rights groups call Israel's actions "genocide"? We asked and they wouldn't say.