palestine

Rashida Tlaib

Rashida Tlaib Just Canceled Her Trip to "Racist and Oppressive" Israel

The congresswoman announced Friday morning, right after Israel reversed course and said it would let her into the country.
Tim Marcin
8.16.19
Rashida Tlaib

Israel Will Let Rashida Tlaib In — Under One Condition

There's no indication yet if Tlaib's close ally Rep. Ilhan Omar will be permitted to enter.
Tim Marcin
8.16.19
Religion

Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar Were Headed for Palestine, Not Israel

Tlaib, who is Palestinian American, was planning to visit her grandma. Israel's Prime Minister now says he will "consider" her request.
Leila Ettachfini
8.15.19
Religion

What Is Birthright and Why Is It So Controversial?

Everything you should know before deciding whether or not to join the free 10 day trip to Israel.
Leila Ettachfini
8.15.19
palestine

People Are Deactivating Airbnb for Allowing Listings in the Occupied West Bank

Airbnb won't be collecting profits from illegal settlements, but organizers say that's not enough.
Leila Ettachfini
5.15.19
Music

Palestinian Women Artists Urge Madonna to Cancel Performance in Israel

Artists like Lorde and Lauryn Hill have chosen not to perform in Israel in support of Palestinian human rights.
Leila Ettachfini
5.13.19
Hacking

Israel Bombing ‘Cyber Operatives’ Isn’t Cyber War, It’s Just War

Experts in cybersecurity and conflict warn that it’s too early to draw dramatic conclusions about Israel’s strike against the alleged Hamas cyber headquarters.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
Ben Makuch
5.6.19
israel

Beto O’Rourke flat-out called Israel's Netanyahu “racist”

The U.S.-Israel relationship "must be able to transcend a prime minister who is racist," O'Rourke said.
Rex Santus
4.8.19
israel

Mike Pompeo thinks it’s “possible” that Trump is a biblical savior

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo agreed that God may have sent Trump to save Israel.
Rex Santus
3.22.19
international women's day

The Woman Refusing to Let Palestine's Farming Roots Die

Vivien Sansour founded The Palestinian Heirloom Library in hopes to revive plants threatened by occupation, climate change, and agribusiness.
Leila Ettachfini
3.8.19
Jerusalem

Closing the U.S. consulate in Jerusalem is the “final nail” for a peace deal, Palestinians warn

The consulate acted for decades as a de facto embassy for the Palestinians.
David Gilbert
3.4.19
israel

What you need to know about the backlash against Rep. Ilhan Omar

When she criticized pro-Israel lobbying, the accusations of anti-Semitism came quickly, but her supporters say it's a smear campaign.
Rex Santus
2.11.19
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