Masar Badil: The New Palestinian Movement that Has Both Israel and the PA on Edge

Robert Inlakesh A Revolutionary Alternative Palestinians overwhelmingly reject the Palestinian Authority — which has refused to hold elections and constantly sided with Israeli forces, jailing and torturing rather than protecting its own people — and have long sought an alternative. Now, Masar Badil claims to be the solution. OCCUPIED PALESTINE — “We are building a…

Israel Razes Palestinian Properties in Occupied Territories in Massive Single-Day Demolition Drive

Abhijan Choudhury (Photo: Palestinian Information Center) Israeli authorities justified the demolitions citing lack of Israeli building permits. They also confiscated scores of Palestinian-owned assets, including cars, tractors, water generators and solar panels Israeli authorities carried out illegal demolitions of several Palestinian-owned residential, agricultural and commercial properties across the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem on…

The Fight to Save Lifta, the Last Remaining Palestinian Village

Jessica Buxbaum LIFTA, JERUSALEM — Yacoub Odeh is 81 years old but he can still remember his childhood in the Palestinian village of Lifta as if it were yesterday. Children playing together in the gardens, swimming in the pools and laying in the grass. Today, Lifta remains as a frozen time capsule. While the residents…

Israeli and PA Forces Conduct Mass Arrests of Palestinian Protesters

Peoples Dispatch Nizar Banat’s mother carries a photo of her son during a march calling for Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s resignation on July 3, 2021. Photo : The Times of Israel Human rights lawyers and activists have been arrested in Palestine.The arrests were conducted reportedly in relati on to their participation in protests that…

Interview with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine

Resistance is not terrorism. The following is an interview that I conducted with a representative of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), Comrade Guevara Hadad. Q: Of course we are aware that your movement rejects the so-called “two-state solution” in Palestine. What kind of Palestine is your organisation fighting for? Many prominent…