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May 15, 2016: 68 Years Since Palestine's Nakba

Zeina Azzam | Posted 05.13.2017 | World
Zeina Azzam

Nakba is the Arabic word for "catastrophe," signifying the immense dislocation that unfolded during 1947-49 after the United Nations' decision to partition Palestine into two states.

"The Beauty Queen of Jerusalem": A tale of love and war in pre-state Israel

Dora Levy Mossanen | Posted 05.06.2017 | Home
Dora Levy Mossanen

"The Beauty Queen of Jerusalem" by Sarit Yishai-Levi (Thomas Dunn Books/St. Martin's Press) Every now and then, a multi-generational novel such as "...

Colonial Baggage for America in Palestine

Salam Al Marayati | Posted 10.12.2014 | Politics
Salam Al Marayati

The U.S. aimlessly manages the symptoms rather than deal with root causes, which starts with the atrocities against the Palestinian people and extends to support for tyranny throughout the region to maintain the status quo.

Palestinian Journalist/Author/Poet/Activist Fouzi El-Asmar, R.I.P.

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 11.23.2013 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

It's the details one often remembers. Mine is the memory of Fouzi El-Asmar surrounded by piles of newspapers, documents, and books, at his Washingto...