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Confronting Borders Old and New: An Interview With Josef Koudelka

Sylvia Sukop | Posted 05.19.2015 | Arts
Sylvia Sukop

Fully engaged artistically and intellectually at 77, the legendary Czech-born photographer maintains a profound belief in the truth of the photograph and, perhaps more precisely, in the truth of the photographic negative.

LOOK: The Walls That Separate The World

HuffPost Italy | Antonia Laterza | Posted 04.12.2013 | World

The world will soon have a new division, as Saudi Arabia is building a wall at its border with Yemen. According to the BBC, the wall will be 1118 ...

Palestinian Activist On sraeli Bus Segregation: 'I Live That Bigotry On A Day-To-Day Basis'

Posted 03.05.2013 | World

Israel's introduction of a separate bus line for Palestinians traveling from the West Bank into Israel has prompted claims of segregation, though the ...

The Wall Must Come Down

John Quigley | Posted 08.20.2012 | World
John Quigley

The International Court of Justice was more than a little prophetic when it said in 2004 that the wall threatened the self-determination of the Palestinian people.

Birthright Citizenship Under Siege in the Promised Land and the Home of the Brave

Eli Y. Adashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eli Y. Adashi

One cannot help but note an eerie similarity between the birthright debates raging in the US and the State of Israel. Both nations are badly in need of resetting their immigration policies in the face of a rapidly globalizing planet.

The Wall: 20 Years After Berlin

Kevin Coval | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Kevin Coval

"The night of Nov. 9... was the fulfillment of a dream." German Chancellor Angela Merkel today concrete stretches into sky, twenty-six feet high. ...

Bethlehem Traders Face Poor Christmas As Gaza Problem's Stifle Tourism

GlobalPost | Catrina Stewart | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BETHLEHEM, West Bank -- Bethlehem's traders face a bleak Christmas this year as they compete for a dwindling share of much-needed tourism revenues....

It Will Take More Than a Wall To Silence Us

Jamal Juma' | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamal Juma'

If President Obama is to live up to his Nobel, then he should insist that trapping Palestine's emerging Gandhis and Mandelas behind walls is incompatible with a peaceful and just future.

Celebrating Berlin While Enabling Israel's Apartheid Wall

Ahmed Shihab-Eldin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ahmed Shihab-Eldin

The 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall highlights both the inherent thirst for freedom and proclivity to hypocrisy ingrained in the human condition.

Can You Hear Me Now?

Omri Marcus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Omri Marcus

Palestinians were furious to discover that now not only Fox News ignores their side -- but now even during commercial breaks are they invisible.

Israel: Wall Commercial Sparks Controversy (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A new Israeli cell phone commercial has sparked anger from Palestinians and left-wing Israelis, ABC reports. The Cellcom ad features Israeli soldie...

Pope In Mideast Calls Wall A Symbol Of "Stalemate"

Times Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Pope Benedict XVI today lamented the "tragic" building by Israel of the West Bank separation barrier in a speech to Palestinians at a refugee camp in ...

Finding a Wall of Paranoia and Fear in Israel

Zaina Arafat | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Zaina Arafat

Traveling through Israel and the West Bank is an especially unpredictable experience for me. The Israeli soldiers who patrol the checkpoints can choose to treat me as either an American or as a Palestinian.