As long as Israel could continue pretending to be a full democracy, the world could look aside and ignore the occupation.
…many people have been asking: ‘Would the protest have been banned if it had been pro-Israel?’
Across a differential and fragmentary geography in all of historic Palestine, the structure of settler colonialism, which has until this point been invisible, is now visible.
Is the solution a two-state solution...or should we be looking for a process of decolonisation?
If antiracism can be switched on and off as a principle—repeatedly asserted in print, but abruptly suspended when the question of Palestine is raised—then its expressions are degraded into mere performances.
As the pandemic raged, it appeared that Israel’s disregard for Palestinian life, an institutionally entrenched position, would be costly not only for Palestinians but for Israelis themselves.
Achieving justice through international court processes tends to be celebrated by parties who either benefit directly from them or observe them with a dispassionate eye. For the rest, it’s politics.
The fortune of a salesman and the fate of the Palestinians