Nick McAlpin is journalist for The New Arab. His areas of interest include Palestine-Israel and social movements.
The initiative seeks to boost the Palestinian economy and support women-owned businesses as part of a vision for a new future.
In-depth: As Palestinians are facing increasing Israeli violence, can British party politics keep up?
The Swedish environmental activist said she is "against any form of violence or oppression from anyone".
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Yemeni model Entisar Al-Hammadi was kidnapped over a month ago by Houthi rebels.
In-depth: Amnesty International's annual report for 2020/21 reveals the scope of the abuses Middle Eastern governments perpetrated while the pandemic was raging.
Comment: Britain's Conservative Party is Islamophobic to its core, and is legitimising anti-Muslim hate crimes in Britain, writes Nick McAlpin.
Comment: To be a good ally means listening, and Palestine's LGBTQ+ community is telling you they don't want your solidarity if it involves pinkwashing the Israeli occupation, writes Nick McAlpin.
Animal rights activism and national emancipation are rarely mentioned in the same breath. Nevertheless, for the Palestinian Animal League, the two are fundamentally inseparable, writes Nick McAlpin.