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With wedding halls closed, couples in Gaza have settled for small and simple home ceremonies instead of traditionally elaborate celebrations.

Israel has lifted lockdown measures enacted to control the spread of the coronavirus.

End complicity between UK universities and <em>Israeli</em> apartheid

Malia Bouattia

End complicity between UK universities and Israeli apartheid

Comment: An exciting new initiative leads the way on pressuring academic institutions into divesting from companies that are complicit in the continued colonisation of Palestine, writes Malia Bouattia.

A plan to resist Trump’s Deal of the Century

Abbad Yahya

A plan to resist Trump’s Deal of the Century

The long read: A new book by Palestinian intellectual Azmi Bishara presents a comprehensive strategy to resist Trump and Netanyahu’s widely ...

Will the Palestinian Authority really cut ties with Israel?

Florence Dixon

Will the Palestinian Authority really cut ties with Israel?

With annexation on the horizon, Mahmoud Abbas has issued a familiar threat. But with an ill-prepared PA and so much at stake, will he really go ...

A joint call from Arab intellectuals and personalities

Covid-19: A dual punishment for Palestinian and Arab prisoners

Comment: An open letter from more than 150 personalities from the Arab world, calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails and prisoners of conscience in the region.

Azmi Bishara

Coronavirus contemplations: Part II

Comment: In this three-part series, Dr Azmi Bishara takes a deep dive look at how citizens and states have responded to an unprecedented ...

Dalal Yassine

Erasing Palestinian refugees: Trump and the Nakba at 72

Comment: Seventy-two years after the Nakba, Israel and the United States continue to deny the right of Palestinian refugees to return to their ...

Delilah Boxstein

Bedouin students left behind amid Israel's coronavirus lockdown

Bedouin students in the Negev have been left behind as the coronavirus pandemic lays bare the inequality in Israel's education system.

<em>Israeli</em> police 'using COVID-19 lockdown rules' to beat Palestinian-Israelis

The New Arab

Israeli police 'using COVID-19 lockdown rules' to beat Palestinian-Israelis

Palestinian citizens of Israel in Jaffa took to the streets to protest Israeli police using lockdown as an excuse for police brutality.

Dr. Tamara Kharroub

Coronavirus exposes Arab world's information crisis and digital inequality

Comment: The coronavirus pandemic has shed further light on inequality, misinformation, and authoritarianism in the region, writes Tamara ...

Skipping Torah study more dangerous than coronavirus: <em>Israeli</em> rabbi

The New Arab

Skipping Torah study more dangerous than coronavirus: Israeli rabbi

Ultra-orthodox yeshivas and Torah schools continue to run despite Israeli schools having been closed and a ban on gatherings of over 10 ...

Why Amo Bernie falls short on Syria and Palestine

CJ Werleman

Why Amo Bernie falls short on Syria and Palestine

Comment: While a Sanders presidency would be a major step up, there's still room for improvement in his foreign policy, writes CJ Werleman.

On Palestine, Labour leadership contenders are failing, once again

Malia Bouattia

On Palestine, Labour leadership contenders are failing, once again

Comment: When it comes to international solidarity and Palestine, we're seeing a return to the pre-Corbyn status quo, writes Malia Bouattia.

Bernie Sanders ad calls for Palestinian rights

The New Arab

Bernie Sanders ad calls for Palestinian rights

The Democratic presidential hopeful has attracted popular support among Arab-Americans, partly for his perceived pro-Palestine stance.

Rami G. Khouri

Palestinians must lead the world's last anti-colonial struggle

Comment: The Palestinians must dare to lead their anti-colonial battle with a powerful raft of political, economic, legal, and mass mobilisation techniques, writes Rami Khouri.

Florence Dixon

How Arab-Americans embraced 'Amo Bernie' as one of them

In-depth: From Amo to Habibi, Bernie Sanders has become the first presidential candidate in US history to embrace the Arab community, and ...

Diana Alghoul

First hijabi appointed to 'anti-Arab' Israeli police

Sabreen Saadi, a Palestinian citizen of Israel, has gone viral after a photo of her in an Israeli police uniform was released.

Abby Sewell

UNRWA appeals for funding after Deal of the Century

Dispatch: The UN Palestine refugees agency has pled for funding after the unveiling of the controversial Deal of the Century, which calls for ...

Unravelling the misuse of international law with Noura Erakat

Elias Jahshan

Unravelling the misuse of international law with Noura Erakat

The New Arab Meets: Noura Erakat, a Palestinian-American legal scholar, human rights attorney, activist and author of Justice for Some: Law and ...

The New Arab

Suspected Israeli extremists set fire to Jerusalem mosque

The mosque in East Jerusalem's Beit Safafa neighbourhood suffered damage in the suspected arson attack but no one was hurt.

Right-wing <em>Israeli</em> parties unite for third election

The New Arab & agencies

Right-wing Israeli parties unite for third election

Religious-nationalist parties came together ahead of Israel's third election in one year, shutting out the fringe Jewish Power party.

Michigan synagogue member sues anti-Israel protesters

The New Arab & agencies

Michigan synagogue member sues anti-Israel protesters

Anti-Israel protesters are being sued by a member of a Michigan synagogue for 'harassing' worshippers.

Netanyahu faces tough challenge in Thursday primary vote

The New Arab

Netanyahu faces tough challenge in Thursday primary vote

Netanyahu faces criminal charges of corruption and now a leadership challenge from inside his very own party, Likud.

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