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December 1, 2016

Ministry Summons Jerusalem School Principal for Hosting Anti-occupation Group Breaking the Silence

The summons was prompted by a complaint over alleged incitement at the program, but no incitement has been found and there is no formal ministry policy banning such programming, sources say. continue reading ›
December 1, 2016

‘We Are Orphans Here’

Life and death in East Jerusalem’s Palestinian refugee camp. By RACHEL KUSHNER continue reading ›
November 29, 2016

Israeli Lawmakers to Hold Rare Dual Vote on Bill to Legalize Settlement Outposts

Knesset legal adviser warns of 'significant minefields' ahead of Wednesday vote on the measure, aimed at averting a court-ordered evacuation of Amona. continue reading ›
November 22, 2016

How to Oppose Trump: A Guide for American Progressives, From Your Israeli and Palestinian Peers

Israeli and Palestinian rights activists have weathered many years of repeated and well-coordinated attacks on democratic and liberal values. But we're still here. And we have hard-won lessons to offer. continue reading ›
November 16, 2016

Proud to be outside of the consensus – Nov 16

The past week has been bustling and turbulent for us all. In reflection, we would like to share two important events that were especially significant to us. continue reading ›
November 1, 2016

Breaking the Silence to receive alternative award from BGU faculty

Faculty from the Ben Gurion University of the Negev will present an alternative award to the controversial NGO rights group Breaking the Silence in lieu of a canceled prize the group was supposed to receive from the university. continue reading ›
September 20, 2016

Secret Documents Reveal How Israel Tried to Evade International Scrutiny of Occupation

In two cables from '67 and '68, Foreign Ministry officials admit violations of Geneva Conventions, instruct diplomats how to evade need for compliance by eschewing use of the word ‘occupation.’ continue reading ›
September 14, 2016

Q&A Following the state attorney’s demand to expose the identity of testifiers

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