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Made you look, made you think – Banksy in Gaza

4 years ago / 0 comments

Throughout history the arts have documented and dominated public consciousness, both as a tool of power and of revolution. But if we think about what impacts our lives now, literature, music, and film certainly do, but for most of us the stuff on the inside of a gallery won’t register. … Read More

Comment | Israel's abuses must end

5 years ago / 0 comments

Israeli Apartheid Week is often accused of been divisive, creating tensions and alienating people. These accusations are completely correct, in that it divides those who defend apartheid from those who do not. The International Convention on the Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid state that the crime of … Read More

Inside Palestine: interview with Itay Epstain, co-director of ICAHD

6 years ago / 0 comments

Could you explain the structure of Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD), and how it works? ICAHD was established in 1997. It was set up at the outset to counter a specific Israeli policy: that of demolitions, predominantly of residences. Israeli Jewish activists went out and engaged Palestinian communities, Palestinian … Read More