Author Archives: Circarre Parrhesia

JPost revises ‘Nakba Day protests’ to ‘Nakba Day riots’

This article, published a couple days ago on the Jerusalem Post website, was originally entitled “Palestinian group calls for more ‘Nakba Day’ style protests”. Within moments of the original posting an editor for Jpost dove in and made a simple … Continue reading

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On International Women’s Day, Palestinian women are faced with two struggles – freedom from occupation and liberation within their own society

The following interview is with Hitam Saafin, the Chair of the Union of Palestinian Women’s Committees (UPWC), which was founded in 1980. UPWC’s aim is to empower Palestinian women, while contributing to the Palestinian national struggle against the Israeli occupation. … Continue reading

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Israel destroys hundreds of West Bank olive trees to lay settlement water line

Yesterday, February 22 2011, a number of Palestinian news agencies, including the agency that I work for, published articles on the destruction of olive fields in the West Bank town of Jab’a, found in the greater Bethlehem district. The details … Continue reading

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