Mondoweiss is an independent website devoted to informing readers about developments in Israel/Palestine and related US foreign policy. We provide news and analysis unavailable through the mainstream media regarding the struggle for Palestinian human rights.
Founded in 2006 as a personal blog of journalist Philip Weiss, Mondoweiss grew inside the progressive Jewish community and has become a critical resource for the movement for justice for Palestinians. We continue to follow debates over the role of Israel and nationalism in Jewish American life while seeking to reflect a diverse community of views on issues of international importance. We recognize that Jewish voices are often prioritized in discussions of Israel and seek to challenge that dynamic by bringing a universalist focus to an issue that is commonly dominated by narrow points of view.
We publish original on-the-ground reporting, analysis by scholars and personal stories. As the site has grown, we have developed a large group of regular contributors who are committed to high journalistic standards of documentable evidence and reliable sourcing.
Mondoweiss editors select content for the site on the basis of our shared commitment to news professionalism as well as justice for Palestinians. We do not have a single editorial position on specific issues, but aim to build a diverse online community, with special focus on viewpoints generally ignored by large media outlets. Writing published on Mondoweiss represents the views of its authors and does not necessarily represent the opinions of the site or its editors.
Mondoweiss maintains complete editorial independence from donors and financial supporters, who have no influence on the direction or content of our reporting.
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Mondoweiss is only able to continue with the support of its readers. The website is part of The Center for Economic Research and Social Change, a 501(c)(3) organization, and contributions to which are tax deductible to the extent provided by law.
You can make an online tax deductible donation here, or if contributing by mail, make your check payable to “Mondoweiss” and send it to:
P.O. Box 442380
Detroit, MI 48244
If you have any questions, or would like other donation options, please contact us at (240) 516-6636.
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Contributing Writers: Helena Cobban, Haidar Eid, Nada Elia, Yossi Gurvitz, Jonathan Ofir, Alice Rothchild, Steven Salaita, Dareen Tatour
Angela Newsom, Operations Assistant