Israel Continues to Exclude and Erase Palestinians

Dec 19, 2018

In this edition of The Interview, Fair Observer talks to Helga Tawil-Souri, a Palestinian-American scholar and university professor. Since 1948, thousands of news articles, hundreds of hours of TV and radio programs, tens of books and countless research papers have been produced about the root...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: The NYT Forgot this “Narrative”

May 21, 2018

A narrator in The New York Times abuses the notion of narrative when it comes to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. When The New York Times observes contemporary history unfolding, it uses its reputation as a “newspaper of record” to demonstrate its philosophical hauteur. Describing the...

The Gaza Conflict: Occupation, Rockets and War Crimes

With yet another Gaza conflict, Israelis and Palestinians are far from reaching a lasting peace settlement. Background The Gaza Strip, a densely-populated Palestinian enclave with 1.8 million people, has once again been a scene of violence, death and destruction since July 8. At the time of...

Gaza: Human Life in the Midst of Conflict

Nov 21, 2012

Zahid Rehman of Human Appeal International, gives a personal account of his experiences in Gaza this past week. I’m currently sitting here in my hotel lobby, situated in the heart of the Gaza Strip. The sounds of racing ambulances and fire engines echo through the night as does the...