'What Strange Paradise' Focuses On The Human Stories At The Heart Of A Crisis
Omar El Akkad's knows about the cultural, historical, and political forces that drive countless people to migrate illegally, but in What Strange Paradise, he leaves those things aside and focuses instead on telling the stories of the people at the core of the migrant crisis.
Reluctance and distrust define vaccine attitudes in Gaza
Widespread reluctance to get a shot has led officials and medics to launch campaign about positive effects of vaccination.
'It's just ice-cream': settlers' chilly response to Ben & Jerry's boycott
There are blue skies and green grass outside and inside Pizzeria Efrat, a restaurant in a settlement of the same name in the occupied West Bank.
Israel to reimpose COVID health pass as Delta variant hits
Green Pass' programme only allows people vaccinated or recovered from COVID-19 to enter some public spaces.
CUNY faculty union divides over the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
When the Professional Staff Congress, the faculty union at the City University of New York, last month adopted a resolution strongly criticizing Israel for recent violence against Palestinians, the reaction was intense.
A Rap Song Lays Bare Israel's Jewish-Arab Fracture - and Goes Viral
The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
A Jew and a Palestinian sling slurs at each other, giving voice to hidden prejudice with the aim of overcoming it.
Three men charged with hate crime in May Borough Park attack * Brooklyn Paper
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Israeli PM vows to take 'aggressive' action over Ben & Jerry's ban
Israel's prime minister, Naftali Bennett, has told the head of Unilever that Israel will "act aggressively" against Ben & Jerry's over the subsidiary's decision to stop selling its ice-cream in the Israeli-occupied West Bank and contested East Jerusalem.
Ben & Jerry's to Stop Selling Ice Cream in Israeli Occupied Territories
Ben & Jerry's, the ice cream purveyor famous for taking stands on hot-button social issues, announced Monday that it was ending sales in the Israeli-occupied territories - plunging itself into one of the most contentious debates on the international stage.
Ben & Jerry's to stop selling ice-cream in Palestinian territories
Ben & Jerry's ice-cream has announced that it will no longer sell its ice-cream in the Palestinian territories, saying the sales in the occupied land are "inconsistent with our values."