From a Portuguese national news channel’s photos of the day, in September.
This morning, I wrote: “On this International Women’s Day, I think that everyone who self-identifies as a male needs to take some time to reflect about ways in which we as men contribute to the […]
My parents moved to Jerusalem from San Francisco in 1986. They bought a house in Baq’a, and my older sister and I were both born there. In the summer of 1989, my father, a professor […]
המאמר הזה התפרסם לראשונה באתר העוקץ אמריקאים הביתה מוריאל רוטמן 04.03.12 יום אחד קיבלנו מכתב רשמי שטוען כי הבית שלנו הוכרז כ”נכס נפקדים”, ושעלינו לעזוב מיידית ללא פיצוי. לאחר שנעזוב את הבית הוא יועבר לחזקת […]
The JNF-KKL is seeking to take over yet another home in Silwan, belonging to the Ruweidi family, by way of the “Absentee Property Law.” Here is a letter written by Juma’a Muhammad Saalim al-Ruweidi, 85, to the JNF […]
Welp. I was quoted by the Gerald Steinberg of the lovely organization known as NGO Monitor. Here’s the crazy thing: when I hear that I have been quoted by a far-right-winger, I usually wince, because […]
[This piece was originally published on Common Ground News Service] Jerusalem – Late last month I went to the children’s memorial in Yad Vashem, the Holocaust memorial museum in Jerusalem. I stood there and took in […]
The cruelty of the Occupation continues to astonish me. I was woken a bit before 7 AM with news that the Israel Nature and Parks Authority had begun demolishing the community center and playground in […]