Jesse Rosenfeld is a Canadian journalist based in the Middle East. He has published with The Nation, the Guardian, the Toronto Star and Le Monde Diplomatique, among others.
Benjamin Netanyahu’s attack on Gaza has stoked a fever pitch of hard-line nationalism.
The student-led movement scored a victory in the election, with the new government repealing tuition hikes. But the grievances behind the mass protests still lurk.
What began as a student walkout against tuition hikes has become a society-wide uprising against austerity, inequality and the police state.
A new generation, inspired by the Arab Spring, is seeking to reforge a unified national identity and reinvigorate the liberation struggle.
New evidence indicates that the PA's ambitious road-building program--heavily funded by the United States and Europe--is being used by Israel to facilitate settlement expansion.