The international community has failed to hold the occupying Power, Israel, accountable despite the principles being well-enshrined in international law and UN resolutions.
The roots of the Nakba and the ongoing problems in Palestine/Israel today lie in the emergence of political Zionism in the late 1800s when some European Jews, influenced by the nationalism then sweeping the continent, decided that the solution to antisemitism in Europe and Russia was the establishment of a state for Jews in Palestine.
Nakba is an Arabic word meaning “catastrophe” and refers to Israel’s ethnic cleansing of Palestine, its exiling of Palestinians and making them into refugees, its dispossession of Palestinian property, its destruction of Palestinian cities, towns, and villages, and its attempt to erase the existence of the Palestinian people from its homeland in 1948.
This guide was created by the team at Law For Palestine and curated by Slingshot Media’s advocacy team Judicial decrees, decisions, positions, and orders issued by official Palestinian bodies The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFAE) has called on all nations to reassess their relations with the occupying state and apply substantial pressure to compel it
This guide was created by the team at Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network and curated by Slingshot Media’s advocacy team On October 7th, 2023, Hamas’s armed wing led the Al-Aqsa Flood, a guerilla operation where fighters broke through the Gaza barrier, seized Israeli settlements, killed an estimated 1,300 Israelis, and took an additional 200 hostage. The
This guide was created by the team at The Palestine Institute for Public Diplomacy and curated by Slingshot Media’s advocacy team As reporters, journalists, and editors, the integrity, accuracy, and honesty of your reporting is integral in shaping people’s understanding of our reality. Accuracy and ethical reporting are not synonyms of “ objectivity” or “neutrality”
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This guide was created by the team at AlJazeera English and curated by Slingshot Media’s advocacy team What’s the Israel-Palestine conflict about? A simple guide It’s killed tens of thousands of people and displaced millions. And its future lies in its past. We break it down. The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has claimed tens of thousands of lives
This guide was created by the team at the Interactive Encyclopedia of the Palestine Question and curated by Slingshot Media’s advocacy team Before the Nakba , the District of Gaza was one of the five districts that made up Mandate Palestine , and it consisted of two subdistricts: Gaza and Bir al-Sabi’ . After the 1948 War , the State of Israel controlled all of Bir
This guide was created by the team at AlJazeera English and curated by Slingshot Media’s advocacy team What will the maps of Palestine and Israel look like if Israel illegally annexes the Jordan Valley on July 1? The current map of Palestine is often described as resembling “Swiss cheese”. Over the past century it has