Sandy Tolan

Sandy Tolan is author of The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East.  He is associate professor at the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at the University of Southern California.  He is at work on a new book, Operation Mozart, about music and life in Palestine.  He blogs at ramallahcafe.com.

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 10:00am
Blown Chances in Gaza: Israel and the U.S. Miss Many Chances to Avoid War
Alongside the toll of death and broken lives, perhaps the saddest reality of the latest Gaza war, like the Gaza wars before it, is how easy it would have been to avoid. For the last eight years, Israel and the U.S. had repeated opportunities to opt for a diplomatic solution in Gaza. Each time, they...
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Friday, April 12, 2013 - 7:44am
Ground-Breaking Israeli Journalist Amira Hass Accused of Incitement
[NOTE, APRIL 10: SEE ITALICS FOR UPDATE.]
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Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 9:56am
It's the Occupation, Stupid
It's the show that time and the world forgot. It’s called the Occupation and it’s now in its 45th year.
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