Ben White

Ben White is a freelance journalist and writer specialising in Palestine/Israel. He also writes on the broader Middle East, Islam and Christianity, and the 'war on terror'. He lives in the UK and his new book, 'Israeli Apartheid: A Beginner's Guide' is published by Pluto Press (2009). His website is here

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Shimon Peres: Israeli War Criminal Whose Victims the West Ignored
Shimon Peres, who passed away Wednesday aged 93 after suffering a stroke on 13 September, epitomised the disparity between Israel’s image in the West and the reality of its bloody, colonial policies in Palestine and the wider region. Peres was born in modern day Belarus in 1923, and his family...
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Thursday, July 09, 2015
Game Changer: 10 Years of BDS
Just over a decade ago, there was no such thing as "BDS". Many Palestinians and their allies have, of course, urged a boycott of Israel for decades. However, it is the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) campaign, launched 10 years ago today , that has proved to be a game-...
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Thursday, July 05, 2012
Ditching the Status Quo in Palestine
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Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Israel Seeks to Silence Dissent
Last Thursday, in the early hours of the morning, a Palestinian community leader's home was raided by Israeli security forces . In front of his family, the wanted man was hauled off to detention without access to a lawyer, while his home and offices were ransacked and property confiscated.
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