Palestine

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
An Israeli bulldozer demolishes a Palestinian home in the illegally-occupied West Bank village of Khirbet Jinba on September 2, 2020. (Photo: Hazem Bader/AFP/Getty Images)
Dozens of Palestinians were recently displaced because Israeli authorities destroyed their homes, even as Covid-19 cases increased by a third.
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
US Vice President and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shake hands during a meeting at the latter's office in Jerusalem, Israel on March 9, 2016 (Photo: Debbie Hill/AFG/Getty Images)
"Unconditional military aid to Israel," one critic wryly noted, "puts Biden/...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Halit Ebu Yusuf, a Palestinian resident of Khan Yunis, Gaza, inspects damage to his home caused by an Israeli airstrike on August 24, 2020. (Photo: Ali Jadallah/Andalou/Getty Images)
Mainstream outlets are largely ignoring the IDF's near-daily attacks, which...

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After eight months in prison for having the audacity to protest the brutal Israeli occupation with a childlike slap, Palestinian resistance icon Ahed Tamini, who turned 17 in custody, has been released - though not, it must be noted, really freed. In the long tradition of civility by the region's only "democracy," Israel marked her release by changing its time and location three times to avoid publicity, and arresting three artists painting a tribute mural of Tamini on their Apartheid Wall.