Why Israel’s plan of subcontracting the occupation is failing

Why Israel’s plan of subcontracting the occupation is failing Rare confrontations in Nablus last week show how the Palestinian Authority, backed by a discordant Israeli policy, has lost legitimacy among its people. The post Why Israel’s plan of subcontracting the occupation is failing appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: Why Israel’s plan of subcontracting the occupation is failing

‘We built the Palestinian Authority with blood. We won’t give up on it’

‘We built the Palestinian Authority with blood. We won’t give up on it’ As armed confrontations escalate in Jenin, Governor Akram Rajoub addresses criticisms of the PA’s failures as a government under Israeli occupation. The post ‘We built the Palestinian Authority with blood. We won’t give up on it’ appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: ‘We built the Palestinian Authority with blood. We won’t give up on it’

‘Refusing is the minimum’: Why these Israeli teens are objecting to army service

‘Refusing is the minimum’: Why these Israeli teens are objecting to army service Ahead of imprisonment, four conscientious objectors share their reasons for refusing conscription and their hopes of inspiring opposition to apartheid. The post ‘Refusing is the minimum’: Why these Israeli teens are objecting to army service appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: ‘Refusing is the minimum’: Why these Israeli teens are objecting to army service

Israel storms Palestinian NGO offices after months-long failure to discredit them

Israel storms Palestinian NGO offices after months-long failure to discredit them Seven NGOs denounce raids as message of impunity against Palestinians and foreign governments, after army seizes equipment and welds office doors shut. The post Israel storms Palestinian NGO offices after months-long failure to discredit them appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: Israel storms Palestinian NGO offices after months-long failure to discredit them

At Israel’s Cyber Week, generals and CEOs sell warfare as a techno-utopia

At Israel’s Cyber Week, generals and CEOs sell warfare as a techno-utopia The human cost of surveillance and weaponry is hard to remember when the business of militarism is dressed up like a Silicon Valley work retreat. The post At Israel’s Cyber Week, generals and CEOs sell warfare as a techno-utopia appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: At Israel’s Cyber Week, generals and CEOs sell warfare as a techno-utopia

‘We killed a little boy, but it was within the rules’

‘We killed a little boy, but it was within the rules’ Former IDF soldiers reveal how the army authorizes strikes in Gaza knowing civilians will be killed, so long as the number is deemed low enough. The post ‘We killed a little boy, but it was within the rules’ appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: ‘We killed a little boy, but it was within the rules’

How a resurrected militia is defying Israeli and Palestinian rulers

How a resurrected militia is defying Israeli and Palestinian rulers In Jenin and Nablus, members of Al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigades are uniting with other factions to challenge Israel and the Palestinian Authority, as more young fighters from refugee camps take up the mantle of armed resistance. The post How a resurrected militia is defying Israeli and Palestinian rulers appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: How a resurrected militia is defying Israeli and Palestinian rulers

From my balcony in Gaza, the wailings of war return

From my balcony in Gaza, the wailings of war return I hear ambulance sirens below and drones hovering above. I see families carrying their life’s belongings in backpacks. These are our wartime rituals. The post From my balcony in Gaza, the wailings of war return appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: From my balcony in Gaza, the wailings of war return

Confession without consequence

Confession without consequence A film about a 1982 war crime in Lebanon shows Israeli soldiers are more open to divulging their violent actions. But their search for exoneration without accountability says much about Israeli society’s moral decay. The post Confession without consequence appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: Confession without consequence

‘They’re not arriving with trucks to deport us, but the goal is the same’

‘They’re not arriving with trucks to deport us, but the goal is the same’ From holding a mini-census to confiscating vehicles, the Israeli army is reminding the residents of Masafer Yatta who rules their lives. The post ‘They’re not arriving with trucks to deport us, but the goal is the same’ appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: ‘They’re not arriving with trucks to deport us, but the goal is the same’

Thousands of homes destroyed in Gaza. Over 200 killed. Only one investigation

Thousands of homes destroyed in Gaza. Over 200 killed. Only one investigation ​If Israeli officials had any inkling they would be held accountable, their decision to apply a lethal doctrine in Gaza would not have been made so readily.​ The post Thousands of homes destroyed in Gaza. Over 200 killed. Only one investigation appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: Thousands of homes destroyed in Gaza. Over 200 killed. Only one investigation

‘Press vests won’t keep you safe’: Journalists recount Israeli army attacks

‘Press vests won’t keep you safe’: Journalists recount Israeli army attacks After the killing of Shireen Abu Akleh, three journalists share how Israeli forces deliberately targeted, shot, and wounded them in the line of work. The post ‘Press vests won’t keep you safe’: Journalists recount Israeli army attacks appeared first on +972 Magazine. Source / Read More: ‘Press vests won’t keep you safe’: Journalists recount Israeli army attacks

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