An All-Consuming Occupation | by Rebecca L. Stein

On June 6, 2012, the Jerusalem Development Authority launched its fourth annual Jerusalem Festival of Light in the Old City. The previous year’s show had been a resounding success, according to sponsors quoted in the Jerusalem Post, with over 250,000 visitors enjoying...
DAILY LIFE FOR PALESTINIANS UNDER ISRAELI OCCUPATION

DAILY LIFE FOR PALESTINIANS UNDER ISRAELI OCCUPATION

I HAVE JUST RETURNED TO SOUTH AFRICA after spending months in occupied Palestine. When I was thinking about what to write about my time there, the first thing that popped into my mind was the mental violence at Israeli checkpoints. And that is still what is with me...