Want to learn more about the region, its people, and its history? We recommend the following resources:
Adalah - the Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel.
Good Morning Sakhnin (Arabic) - Galilee Today tour guide Ali Zbeidat’s personal blog with articles and commentary on current events in the region.
Iqrit Community Association – the website of the people of the destroyed village Iqrit.
Jonathan Cook - accounts of a British journalist living in Nazareth.
Nakba – testimonies and information on the dispossession of the Palestinians in 1948.
Nakba Archive - a collection of Palestinian oral history.
Palestine Remembered - information about the destroyed Palestinian villages of 1948, including an account of what occurred in different regions of historic Palestine.
Alternative Tourism Groups
BBC Acknowledges that Palestinian Citizens of Israel are not Guaranteed Equality by Law (Ben White, Electronic Intifada, 2013)
The Freedom to Take our Land (Al-Ahram, April 2003)
Meanwhile: Israel’s Broken Promise Seals a Village’s Fate (Jonathan Cook, NY Times, October 2002)
What is it that Palestinians Commemorate on Land Day? (Electronic Intifada, March 2001)
Books & Bookshops
All that Remains: the Palestinian Villages Occupied and Depopulated by Israel in 1948 by Walid Khalidi
Kay la Nansa by Walid Khalidi (Arabic version of All that Remains) كي لا ننسى – وليد الخالدي
Biladona Falasteen by Mustafa Murad al- Dabagh (Arabic) بلادنا فلسطين – مصطفى مراد الدباغ
Displaced at Home: Ethnicity & Gender among Palestinians in Israel edited by Rhoda Ann Kanaaneh and Isis Nusair
A Doctor in Galilee: The Life and Struggle of a Palestinian in Israel by Hatim Kanaaneh
The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine by Ilan Pappé
The Forgotten Palestinians by Ilan Pappé
My Father was a Freedom Fighter by Ramzy Baroud
Gate of the Sun by Elias Khory
Gaza in Crisis: Reflections on Israel’s War against the Palestinians by Noam Chomsky and Ilan Pappé
The Invention of the Jewish People by Shlomo Sand
In Search of Fatima by Ghada Karmi
Mornings in Jenin by Susan Abulhawa
Orientalism by Edward Said
The Other Side of Israel by Susan Nathan
Palestine: Peace not Apartheid by Jimmy Carter