Resources

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.

News Sites

Electronic Intifada

Palestine Monitor 

Ma’an News

Alternative Tourism Groups

Alternative Tourism Group 

Green Olive Tours 

Visit Hebron

Background Articles

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)

Land Day on Wikipedia

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

Drinking the Sea at Gaza: Days and Nights in a Land under Siege by Amira Hass

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

The Palestine Nakba: Decolonising History, Narrating the Subaltern, Reclaiming Memory by Nur Masalha

The Educational Bookshop - the place to be in Jerusalem when looking for books on Palestine/Israel.

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