Ahmad and his Oud
Ahmad Sharabati is a self-taught musician from Hebron. He is one of the founders of Mem group https://www.facebook.com/MemGroupPS/ which is now a mobile outreach drama and music program. Why did...
There are many women in my family that I admire, among them my great grandmother who was the campaign manager for her politician husband, my grandmother who immigrated to the US and managed the...
Turning the misery of being dispossessed of their country into something good, many Palestinians have travelled the world over. They travelled and travelled until there was no more money to travel,...
Ahmed Mansour - film maker
Brooklyn Inshallah was directed and produced by Ahmed Mansour from Gaza. This film documents the election campaign for New York city council of Khader El-Yateem, a Palestinian/American immigrant...
Nakba museum
Bshara Nassar has organized many exhibits and conferences in the US about the Palestinian people most notably the ‘Nakba Museum’ and ‘Bethlehem Beyond the Wall’. He is...
Nandita Dowson helped found the Camden Abu Dis Friendship Association, CADFA in 2004. It is a registered Charity that promotes Palestinian human Rights. At the end of 2017 she opened the Caf...
Kathy
In 1971, as a newlywed, I was convinced to join my local chapter of Hadassah magazine.  I  joined not because I was a Zionist, but as a way of meeting more women in my town.  I did...
Laila Kassab is an artist, born in 1985 in Rafah. She was raised in Rafah refugee camp and attended schools run by UNRWA. She has a degree in psychology from Al Aqsa University in Gaza. Her art work...
Huwaida Arraf is a Palestinian-American Lawyer and co-founder of the International Solidarity Movement. She was aboard the 2008 Free Gaza boats and the 2010 Flotilla that was raided by Israeli...
Professor Jacob Norris is a Lecturer in Middle East History at the University of Sussex who has researched extensively on Bethlehem, Palestine. He is currently working on the Planet Bethlehem...
mother of Razan al Najjar
Meet Razan’s Mother.  ‘How did you receive the terrible news about Razan's murder?’ I knew that my daughter was risking her life to rescue others, but over- all I am...
Photographs - Scott Rylander Recently I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to watch the play ‘Return to Haifa’ which was produced by Lynne MacConway at Finborough theatre,...
Bullets whizzed past my ears amid the burning tyres and teargas of a West Bank demonstration near Jerusalem. I never imagined that after a lifetime sitting at a desk in various book publishing...
Do you believe that the Israeli occupation of Palestine should be able to be discussed freely?  Does the oppression of the Palestinians, the ongoing deaths, the 700km ‘separation wall...
Disposessed Palestine
Where does the buck stop in the South Hebron Hills? Israeli PR typically portrays the army of occupation (IDF) as acting in the interests of security, when it is really confiscating property in...
Gandhi quote on Palestine
Learning the complex history of the Middle East, and comprehending the vested interests in the area, is key to understanding all conflicts in the region.   If we asked the basic question...

Charity for Peace in the Middle East