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Except for Palestine: The Limits of Progressive Politics

Marc Lamont Hill & Mitchel Plitnick unmask the systems and structures that enable progressives to separate Palestine from all other...
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Decolonizing Israel, Liberating Palestine

Jeff Halper argues that the only way out of a colonial situation is decolonization: the dismantling of Zionist structures of...
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Against the Loveless World

Abulhawa narrates the story of Nahr, a Palestinian refugee who, despite learning from an early age that she is a...
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The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonialism and Resistance

This book provides a superb account of the colonial war on Palestine, and it covers a broad range of historical...
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Justice for Some. Law and the Question of Palestine

Noura Erakat demonstrates that international law can make a vital contribution when it is wielded by a sophisticated political movement...
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Israel and its Palestinian Citizens: Ethnic Privileges in the Jewish State

Based on historical foundations, the book by Dr. Nadim Rouhana examines the approach in which Israel institutionalizes ethnic privileging among...
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Israel and South Africa: The Many Faces of Apartheid

Any comparison of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to apartheid South Africa, is usually met with swift denunciation. The book by Ilan...
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Israeli Apartheid: A Beginner’s Guide

An essential primer for those getting to grips with the Palestine/Israel conflict for the first time. Ben White skilfully distills...
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Beyond Occupation: Apartheid, Colonialism and International Law in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

Beyond Occupation analyses three critical terms that regularly arise in contemporary arguments about Israel's practices towards Palestinians in the occupied...
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One Country: A Bold Proposal to End the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse

Clear-eyed, sharply reasoned, and compassionate, Ali Abunimah proposes a visionary alternative to the two state solution: to revive the neglected idea...
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Palestine: Peace not Apartheid

As Oslo failed, Israel as an apartheid reappeared in prominent politicians’ rhetoric but continued to be firmly excluded from formal...
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The Persistence of the Palestinian Question: Essays on Zionism and the Palestinians

This groundbreaking series of essays answers key questions, such as: What has been the main achievement of the Zionist movement?...
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The One-State Solution: A Breakthrough for Peace in the Israeli-Palestinian Deadlock

The Israeli settlements have already encroached on the occupied territory of the West Bank and Gaza Strip to the extent that...
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Apartheid Israel: Possibilities for the Struggle Within

Uri Davis analyses how it was possible for Israel and its apartheid legislation notwithstanding, to still maintain its reputation in...
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Why Israel? The Anatomy of Zionist Apartheid : a South African Perspective

Israel’s military occupation of Palestine is horrifically reminiscent of South Africa’s Apartheid past. Yet, pro-Israeli apologists are shocked that the...
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Apartheid Israel: Possibilities for the Struggle Within

Uri Davis analyses how it was possible for Israel and its apartheid legislation notwithstanding, to still maintain its reputation in...
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Palestinian Citizens in an Ethnic Jewish State: Identities in Conflict

This book examines the situation of Arab Palestinian citizens of Israel, analyzing how the Palestinian collective identity has been shaped...
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Israel: An Apartheid State

Uri Davis establishes the apartheid roots within the establishment of Israel. The Jewish people, the victims of Nazi genocide in...
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Zionist Colonialism in Palestine

Sayegh's seminal book remains as important and as significant as when it was first published almost half-a-century ago. It describes...
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