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· November, 2007

Stories about Palestine from November, 2007

Israel/Palestine: Off the Wall Comedy

Ray Hanania performs at the Off the Wall Comedy Club in Palestine and Israel and writes about his experience here.

Egypt: Is Bush Mr Palestine?

Is Bush Mr Palestine? Egyptian blogger D B Shobrawy has a different stance.

Special Coverage: Middle East Peace 2007

The Middle East Question has grabbed the international headlines for more than half a century. It is now the turn of the region's netizens to vent off and add their...

Palestine: Peace So Far

“Annapolis summit ended, but yet, no real changes are to be seen here in Palestine…Is Bush really believes that this illusion summit can solve the occupation problem??” writes Palestinian blogger...

Israel: Mixed Messages from Conference

Daniel Levy, from Israel, shares his thoughts on the results of the Annapolis peace conference here.

Egypt: The Annapolis Peace Conference

When the onset of the Annapolis Peace Conference first arose hopes were high and all were looking forward to meeting at the peace table. Since then complications and controversies have...

Annapolis: The View from the Middle East

With leaders and politicians from the Middle East and far afield meeting in Annapolis, US, over brokering a peace deal between Israel and its Arab neighbours, the mood remains somber,...

Palestine: Impact of Fuel and Electricity Cuts on Gaza

The Israeli human rights organization Gisha has just issue a fact sheet on Israel’s collective punishment of the Palestinian people in Gaza and the impact of the electricity and fuel...

Palestine: Patient's Plight

Palestinian blogger Haitham Sabbah posts a video highlighting the plight of Palestinian patients, who cannot seek treatment abroad because of the closure of borders. Medicine supplies are also running out.

Israel/Palestine: A New Understanding

There are a lot of grassroots collaborations between Israelis and Palestinians that take place in a variety of arenas, but which get little attention and tend to be marginalized because...

Palestine: Crossing Checkpoints

Marcy Newman is in Palestine and writes about her experiences crossing checkpoints and visiting Palestinian villages there.

Palestine: Facebook Censorship

Palestinian blogger Haitham Sabbah explains the reasons why he might soon disappear from Facebook here.

Israel: Peace With the Palestinians Now

Israeli blogger David Bogner discusses why it's not possible to make peace with the Palestinians now.

Palestine: Learn Arabic

Arabic is the second fastest growing language, writes Palestinian blogger Haitham Sabbah.

Palestine: US Schools Bans Palestinian Dance

Palestinian blogger Haitham Sabbah explains why he is enraged that a Palestinian Folkloric band's performance has been cancelled at an American school.

Palestine: Trees Destroyed

Aquacool, from Tunisia, posts a picture from Palestine, showing destruction of huge amounts of trees on the road from Jerusalem to Bethlehem.

Palestine: Challenging Nephew

Palestinian Iman writes about how her five-year-old nephew now thinks she is illiterate.

Pakistan: A Middle Eastern Perspective

What are bloggers in the Middle East saying about the latest developments in Pakistan? The reactions range from launching petitions to stop martial law to satire, from advice to lamenting...

Palestine: Beware of Falafel

One of the traits of eating FALAFEL is the possibility of getting blacklisted in America or worse accused of being a terrorist, warns Palestinian blogger Haitham Sabbah in this post.

Palestine: iArabs Site a Blast

Palestinian blogger Rebellious Arab Girl points us to a new site – iArabs.

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