War by Other Means Against the Palestinians in Israel | Areej Sabbagh-Khoury

“Politics is the continuation of war by other means,” Michel Foucault wrote in “Society Must Be Defended” (2003), reversing Clausewitz’s well-worn dictum. Foucault’s point is that there is a continuous battle of sorts that takes place in times of peace, … Continue reading

Can rights be won in Israel’s courts? | Mazen Masri | Jadal Reprint

–Israel has been institutionalizing the displacement and dispossession of Bedouins in the Negev/Naqab–   The question of using courts and litigation in struggles against oppressive regimes is not a new one. The long process of disassembling the South African apartheid state … Continue reading

PMR Issue 16, May 2012

Over the last few years, our periodic Political Monitoring Reports have addressed the  most  prominent  manifestations  of  racism  towards  Palestinians  in  Israeli  legislation,  as  well  as  among  religious  leaders,  politicians,  and  decision  makers.  We  have  also  addressed  the  racism  common  … Continue reading