New Publications on the Conditions of Women in Israel

These five new publications examining the social and economic conditions of Arab women in Israel were published under the auspices of Mada al-Carmel's Economic Justice Program and in partnership with The Galilee Society, Rikaz, and I'lam.   The Education budget and … Continue reading

Funding Policies, Human Rights and Palestinian Women in the Naqab (June 2012)

In partnership with Maan–Union of Arab Associations in the Naqab, in June 2012 the Gender Studies Program held a round-table discussion titled, “Funding Policies, Human Rights and Palestinian Women in the Naqab,” at Rahat’s community center. Program Director Dr. Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, Ms. Amina Athamny … 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

The Master’s Tools; Jadal Issue 13, May 2012

The Master's Tools: Palestinian Citizens' Appeal within the Israeli Legal System Editorial Alaa Mahajna Analytical Papers Litigation within the Israeli Court System: a Double-Edged Sword | Alaa Mahajna Viewpoints On Legal Advocacy and Legitimation of Control | Hassan Jabareen Back to Politics? | Mazen Al-Masri The … Continue reading

The Sociopolitical Discourses in the Life Stories of Palestinian Female Teachers in Israel (October 2011)

    At a Gender Studies Program Seminar, Sylvia Saba-Sa’di: “Palestinian female teachers inside the state of Israel are aware of the limitations and the sociopolitical obstacles that may prevent them from direct confrontation with the dominant repressive forces. However, … Continue reading

The Palestinians in Israel: Readings in History, Politics and Society

Mada al-Carmel is proud to announce its newest e-book publication: The Palestinians in Israel: Readings in History, Politics and Society (PDF), edited by Nadim N. Rouhana and Areej Sabbagh-Khoury. Also available in Arabic here (PDF), and in Hebrew here (PDF).   … Continue reading