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Journal of Palestine Studies (2019) 48 (4): 137–144.
Published: 01 August 2019
... article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, http://www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2019 Khalida Jarrar anniversary of the Nakba Israeli elections Ramadan right of return Palestinian prisoners This sample of photos, selected from...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 47 (4): 121–158.
Published: 01 August 2018
... reconciliation process. With conditions in Gaza worsening and the seventieth anniversary of the 1948 Nakba approaching, Palestinians in Gaza embarked on a mass protest movement dubbed the Great March of Return, to demand the internationally guaranteed right of return for Palestinian refugees and raise awareness...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 47 (4): 1–37.
Published: 01 August 2018
...-cutting ceremony for the U.S. embassy's move to Jerusalem, and the day before the seventieth anniversary of the Nakba, saw fifty-eight Palestinians dead at the hands of Israeli troops. The U.S. and Israel successfully blocked a formal investigation into these killings, in spite of multiple requests from...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (1998) 28 (1): 5–35.
Published: 01 October 1998
... is a refugee or not, or lives in Palestine or the diaspora. On this fiftieth anniversary of al-Nakba, JPS asked a number of Palestinians of different generations and walks of life to write short pieces on what this event has meant to them. In JPS's letters of invitation, the "guidelines" suggested...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2019) 49 (1): 101–108.
Published: 01 November 2019
... projected to end on Nakba Day (15 May). The aim of the campaign ongoing at the time of this writing was to practice commemoration through action, with Palestinians reclaiming nothing less than their homes and a rightful place in their homeland. The very act of marching even, or perhaps especially, into...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2019) 48 (4): 17–32.
Published: 01 August 2019
... subsequently the forcible Zionist takeover of land allocated to the Jewish state under the plan, ushered in the Nakba. The extreme repression of Black anti-imperialist activity in the United States led many Black leaders to focus on the domestic aspects of their struggle, while the profound loss and...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2019) 48 (4): 69–91.
Published: 01 August 2019
... Solidarity with the Palestinian People, held annually in recognition of the November 1947 partition that resulted in the Nakba and the creation of the modern State of Israel. In his address, Hill suggested that Israeli settlement policies left no alternative but a one-state solution, based either on...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2019) 48 (4): 33–51.
Published: 01 August 2019
... story, was a rhetorical device used to contextualize, inspire, instruct, and sustain many Black Christians over their long path toward equality. In a May 1956 sermon commemorating the second anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision, Martin Luther King Jr. invoked the trope to which he...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2019) 48 (3): 26–42.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the characters remain nameless as they roam somewhere behind the apartheid Wall, haunted by a lurking memory of the Nakba. The woman mentions in passing that she met her lover at a music concert marking the fiftieth anniversary of the Nakba. Two years later, the memory itself marks another catastrophe...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 48 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Beshara Doumani; Alex Winder Seventy years after the Nakba, what does it mean to commemorate 1948? This introduction to three articles drawn from the 2018 New Directions in Palestinian Studies workshop at Brown University, “The Shadow Years: Material Histories of Everyday Life,” examines the...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 48 (1): 119–130.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., economic or cultural boycott by Israeli citizens and organizations against Israeli institutions or illegal Israeli settle- ments in the West Bank (2011).38 Amendment No. 40 to the Budgets Foundations Law, which deprives any organization, insti- tution, or municipality that commemorates the Nakba, the...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 48 (1): 33–52.
Published: 01 November 2018
... editorial, Arafat responded to a series of questions in the Revue d études Palestiniennes, this journal s now defunct sister-publication. The interview, framed by the occasion of the seventeenth anniversary of the launch of the PLO, and on the brink of the 1982 Israeli invasion of Lebanon and siege of...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 47 (4): 90–100.
Published: 01 August 2018
... they identify as the Nakba, when the State of Israel was established in 1948.1 In an eleven-minute live broadcast from his tent, al-Najjar spoke of the Nakba and of his yearning to return to the village of Salama, near Jaffa, from which his family was expelled. Explaining his action, al-Najjar said...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 47 (3): 115–117.
Published: 01 May 2018
.... By the end of the 1930s, Britain estimated that the Zionists could probably muster some 50,000 trained men ready to fight Palestine s Arabs (p. 53). This training was soon to be used by the Zionists to inflict a devastating blow on the Palestinians during the Nakba. As Cronin fittingly points out...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 47 (3): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., Anaheed. Memories for the Return? Remembering the Nakba by the First Generation of Palestinian Refugees in Syria. JHLPS 16, no. 2 (Oct. 17): 177 92. King, Laurie. Jean Chamoun (1942 2017): Lebanese Filmmaker and Champion of the Palestinian Cause. JPS 47, no. 2 (Win. 18): 77 79. Leist, Anton. Israel...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 47 (2): 98–103.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Nakba, the creation of the State of Israel, and decades of military occupation and apartheid. #Balfour100 permeated social media on 2 November, with several events held worldwide from the United States and Europe to the West Bank and South Africa. The effort was part of a larger campaign that the groups...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2018) 47 (2): 9–27.
Published: 01 February 2018
..., or researchers.13 From the Nakba in 1948 until the mid to late 1980s, Palestinians were the recipients of aid in the form of food, shelter, and medical treatment, but they were perceived as having no psychological/ mental health needs. The increasing media attention to Israeli military violence...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2017) 47 (1): 69–85.
Published: 01 November 2017
... University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, http://www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2017 memory commemorations 1948 museums resistance Palestinians poetry Nakba posters ROCHELLE DAVIS Thinking about events and dates that Palestinians commemorate, one hundred...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2017) 47 (1): 56–68.
Published: 01 November 2017
... elevated above the nation rather than subservient to it. They clearly demonstrate that no solution is possible that does not address the root cause of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, namely the iniquity sowed by the 1917 Balfour Declaration, the injustice of the Nakba, and the refugees right of return...
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Journal of Palestine Studies (2017) 47 (1): 86–97.
Published: 01 November 2017
... was just an activist. Back then, my political awareness had begun to coalesce as I came to understand that the refugee camp I had grown up in was not a normal place. The deprivation, the poverty, the camp itself were a manifestation of the great crime, the Nakba, that had occurred forty years earlier...