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Ben White talks about his new book ‘Palestinians in Israel’ – video

Dec 14, 2011 Author Ben White talks about his new book ‘Palestinians in Israel: Segregation, Discrimination and Democracy’ (Pluto Press). Visit the website: http://www.palestiniansinisrael.com Follow Ben at twitter : @benabyad http://www.plutobooks.com

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@benabyad’s New Book: ‘Palestinians in Israel’, with foreword by MK Haneen Zoabi – available for pre-order

October 6, 2011 Description Palestinians in Israel considers a key issue ignored by the official ‘peace process’ and most mainstream commentators: that of the growing Palestinian minority within Israel itself. What the Israeli right-wing calls ‘the demographic problem’ Ben White identifies as ‘the democratic problem’ which goes to the heart of the conflict. Israel defines […]

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Israeli parliament approves plans to transfer 30,000 Palestinian Bedouin

Mansour Nsasra |The Electronic Intifada |1 October 2011 While attention is focused on the Palestinian Authority’s UN recognition initiative, Israel is quietly taking hugely significant steps to transfer 30,000 Palestinian Bedouin in the Naqab (Negev) desert from their ancestral lands. Recently, Israel’s parliament, the Knesset, approved plans for another large-scale cleansing of the Bedouin community in […]

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Rights groups challenge Israeli secret service impunity

  The Electronic Intifada| 30 May 2011 Activists protest the detention of Omar Said and Ameer Makhoul, May 2010. (Oren Ziv  /ActiveStills ) For Omar Said, the time he spent in the custody of Israeli secret service agents — and the emotional ordeal that accompanied his interrogation and detention — won’t soon be forgotten. “You can’t imagine how […]

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