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  1. Autonomy for Palestinians in Israel is as relevant as ever

    04.22 / 16:56 972mag.com 972mag.com - Israel
    As the Jewish majority increasingly prioritizes Israel’s Jewishness over its democracy, autonomy is necessary for achieving full equality in both individual and collective rights. By Said Zeedani Autonomy for Palestinians in Israel was first introduced more than 25 years ago as a fair, democratic compromise, a golden means, between two conflicting impulses, neither of which […
  2. For settlers, there’s no reason not to break the law

    04.22 / 16:56 972mag.com 972mag.com - Israel
    How Israeli authorities avoid their duty to indict settlers who build illegally on other peoples’ land. By Yossi Gurvitz/Yesh Din In August 2009, the residents of Kfar Aqeb, a Palestinian village near Ramallah, noticed 12 illegal structures being built on their land near the settlement of Kochav Ya’akov. The residents urgently petitioned to the High Court [&…
  3. Remembering the history Israel swept aside in 1948

    04.21 / 17:09 972mag.com 972mag.com - Israel
    In the late 19th century, travelers on the long road from Jaffa to Jerusalem could stop at a rest station to relax and have a cup of (overpriced) coffee. This past, and the story of Jerusalem opening itself to the world, has been lost in the Zionist retelling of history. By Yonathan Mizrachi There is…
  4. WATCH: Masked settlers attack left-wing activists in Jordan Valley

    04.21 / 17:09 972mag.com 972mag.com - Israel
    Five of the activists, who were there to protect Palestinian shepherds from settler attacks, were themselves wounded by Israeli settlers. A group of masked Israeli settlers attacked over a dozen activists with Jewish-Arab solidarity group Ta’ayush in the Jordan Valley on Friday morning. The activists were accompanying Palestinian shepherds working near al-Auja, which is near […