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Boiler Room dévoile un gros documentaire sur la scène underground palestinienne. Boiler Room et 4:3 ont retracé l’histoire de cette scène musicale nourrie par l’oppression politique israélienne, dans un superbe documentaire d’une trentaine de minutes.

Boiler Room dévoile un gros documentaire sur la scène underground palestinienne

“Palestine Underground” est un documentaire de Jessica Kelly et Anaïs Brémond qui dépeint la bourgeonnante scène underground de Ramallah. Le travail des deux femmes met en valeur la portée fondamentale de ces raves secrètes, véritables catharsis de la jeunesse palestinienne, qui lui permet soigner passionnément les blessures de son combat permanent contre l’oppression israélienne. Pour les Inrocks : «À l’écoute de leurs témoignages, indispensables à la compréhension de l’étendue de cette scène, il devient évident que cette contre-culture est inséparable du contexte politique qui l’entoure.» Lire la suite : LesInrocks – Boiler Room dévoile un gros documentaire sur la scène underground palestinienne Crédit photo : Sama – « Palestine Underground » Boiler Room – Capture d’écran Youtube.

The Maps of Israeli Settlements That Shocked Barack Obama. Theconversation. « Qu’est-ce qui m’attend dans la direction que je ne prends pas ?


» écrivait Jack Kerouac dans Les Souterrains. Ici, la question est plutôt, qu’est-ce qui m’attend dans la direction que je ne peux pas prendre ? Inner Mapping de Stéphanie Latte Abdallah et Emad Ahmad appartient à la catégorie des road-movies, mais sur un terrain où les routes égarent. Lors des reportages en Palestine, des mots reviennent : barrages, routes de contournement, routes interdites, murs, clôtures, mais à force d’être répétés, ces termes ont fini par prendre une connotation abstraite, vue de l’extérieur, et avec eux, c’est la représentation elle-même du pays qui a fini par devenir elle aussi abstraite.

Carte sans territoire. Theconversation. Outside observers tend to imagine the face of Gaza as resolutely male: the bearded Hamas “militant”, or the young man hurling stones across the border fence.


But Palestinian women, both in Gaza and the West Bank, have a significant presence as activists, protesting against an unjust occupation, but also as the backbone of a fragmented and demoralised society. Women have been active in the Palestinian struggle since its early days. In the 1920s, they protested side by side with men against British control of their country. They formed charitable organisations and expressed themselves politically. ArabIsraeliTimeline. Isreal Palestine Timeline. Conflict in Israel and Palestine: Crash Course World History 223. 5 minute history of Israel Palestine conflict. The Israel-Palestine conflict: a brief, simple history. WHAT IS PALESTINE? WHO ARE THE PALESTINIANS? Israel - Small but Outstanding. Crisis Guide: The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict - Council on Foreign Relations. A Synopsis of the Israel/Palestine Conflict.

The following is a very short synopsis of the history of this conflict.

A Synopsis of the Israel/Palestine Conflict

We recommend that you also read the much more detailed account, "The Origin of the Palestine-Israel Conflict. " For centuries there was no such conflict. In the 19th century the land of Palestine was inhabited by a multicultural population – approximately 86 percent Muslim, 10 percent Christian, and 4 percent Jewish – living in peace.[1] Zionism In the late 1800s a group in Europe decided to colonize this land. At first, this immigration created no problems. UN Partition Plan. 40 maps that explain the Middle East. Maps can be a powerful tool for understanding the world, particularly the Middle East, a place in many ways shaped by changing political borders and demographics.

40 maps that explain the Middle East

Here are 40 maps crucial for understanding the Middle East — its history, its present, and some of the most important stories in the region today. Middle East History. Palestine since 1947 (1) Palestine since 1947 (2) Islamofascism and anti-fascism in the Arab world during World War II. Heinrich Hoffmann/German Federal Archives/Wikimedia Commons This article supplements Fascism, a Slate Academy.

Islamofascism and anti-fascism in the Arab world during World War II.

To learn more and to enroll, visit This photo has had an extraordinary life for an archival document. It remains a fixture on anti-Muslim websites, and an anti-Muslim group paid to have it plastered on buses in several U.S. cities in 2014. Leader Abbas asks Britain for “Balfour” Apology. Mahmoud Abbas, president of Palestine, is asking Britain for an apology for its having in 1917 issued the infamous “Balfour Declaration.”

Leader Abbas asks Britain for “Balfour” Apology

He won’t get one. The Balfour Declaration Influence on Formation of Israel. Few documents in Middle Eastern history have had as consequential and controversial an influence as the Balfour Declaration of 1917, which has been at the center of the Arab-Israeli conflict over the establishment of a Jewish homeland in Palestine.

The Balfour Declaration Influence on Formation of Israel

The Balfour Declaration The Balfour Declaration was a 67-word statement contained within a brief letter attributed to Lord Arthur Balfour, the British foreign secretary, dated November 2, 1917. Balfour addressed the letter to Lionel Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild, a British banker, zoologist and Zionist activist who, along with Zionists Chaim Weizmann and Nahum Sokolow, helped draft the declaration much as lobbyists today draft bills for legislators to submit. Remembering the Palestinians murdered at Kafr Qasim six decades ago. October 2016 marks the 60th anniversary of one of the key events in Jewish-Arab history within Israel: the Kafr Qasim massacre of 1956, in which 49 women, men and children were shot dead by an army unit instructed to kill all breakers of a badly implemented curfew.

Remembering the Palestinians murdered at Kafr Qasim six decades ago

This event is not part of the national Israeli calendar. It is mentioned only in passing as a “bad apple” in the national story. As far as Palestinian Israelis are concerned, the massacre, the impunity enjoyed by its perpetrators and the Israeli state’s failure to go beyond cynical gestures and officially recognise it as a crime have left a gaping wound in Jewish-Palestinian relations. Histories of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict often neglect the Palestinian population that remained in Israel after it was formally created – and in particular, surprisingly little is said or written about the extended period highly restrictive military rule imposed on them between 1948 and 1966. God have mercy Shadmi’s penny. The Six Day War - in Animation.

The six-day war: why Israel is still divided over its legacy 50 years on. On Wednesday the Palestinian shopkeepers in the Muslim quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City will pull closed their metal shutters under curfew.

The six-day war: why Israel is still divided over its legacy 50 years on

Residents will retreat behind the doors of their houses in the little streets and alleys around the Via Dolorosa and Al-Wad Street. What If: Fifty Years After the Six-Day War. Daniel Pipes ( is president of the Middle East Forum. © 2014 by Daniel Pipes. All rights reserved. Israel's military triumph over three enemy states in June 1967 is the most outstandingly successful war of all recorded history.

The Spy Who Saved Israel during the Yom Kippur War. Uri Bar-Joseph is a professor of political science at the University of Haifa, Israel. He has written numerous scholarly works, including six books, on intelligence, Israel’s national security doctrine, and the history of the Arab-Israeli wars, and has served for more than 10 years as an active-duty and a reserve-duty intelligence analyst in the IDF (Israeli Defense Force) Intelligence/Research Division. He is the author of The Angel: The Egyptian Spy Who Saved Israel (Harper, August 2016) Frederick Forsyth once wrote that “The spies in history who can say from their graves, the information I supplied to my masters, for better or worse, altered the history of our planet, can be counted on the fingers of one hand.”

Although his story had been mostly unknown so far, Ashraf Marwan, the son in-law of Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser, a close advisor of his successor President Anwar Sadat, and a Mossad spy for 28 years, is one of these few. The Angel is his story. Jerusalem: Profile of the City of Jerusalem in Palestine - History, Geography, Religion. The Oslo Accords: Background and Derailment. The U.S. and the Middle East: A Brief History. History of the relationship between Presidential administrations and Israel.

By Ronald L. Feinman. ‘I can live with either one’: Palestine, Israel and the two-state solution. President Donald Trump has effectively abandoned long-standing US policy on how to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian dispute. Appearing alongside visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu last week, Trump said: Looking at two-state or one-state [solutions], I like the one that both parties like. I’m very happy with the one both parties like. I can live with either one. Trump’s statement caused grave concern, particularly for Palestinians. The intent and meaning of Trump’s statement ought to be of great interest to Australians this week.

The Israeli-American Hammer-Lock on Palestine. As we mark the 50th anniversary of the longest military occupation in modern history, some are celebrating. It is fully appropriate that these celebrations will include a joint session of the US Congress and the Israeli Knesset, held via video link. The Law Behind Donald Trump's Jerusalem Embassy Move.

West Bank - The World Factbook. What Is the Difference Between Sunni and Shiite Muslims. 10-5-05 (Updated 6-13-14) Google Questions tags: Islam, Muslims, Shiites, Sunnis by HNN Staff Related Links. Is language key to resolving the Israeli-Arab conflict? According to a 2017 Pew Research Center poll, many people believe language is “the core of national identity.” Teaching the History of the Israeli-Arab Conflict in Israel. Rédacteur Avner Ben-Amos A la suite du texte de Sebastien Ledoux et Samuel Ghiles Meilhac sur les difficultés de l’enseignement en France du conflit israélo-arabe, Avner Ben-Amos, Professeur d’histoire de l’éducation à l’université de Tel Aviv, nous a fait parvenir ce texte sur le traitement de la question dans les manuels scolaires israéliens depuis les années 1990.

Since history manuals are regarded as having an important role in the formation of national memory and hence of national identity, their content is prone to external pressure of politicians and social groups more than other kinds of school manuals. Lesson: Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Through Kids' Eyes. Subjects Social Sciences --World history --Civics --Geography World religions and cultures Grade. Middle East Conflict - Resources. Middle East Conflict Web Sites.