The “Arab Factor” in Bringing Down the Israeli Government – Jeff Halper (23 June 2022)

Posted June 23, 2022, 12:51 pm by & filed under Latest News, News.

Israel is in the midst of a political stalemate. Bennett’s center-right government has resigned and new elections will be held in late October/early November. It doesn’t really matter who wins, certainly in terms of the Palestinian citizens of Israel and the colonized Palestinians of the Occupied Territory. They, like the Left (meaning the Zionist Left,… Read more »

Watch Recording of ICAHD UK Webinar – Exploring the Palestine Issue with Andrew Feinstein in Conversation with Jeff Halper – (Wednesday 22 June 2022)

Posted May 27, 2022, 10:33 am by & filed under News.

South African academic, writer and former member of the South African Parliament Andrew Feinstein in discussion with ICAHD’s Jeff Halper as they discussed topics such as South African apartheid, parallels with Israel including the Nation State Law, turning points in the South African liberation movement towards breaking the stranglehold; the arms trade as a major… Read more »

‘Israel’s deepening regime of Apartheid’ – Lambeth and Wandsworth PSC webinar featuring Jeff Halper and Linda Ramsden

Posted January 5, 2022, 7:04 pm by & filed under News.

Jeff Halper will analyse the political implications of Israel’s end-game of taking over all Palestine and marginalising the Palestinians – and what we can do about it. In describing Israel’s deepening apartheid regime, he will touch on such issues as the ongoing demolition of Palestinian homes, settler violence, Israel’s criminalisation of the six Palestinian human… Read more »

New Opportunities for Progressives in an Evolving Middle East? – By Jeff Halper

Posted September 23, 2021, 7:05 pm by & filed under News.

The American withdrawal from military intervention in Afghanistan continues a broader American as well as European disengagement from the Middle East. Greater US energy independence and a shift on the part of Europe to Russian oil, fatigue among Americans over their “endless wars” in the region, and a perceived need to “pivot” to the challenge… Read more »

The Zionist assault on Judaism – Jeff Halper

Posted July 8, 2021, 5:07 pm by & filed under News.

An Israeli soldier keeps guard near a Palestinian woman standing next to Star of David graffiti sprayed by Israeli settlers at an Army checkpoint in the center of Hebron. May 18, 2009 (Photo: Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images) Zionism has not yet murdered Judaism but it has undermined its moral and historical integrity. By intentionally fanning antisemitism,… Read more »

Here in Israel, the Perils of a Government of ‘No Politics’ – Jeff Halper

Posted June 11, 2021, 11:23 am by & filed under News.

The country’s new coalition government, whose only common ground is the desire to get rid of Benjamin Netanyahu, might just mark a turning point in Israel’s ability to avoid accountability for its actions. JERUSALEM—Israel is currently passing through its Trumpian moment. Indeed, staunch Trump ally Benjamin Netanyahu is out-trumping Trump, calling the results of the March 23… Read more »

The Limits of International Law and Human Rights – Jeff Halper

Posted February 26, 2021, 5:48 pm by & filed under News.

The decision of the International Criminal Court (ICC) that Palestine in fact constitutes a state actor entitled to bring charges of war crimes against Israeli political and military leaders, and that the ICC in fact has jurisdiction, will not be a game-changer. True, it is a good thing that Israel is held accountable for violations… Read more »

Watch Recording of Launch of Jeff Halper’s New Book ‘Decolonizing Israel, Liberating Palestine’ (27 January 2021) – and Buy the Book

Posted January 7, 2021, 6:25 pm by & filed under News.

‘A powerful and convincing case – a must read for anyone looking for fresh ideas of how to end the long and bloody conflict in Palestine’ – Ilan Pappe, Professor of History and Director of the European Centre for Palestine Studies at the University of Exeter   Jeff Halper and chair Yasmin Alibhai Brown have… Read more »