Pizza Hut Under Fire After Mocking Palestinian Hunger Strikers

Pizza Hut Under Fire After Mocking Palestinian Hunger Strikers

The official Facebook Page of Pizza Hut Israel posted a screenshot from a video that was released on Sunday by the Israel Prison Service (IPS).   The screenshot implied that Marwan Barghouti — a Palestinian political figure and the leader of a mass hunger strike that started on the 17th of April — ended his strike […]

American Jews Protest Against Expansion of Israeli Settlements

American Jews Protest Against Expansion of Israeli Settlements

  Hundreds of young American Jews rallied on Sunday to protest the expansion of the Israeli settlements in East Jerusalem and the West Bank. This took place on the same day as the first day of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) 2017 Convention held in Washington D.C.     According to the Huffington […]

This Hummus Recipe Is So Easy It’s Going to Make Your Heart Sing

This Hummus Recipe Is So Easy It’s Going to Make Your Heart Sing

  Hummus is proof that some of the most delicious and nutritious foods are the simplest to make. Hummus is a creamy, thick spread that is made mainly from mashed chickpeas and several other healthy ingredients, which has become quite popular all around the world in the past few decades.   It has long been […]

Banksy Opens Hotel in Jerusalem, and Elton John Remotely Performs for its Opening

Banksy Opens Hotel in Jerusalem, and Elton John Remotely Performs for its Opening

  The infamous street artist and political activist, Banksy, has decided to take his satirical art to the hotel business. The Walled Off Hotel is Banksy’s latest venture and its location is anything but expected.     The fully-functional art hotel is located in Bethlehem, a Palestinian town south of Jerusalem in the West Bank, and features […]

Gigi Hadid Celebrates Her Palestinian Roots on First-Ever Vogue Arabia Cover

Gigi Hadid Celebrates Her Palestinian Roots on First-Ever Vogue Arabia Cover

by Raghda Elsayed

Supermodel Gigi Hadid, the daughter of Palestinian-American real estate developer Mohamed Hadid and former American model Yolanda Hadid, makes it on the cover of Vogue Arabia.     The Hadid family have always been criticized by people for not defending Arabs, or being proud of their Arab heritage. Now, Gigi has shut down all these […]

What You Need to Know About Trump’s Plan to Move the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

What You Need to Know About Trump’s Plan to Move the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

  President Donald Trump wants to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from the capital, Tel Aviv, to Jerusalem. Here are a few things you need to know about the proposal.     Trump first made the suggestion before AIPAC in March, 2016   “We will move the American Embassy to the eternal capitol of […]

Arab Fashion Blogger Takes to Runway for Dolce & Gabbana

Arab Fashion Blogger Takes to Runway for Dolce & Gabbana

  UAE-based Palestinian Ahmad Daabas had the experience of a lifetime this weekend as he walked the catwalk for Dolce & Gabbana’s autumn-winter collection at Milan Fashion Week menswear.   “Social media stardom is a modern-day fairy-tale,” wrote Business of Fashion’s Tim Blanks about the new collection. “In recognition of this uniquely 21st century alchemy, Dolce […]

Meet Omar Kamal, the Palestinian Frank Sinatra

Meet Omar Kamal, the Palestinian Frank Sinatra

by Salma Iraqui

  It’s not the first time we hear of a Palestinian who paved his own path to glory. The Palestinian diaspora led many of its citizens to universality; many Palestinians managed to express their struggle through artistic expression.     Omar Kamal, Sinatra of Palestine as people call him, followed the paths of Mahmoud Darwish, […]

Play Tackles Palestinian Struggle with Fresh Spin on Classical Style

Play Tackles Palestinian Struggle with Fresh Spin on Classical Style

  In his two-part play ‘This Flesh Is Mine’ and ‘When Nobody Returns,’ Brian Woodland manages to bring together Homer’s Troy and today’s Palestine. The play integrates some Arabic singing and talking, when some characters are at their most exposed, to the classical lyricism of Homer’s poems.   The geeky side of us got curious […]

Pink Israeli Jet to Raise Breast Cancer Awareness While Denying Gaza Medical Treatment

Pink Israeli Jet to Raise Breast Cancer Awareness While Denying Gaza Medical Treatment

  Israeli Air Forces tweeted a photo of a pink jet and the Internet backlash happened as expected. The pink paint is supposed to raise awareness for breast cancer, yet social media users had nothing to say but refer to it as pinkwashing because the women they are supposedly raising awareness for are completely denied of medical […]

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