A leadership possessed of a long-term strategy would internalize the fact that the prisoners are a significant force in Palestinian society, holding the power to lead the way to compromise and assist in furthering diplomatic moves
Palestinian hunger strike
One inmate says strikers in Israeli prisons being held in small rooms with filthy sheets infested with bugs, not able to change clothing
Trump wants to play peacemaker, but he has a weak opening position: zero credibility among Palestinians, thanks to his aversion to the words 'Palestinian state' and 'Israeli occupation'
Families of prisoners in Israeli jails expect Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to raise issue with U.S. president during Tuesday’s meeting
Family visits and phone calls are two key disputes between Palestinian hunger strikers and Israeli prison officials on 36th day of strike
Is it really in Israel's interest to descend into a third intifada instead of listening to the prisoners?
Movement toward increasing family visits and behind-the-scenes talks suggest a way forward that would allow both Israel and the Palestinians to claim a win
A right-wing student group demanded that the conference be canceled, but the university's spokeswoman said it was scrapped for logistical reasons
Marwan Barghouti calls on Fatah, Hamas to reconcile political differences, resist negotiations with Israel on basis of principles used in previous talks
The last thing the glorious history of political hunger striking needs is this video clip of the Palestinian leader sneaking a candy bar in jail