The easiest, fastest and most logical way to prevent a humanitarian and environmental disaster would be to pipe a lot more cheap water from Israel into the Strip.
Amira Hass is the Haaretz correspondent for the Occupied Territories.
Born in Jerusalem in 1956, Hass joined Haaretz in 1989, and has been in her current position since 1993. As the correspondent for the territories, she spent three years living in Gaza, which served of the basis for her widely acclaimed book, "Drinking the Sea at Gaza." She has lived in the West Bank city of Ramallah since 1997.
Hass is also the author of two other books, both of which are compilations of her articles.
My interlocutor on the plane could tell me why immigrants receiving state support need Christian help and the dangers Israel faces even though God promised the land to the Jews.
Police say findings appear to rule out deliberate arson by Jews; Home of Ibrahim Dawabsheh reportedly targeted, human rights group says, months after he witnessed his relatives being killed in a firebomb attack.
The High Court and European Union are wondering too. But the state hasn’t frozen plans to evict Bedouin who have lived east of Jerusalem since before 1967.
'Isn’t it the most natural and healthiest thing for the two peoples that we make peace already?' wonders one weary Palestinian as others recount their tribulations.
A change in Israel's long-standing policy reopens Allenby crossing for some Gazans.
At a demonstration this week by striking Palestinian teachers, the chanting was aimed at the PA. There was none against the Israeli occupation.
The pedagogues’ strike demonstrates once again the beauty of a public that organizes and fights for its rights and attempts to correct an injustice.
Palestinian Authority still refusing to negotiate with teachers’ elected representatives, as 700,000 students miss out on schooling.
The law to oust Arabs is designed precisely to avert the day in which Jewish Israeli society realizes that its dispossession-settlement legacy is dangerous to Arabs and Jews alike.