Right-wing politician Naftali Bennett’s plan to annex Israeli-controlled parts of the West Bank is just the logical next step in Israel’s historic effort to ghettoize the Palestinians.
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.
State says area where 8 villages lie is vital to army training; Justice Joubran gives state 60 days to respond to petition
Petition relates to area in the South Hebron Hills that was declared a live-fire zone in the early 1980s, and which Defense Minister Barak decided in July 2012 requires the eviction of 8 of 12 Palestinian villages.
Like Canada’s First Peoples, the Palestinians’ nationhood cannot be measured in numbers.
The Palestinian Popular Committees are facing a contradiction: They won the attention of the world, but failed to spark a mass movement against the occupation.
A law on budget provisions has sparked a protest movement among the country's indigenous people - and it's rapidly spreading.
While flying to Israel recently, Rebecca and Rafiq were treated with intrusive suspicion and lost a computer and iPad.
Natan Blank told Haaretz by phone from Military Prison No. 6 that he assumes the army is trying to wear him down with the repeated confinements until he gives in and enlists, but he does not intend to do so.
A military judge has reprimanded the Shin Bet for failure to document that suspect was so tired that he fell asleep in his chair.
Mutual openness is one of the direct results of November’s Operation Pillar of Defense in Gaza, as Fatah sends Hamas a reconciliation message.