Field Executions of Palestinians

What is going on in the Palestinian occupied territories is not extrajudicial killing of Palestinian civilians, it is field executions on orders from high ranking politicians and military generals. When Swedish foreign minister, Margot Wallstrom called for opening an investigation into Israel’s extrajudicial killings, she was severely attacked […]

Ex-refugee wins $1mn global teacher award

A Palestinian teacher’s efforts to promote non-violence won her international recognition Sunday when she was awarded a prestigious global teaching award. Hanan al-Hroub, 43, won $1 million as part of the Global Teacher Prize awarded by U.K.-based education charity Varkey Foundation. “In a society torn apart by conflict […]