IN THIS ISSUE:
The new, and not-so-new, cyber dimension of Arab-Israeli normalization.
How Modi is weaponizing the ‘Israeli Experience’ to target dissent.
Activists are fighting for an online civic space.
A perspective on the role of major tech corporations in fueling repression.
The uses and abuses of the law in Israel’s war on Gaza.
On the Republic’s one hundred year anniversary, how does the poet’s work speak to the Istanbul’s urban transformation?
Amid an escalating crisis in Gaza, trade unions in Palestine appeal for international solidarity.
One of MERIP’s signature issues over the years has been the question of Palestine and the Arab-Israeli conflict—partly because of its intrinsic interest but largely because so much myth and cant clouds the mainstream media coverage of this subject that independent analysis is particularly necessary. This primer by Joel Beinin and Lisa Hajjar is a good place to start in understanding what is at stake as events unfold.
(Photo of Israeli separation barrier by Alfonso Moral.)