Books

There are many good references about Palestine-Israel. Here are some.
“In this major work of daring criticism and analysis, scholar and political commentator Marc Lamont Hill and Israel-Palestine expert Mitchell Plitnick spotlight how one-sided pro-Israel policies reflect the truth-bending grip of authoritarianism on both Israel and the United States.”
“With straightforward language, Phyllis Bennis, longtime analyst of the region, answers basic questions. Together her answers provide a comprehensive understanding of the longstanding Palestinian-Israeli conflict.”
“In a great act of bravery, empathy and understanding, Ben Ehrenreich, by placing us in the footsteps of ordinary Palestinians and telling their story with surpassing literary power and grace, makes it impossible for us to turn away.”
“Decisively debunking the myth that the Palestinian population left of their own accord, Ilan Pappe offers impressive archival evidence to demonstrate that, from its very inception, a central plank in Israel’s founding ideology was the forcible removal of the indigenous population.”
The Israel-Palestine Conflict introduces the historical basis of the dispute and explores both the tangible issues and intangible factors that have blocked a peaceful resolution. Author Neil Caplan helps readers understand the complexities and contradictions of the conflict and why the histories of Palestine and Israel are so fiercely contested.”
“In this powerful collection of personal narratives, thirty-nine Jews of diverse backgrounds tell a wide range of stories about the roads they have traveled from a Zionist world view to activism in solidarity with Palestinians and Israelis striving to build an inclusive society founded on justice, equality, and peaceful coexistence.”
“Ever felt uncomfortable talking with someone about Israel/Palestine?
Ever get stuck not knowing how to respond to a statement or question about Israel?
When They Speak Israel is a guide that dissects messaging we hear in the press and from politicians. It unpacks these messages into concepts we can all understand and translates them into English!
Kairos Palestine is the Christian Palestinian’s word to the world about what is happening in Palestine. Its importance stems from the sincere expression of Palestinian Christian concerns for their people and their view of the moment of history they are living through. It seeks to be prophetic in addressing things as they are, without equivocation. It is a contemporary, ecumenical confession of faith and call to action.”
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