December 7, 2017 11
If Trump's recognition of Jerusalem is the first step in his 'ultimate deal' for Israel-Palestine, then he better hope the next step reverses it.
February 22, 2017 8
Only Bill Shorten's Victorian Right of the Labor Party are hesitant to change the ALP's position on Israel. But with the Left ascendant, is strong support for Palestine on the cards? Labor insider Ben Chiefly reports.
January 25, 2017 7
Israel is taking advantage of a much friendlier White House to recommit to its policy of building settlements. That could be very bad news for the Labor Right, writes Labor insider Ben Chiefly,
January 18, 2017 5
Is Donald Trump really going to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem? Crikey intern Sophie Wenderoth reports.
December 22, 2016 5
Journalists including our own Bernard Keane have taken part in the first Australian media junket organised by the Palestinian lobby.
March 14, 2016 2
Has Ali Abunimah's visa application been delayed for political purposes?
December 9, 2015 4
Is it possible to write objectively about Israel if you have been treated to an all-expenses-paid vacation?
October 23, 2015 20
Why has Benjamin Netanyahu suddenly suggesting the Holocaust might have been the fault of the Palestinians?
May 29, 2015 5
An "unfortunate miscommunication" during an interview with a Jewish media outlet had many wondering whether Richard Di Natale was shifting the Greens to a party platform less sympathetic to Palestine.
May 27, 2015 4
Jake Lynch has been cleared of charges of anti-Semitism for his actions during an anti-Israel protest at Sydney University.
May 15, 2015 1
Yes, the situation in Gaza is grim and its people need food and shelter. But they also need a reason to believe in hope for the future, write Majed Abusalema, national leader of Students for Justice in Palestine in Norway, and James Rose, founder of The Kick Project.
April 23, 2015
The recent conflict with Israel has left the Gaza Strip in a shambles, with piles of rubble where apartment buildings used to be. Freelance journalist Nigel O'Connor finds out what life is like -- and finds it's about to get a lot worse.
April 16, 2015 1
Peace studies academic Jake Lynch and others who were involved at an altercation at Sydney University have received letters demanding that they account for their actions.
April 10, 2015 18
Someone went to great lengths to imitate the persona of Australian writer Josh Bornstein, using his profile to publish a hate speech polemic on The Times of Israel's website.
April 7, 2015 3
What to do when a Palestinian family wants more children but the husband is in prison? Improvise, explains Nigel O'Connor, freelance journalist currently in the West Bank.
March 25, 2015 14
Jake Lynch is a long-time supporter of Palestine, but he has shown no evidence of anti-Semitism, whatever his ideological enemies might say, writes Sydney University senior lecturer Nick Riemer
March 9, 2015
Israel will go to the polls on March 17, and politicians on all sides are focused on cost of living, the economy and housing. And tellingly, no one is promising peace. Freelance journalist Nigel O'Connor reports from Israel
November 10, 2014 13
Bob Carr's not the first politician to change his stance on Israel, but his previously warm relationship with the country makes his decision more notable.
September 3, 2014 3
Crikey readers talk Israel and the symbols of IS.
August 29, 2014 3
Crikey readers have their say about Mike Carlton's column on Gaza, and whether Australia should become involved in Iraq.