From the Editors
The New York Times says Jadaliyya "Brings New Life to Arab Studies." Read about it by clicking here.
David Warren is an activist currently in Beit Ommar with PSP and also writing his doctoral thesis about the Renewal of Contemporary Islamic Jurisprudence. Given that PSP covers the legal fees for those arrested in Beit Ommar who cannot afford to pay, donations are essential: PalestineSolidarityProject.org
"The women express a desire to participate in warfare, and are frustrated when they are forced to remain in the safe houses with the children while the men conduct battle. In 1948, they gain the “right” to guard the kibbutz with hunting rifles. The film concludes with photographs of these women wielding their guns, implying that they gave up their own liberation for the sake of the national struggle and the settler colonial project."click | email | tweet