[This is a monthly archive of pieces written by Jadaliyya contributors and editors on the Occupations, Interventions,and Law (O.I.L.) Page. It also includes material published on other platforms that editors deemed pertinent to post as they provide diverse depictions of O.I.L.-related topics. The pieces reflect the level of critical analysis and diversity that Jadaliyya strives for, but the views are solely the ones of their authors. If you are interested in contributing to Jadaliyya, send us your post with your bio and a release form to firstname.lastname@example.org [click "Submissions" on the main page for more information]
"The Hunt for the Mubaraks` Assets," George Richards
Richards discusses the legal efforts of European governments to freeze the foreign-held assets of the Mubarak family.
"أين تذهب الاستقطاعات من أجور العمال الفلسطينيين في إسرائيل؟," Numan Kanafi
An essay on reductions in the wages of Palestinian workers in Israel.
""تأملات في "العنف," Abdullah AlBayyari
AlBayyari reflects on the notion of "violence."
"Jadaliyya Co-Editor Noura Erakat Discusses Resumption of Peace Talks on Al Jazeera`s `The Stream`," Jadaliyya Reports
A video of an interview with Jadaliyya Co-editor Noura Erakat on Al-Jazeera`s "The Stream".
"Press Release: Governor Brown Should Not Use the Holocaust to Hide Racism," Jadaliyya Reports
A report from International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network (IJAN)
"Down the Tubes: The 2013 Hunger Strike at Guantanamo Bay," Jadaliyya Reports
A report from Reprieve.
""Tamtheel: Restoring Popular Sovereignty" Initiative Launches," Jadaliyya Reports
A report from the Tamtheel: Restoring Popular Sovereignty initiative in Palestine.
"The Violence of the Impoverished: 1948 Palestinians Under Occupation," Majd Kayyal
Kayyal, in an essay originally published in Arabic on Assafir Al-Arabi, points out a contradiction faced by Palestinian political and social institutions--that the idea of "fighting crime" requires "collusion with the Occupation."
"Conference: Self-Critique Two Decades After Oslo (5-6 October, London)," Jadaliyya Reports
A report on the 9th Annual Conference of the SOAS Palestine Society.
"Drones: Myths and Reality in Pakistan," Jadaliyya Reports
A report from the International Crisis Group.
"برافر، يجب ألا يمر," Abdullah AlBayyari
AlBayyari discusses the legal rights of the Negev Bedouin in the Occupied Territories.
"صحراء النقب ليست قاحلة," Haneen Naamnih
An essay on Israeli attempts to remove Palestinian Bedouin groups from their land in the Negev desert.
"Brand Turkey and the Gezi Protests: Authoritarianism, Law, and Neoliberalism (Part One) and (Part Two)," Asli Igsiz
A two-part essay on neoliberalism in Turkey and the erosion of human rights under Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan.
"Open Letter to Filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf: Please Be a Messenger of Freedom for Iranian and Palestinian People," Jadaliyya Reports
An open letter in protest of Iranian director Mohsen Makhmalbaf`s participation in the Jerusalem Film Festival.
"New Texts Out Now: Lori Allen, The Rise and Fall of Human Rights: Cynicism and Politics in Occupied Palestine," Lori Allen
An interview with Lori Allen regarding her new book, The Rise and Fall of Human Rights: Cynicism and Politics in Occupied Palestine.
"The US War on Yemen: Drone Attacks," Jadaliyya Reports
A report from Alkarama, in cooperation with Hood, to the Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms while Countering Terror.
"Travel Diary to Palestine: Journeys Into Violence," Noura Erakat
Erakat discusses her experience co-leading an Interfaith Peace-Builders (IFPB) delegation to Israel and the Occupied West Bank.
"Enfranchising Refugees: PNC Elections in Comparative Context," Terry Rempel
An essay on the PNC Elections` "crisis of representation" with Palestinian refugees from al-Majdal`s Spring 2013 issue.
"Towards a Prognosis: Diagnosing Fragmentation and Problems of Representation in Palestinian Politics," BADIL Resource Center for Paleastinian Residency and Refugee Rights
An overview of al-Majdal`s Spring 2013 issue.
"Navigating the Void: Palestinian Youth Resistance in the Absence of Political Leadership," Nour Joudah
An essay on patterns in Palestinian Youth Resistance from al-Majdal`s Spring 2013 issue.
"Sudan`s Spreading Conflict II: War in Blue Nile," Jadaliyya Reports
A report from the International Crisis Group.
"فلسطين في عدسة الدويري," Ibtisam Azem
Azem writes of the films of Ziad Doueiri.
"كيف تصنع أسطورة بالعرض الحي والمباشر," Zakaria Mohammed
Mohammed discusses Mohammed Assaf`s victory on Arab Idol.
"Transnational Anti-Imperialism and Middle East Women’s Studies," Nadine Naber
A reflection on the field of Middle East Women`s Studies, originally published in and for the Middle East Women’s Studies Association e-bulletin.
"كل الأشياء," Ma`n Abu Taleb
A short story in Arabic from Abu Taleb.