Israeli Palestinian Conflict

We Don't Want Israeli Tourists In Bradford, Says George Galloway

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Yorkshire Police have launched an investigation over George Galloway's comments that Bradford is an 'Israel-free zone'. Israeli tourists ...

Gaza DEC Appeal For 'Virtually Every Man, Woman And Child'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK

The crisis in Gaza has affected "virtually every man, woman and child", according to an appeal set to be launched by the Disasters Emergency Committee...

Anonymous Is Currently Hacking About 500 Israeli Websites

Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK

The hacking collective Anonymous has warned it will launch more attacks on Israeli government websites after apparently disabling more than 500, in a ...

NUS Votes To Boycott Israel In Controversial Decison

The Huffington Post UK | Ben Jackson | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

The National Union of Students has passed a motion boycotting companies that support Israel, but has risked alienating its Jewish members. Represen...

There Are At Least 5 Other 'Gaza Games' On Google Play

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Tech

After a huge wave of negative publicity, Google has removed a controversial game which asked players to 'Bomb Gaza' with fighter jets. The reasons ...

Baroness Warsi's Resignation Letter: A Translation

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Dear Prime Minister Dear Prime Minister Who Hired Me To Make Himself Look Good For some weeks, in meeting and discussion, I have been open and h...

Why We Need to Love in a Time of Hate

Samantha van Dalen | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha van Dalen

The press is awash with the brutality of this world. Since I was a little girl the big topic has always been peace in the Middle East... When we become so inured to blood and gore and it fails to move us, there is the risk of being permanently desensitised.

Google Pulls 'Bomb Gaza' Game

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Tech

Just days after it was first discovered, the 'Bomb Gaza' Android game has been taken down by Google. (It's still on Facebook.) The controversial...

Real Israel vs 'Nasty Israel'

Toby Greene | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Politics
Toby Greene

Take a list of straw man arguments then knock them down with cut and paste using any paragraph from the web which might support the alternative view. This is journalism? This is political commentary? Well sadly it often is when we are talking about Israel...

Protesters Shut Down Israeli Hip-Hopera at the Edinburgh Fringe. I'm Not Sure How I feel About This.

Axis of Awesome | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK Comedy
Axis of Awesome

My thoughts on this have been very mixed. I too have very strong views on Israel's aggression towards Palestine. But I find myself questioning whether picketing a small hip hop show at an arts festival is the best way to make a demonstration. Does the theatre company's receipt of a government grant really make them complicit in the assault on Gaza?

Aid For Gaza, Arms For Israel?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.08.2014 | UK

Britain is making a further £3 million available to allow a rapid response by aid workers in Gaza, as questions were being asked about whether milita...

Britain's 'Role' In Arming Israel Revealed As Hamas Say UK-Linked Soldier 'May Have Been Killed'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.08.2014 | UK

Hamas have said an Israeli soldier with links to the UK may have been killed in a strike on his captors by the Israeli military, Hamas has said. At...

Charlotte Meredith

Russell Brand Makes Emotional Appeal To Fox News Over Gaza Crisis

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 03.08.2014 | UK

UPDATE Hannity's Bullying Victim Has The Last Laugh Russell Brand has made an emotional appeal for Sean Hannity to "return to humanity," after the ...

40 Palestinians Dead And British-Educated Soldier Captured As Cease-fire Crumbles

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK

More than 40 Palestinians have been killed and a British-Educated soldier has been abducted in dramatic developments just hours after a three-day ceas...

27 Palestinians Killed Just TWO HOURS Into 'Ceasefire'

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK

A much-vaunted three-day ceasefire between Israel and Hamas has crumbled within hours, with both sides accusing each other of breaking the truce. A...

Prepare To Be Terrified By Sean Hannity's Top 16 Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK

Little know to Britons before his epic rant against comedian Russell Brand, Sean Hannity has been one of Fox News' chief attack dogs for nearly a deca...

Fox News Anchor's Response To Russell Brand Over Gaza Will Make Your Blood Boil

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK

Hostilities between Fox News and Russell Brand over Gaza reached unbelievable new levels Thursday after Sean Hannity hit back at the comedian in a bil...

Jessica Elgot

Antisemitic Attacks Soar In Britain Even Before Middle East Conflict Kicked Off

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK

Anti-Jewish attacks and abuse shot up by 36% in the first six months of 2014, with experts predicting they will climb even further once incidents trig...

Has This 16-Year-Old Become Gaza's Best Reporter?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK

A teenage girl claiming to live in Gaza is live tweeting the bombardment of her city by Israeli troops. Her Twitter account identifies her as Fara...

We Are 'Eager For Death': Reclusive Hamas Commander Surfaces With Chilling Warning

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK

Hamas has said its fighters are "eager for death" and has vowed it will reject any proposed ceasefire with Israel, as the bombardment of Gaza let to a...

We Are Better Than This

Hilary Stauffer | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK
Hilary Stauffer

So, while the powers-that-be retreat to their various lairs and try to figure out how to stop killing each other long enough to re-stock their arsenals, here's my modest proposal: nobody is right. We are all wrong. Because you know there's another side to the story, and you are completely uninterested in trying to understand it.

Lucy Sherriff

'What They Have Been Through Is Indescribable'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

To her fellow Sheffield University students, Malaka Shwaikh stood out for winning the highest ever number of votes in the student union's history when...

Top Cricketer Banned From Wearing Pro-Gaza Wristbands... But England Can Don 'Help For Heroes' Slogan

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Sport

England's vibrant all-rounder Moeen Ali has been banned from wearing pro-Gaza wristbands during the remainder of the third Test against India yet he w...

Lads on Torah Part II: The Holy Bits of the Holy Land

James Dann | Posted 27.09.2014 | UK Comedy
James Dann

Apparently, The Gaza Strip isn't just a lap dancing club in Golders Green, nor is it a new waxing technique adopted by Israeli women. Believe it or not, it is in fact a place where stuff has been kicking off for a long time...

A Note of Thanks

Noam Schimmel | Posted 24.09.2014 | UK
Noam Schimmel

After I read a piece in The Guardian by Izzeldin Abueleish, a Palestinian doctor, I felt a deep sense of gratitude. Having suffered the profoundest ...