Not only is the competition a patriarchal relic of the past, the venue for this year's pageant is a stark reminder of the Israeli occupation.
While Palestinians have no state, one of their diaspora members in Chile has a chance of winning the presidential elections in November, according to polls.
The channel has strong connections to former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and will broadcast its content from the UAE in a bid to reach Arab audiences.
The police said in a statement that new plans would be considered regarding the procession, which Palestinian residents of occupied East Jerusalem see as a provocation.
The arrests of siblings Muna and Muhammad el Kurd came a day after police detained a well-known Al Jazeera reporter who was covering a demonstration in occupied East Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood.
Pro-Israel groups along with thousands of troll Twitter accounts targetted the high-ranking Google employee for writing a blogpost 14 years ago criticising Israel.
A growing wave of labour unions in the US are coming out in support of the Palestinian struggle against Israeli apartheid.
Israel has instituted laws and rules that treat Palestinians as second-rate subjects while Jewish citizens enjoy the full gamut of human rights.
The partisan gap on Israel-Palestine is consistent with the broader values gap that has widened between Democrats and Republicans over the past two decades.
Years after his death, the militant anti-Palestinian ideology of the Jewish Defence League leader lives on.
Israeli occupation reduced one of the Middle East’s oldest cities, with at least 4,000 years of history, into a packed Palestinian enclave besieged from all sides — sea, land and air.
Videos and photos point to claims that armed Jewish Israeli mobs are getting organised in attacking Palestinians under the watchful eye of the police.
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