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Nadia Naser-Najjab

Nadia Naser-Najjab is a Research Fellow, European Centre for Palestine Studies- Institute of Araband Islamic Studies, University of Exeter.


Items by Nadia Naser-Najjab

  • The First Intifada: Nostalgia

    This month marks the 30th anniversary of the First Intifada, an event which fundamentally altered the profile and trajectory of the Palestinian national struggle against occupation. It shifted political leadership away from the exiled Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) leadership, reconfigured local political arrangements and, most crucially, challenged the Israeli...

  • The Balfour Declaration and contemporary echoes of imperialism

    The Balfour Declaration, which has its centenary this week, is part of Palestine’s present, imposing itself upon almost every aspect of everyday life. This is quite clearly not the only historical continuity. The emergency laws which Israel uses to justify its illegal conquest of the Palestinian West Bank can...