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Hebh Jamal

Hebh Jamal

Hebh Jamal

Hebh Jamal is a Palestinian American journalist based in Germany. 

The racist accusation of misogyny by Julia Hartley-Brewer against Mustafa Barghouti embodies the refusal to see Palestinian men as victims, writes Hebh Jamal.

18 January, 2024

The German president calling on Muslims & Arabs to condemn Hamas under the guise of fighting antisemitism, is racist. Germany’s support for Israel has more to do with anti-migrant political agendas than writing historical wrongs, argues Hebh Jamal.

01 December, 2023

In-depth: Israel's war on Gaza has seen one of the most intense air campaigns since World War Two, razing entire neighbourhoods to the ground, killing thousands, and causing damage that could take decades to repair.

30 November, 2023

In-depth: From strict media guidelines to a ban on protests, Germany's silencing of Palestine solidarity is leaving no part of society untouched.

16 November, 2023

Across Germany, demonstrations against Israel’s bombardment on Gaza have been banned and criminalised. Even anti-Zionist Jews in Germany are not safe from extreme state repression and expressing solidarity with the Palestinian liberation movement.

18 October, 2023

In-depth: The arrest of the Egyptian father of a German activist is the latest in an escalating trend of targeting families of outspoken activists to silence dissent, while the international community turns a blind eye.

30 August, 2023

Germany continues in its attempts to censor & repress Palestinians & Palestine solidarity whilst extending endless support for Israel & its apartheid practices. But these tactics will not stop people mobilising & speaking out, argues Hebh Jamal.

28 April, 2023

The imprisonment of Shukri Abu Baker and the Holy Land Five set a dangerous precedent for criminalising all support for Palestine in the US. Nearly two decades later, the call to free them and all political prisoners is growing, writes Hebh Jamal.

12 December, 2022

States of Journalism: The Washington Post's undercutting of their own investigative report which reinforced that Shireen Abu Akleh was killed by Israeli forces is another example of Palestinians being blamed even in death, writes Hebh Jamal.

24 June, 2022

Following the killing of Shireen Abu Akleh, political figures in the US expressed ‘outrage’ and offered their condolences, but this means nothing in the face of their continued support for Israel which includes considerable aid, writes Hebh Jamal.

23 May, 2022