Active Stills,

AIC, Alternative Information Center:

American Friends Service Committee,

Anarchists Against the Wall,

Alternative Information Center,

Badil Resource Center for Palestinian Residency and Refugee Rights,

Boston Coalition for Palestinian Rights,

Boston to Palestine, tours, advocacy, & information,

Breaking the Silence: Testimonies of former Israeli soldiers:

Brit Tzedek v'Shalom, Jewish Alliance for Justice & Peace:

B'Tselem, The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, studies and reports:

CAMERA, Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America, a monitoring and advocacy group usually highly supportive of mainstream Israel,

(for an expose of one of CAMERA's efforts to undermine Wikipedia)

Caterpillar campaign, about the bulldozers used to demolish homes and uproot olive trees,

Christian Peacemakers Teams, nonviolent intervention,

Coalition of Women for Peace, Israeli women's peace & justice initiative,

Combatants for Peace,

Committee for the Open Discussion of Zionism,

The Compassionate Listening Project, methods for resolving conflict thru dialog,

Electronic Intifada,

Ecumenical Accompaniers for Peace in Palestine & Israel, witnessing and supporting,

Families Forum-Bereaved Israeli & Palestinian Families,

Friends International Center in Ramallah, hope and reconciliation where despair and violence too often reign ,

Friends of the Earth Middle East, working with and through the environment to foster peace & justice,

Gaza Community Mental Health Programme, (this site accepts donations from US residents for the Programme)

The Geneva Accord, one of many peace proposals, this one worked out by high level but unofficial people from Israel and Palestine,

Grassroots International, reality tours,

Gush Shalom, education and direct action by Jewish Israelis,

Haaretz, Left-Mainstream Israeli Daily Newspaper:

Holy Land Trust, reality tours & nonviolence training,

If Americans Knew, What Every American needs to know about Israel/Palestine:

Interfaith Peace Builders, reality tours,

International Solidarity Movement, direct action & education led by Palestinians,

Itisapartheid, about apartheid in Israel-Palestine,

Israeli Committee Against Home Demolitions, youth outreach & prevention of home demolitions & rebuilding homes,

Israel/Palestine Center for Research & Information,

Jewish Voice for Peace,

J Street, the new address for Middle East peace & security,

Machsom Watch, checkpoint monitoring by Jewish Israeli women,

MIFTAH, Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue & Democracy, information and analysis,

New Profile, Israeli feminist challenge to militarized Israeli society,

Palestine Monitor, news source,

Palestine Remembered, al-Nakba 1948,

Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel, information about the boycott-sanction-divestment movement,

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights,

Palestinian Hydrology Group, promoting awareness and collecting data ,

PASSIA, Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs,

Physicians for Human Rights-Israel,

Rabbis for Human Rights, justice for Palestinians and Israelis,

Ramallah Friends School,

Refuser Solidarity Network,

Right to Education Campaign, at Birzeit University,

Quakers with a Concern for Palestine-Israel, network of Friends groups in North America,

Settlement Watch, a project of Peace Now,

Skip Schiel,,,

Solomania, a blog critical of critics of Israel,

Somerville Divestment Project,

Stop the Wall, the grassroots Palestinina anti-apartheid wall campaign),

Ta'ayush, Arab-Jewish partnership in direct action,

Unitarian Universalists for Justice in the Middle East, peace & justice in Palestine/Israel,

UN OCHA, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs,

US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation,

Vermonters for a Just Peace in Palestine/Israel,

Women in Black, Israeli women in support of Palestinian rights,

The World Comes to Jerusalem, originally partially in Russian, a compendium of photos of world celebrities visiting Israel in the 1960s, by Sara and Eli Ross,

Yesh Gvul, refusnik support,



Book & Video list, suggestions from Skip Schiel, click here

Broken Promises, Broken Dreams, by Alice Rothchild,

"Building Palestinian Solidarity, Demanding Divestment," by Ora Wise & Mohammed Abed,

The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine and A History of Modern Palestine: One Land, Two Peoples, Pappe, Ilan


Jeff Halper:

"What are you doing? What have you become?" 2005,

"The Key to Peace: Dismantling the Matrix of Control," 2006,

"A Middle Eastern Confederation," 2005,

Ha'aretz, one of the leading and bravest Israeli newspapers, a lecture to journalism students by Amos Schoken, publisher of Ha'aretz, 2002

"The Importance of the Third Temple," by Jan Willem van der Hoeven,

“The Israel Lobby,” by John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt, 2006,

The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East, by Sandy Tolan, 2006

A New Legal Framework for Managing the World's Shared Groundwaters: A Case Study from the Middle East, Fadia Daibes-Murad

Palestine & Palestinians, a guide book,

"Palestine/Israel, Ferrying Everyone Across the Shore of Liberation," by Annette Herskovits,

Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid, by Jimmy Carter, 2006

“Report of the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in the Palestinian Territories Occupied Since 1967,” by John Dugard for the United Nations, September 2006,


Sara Roy:

“Living with the Holocaust: The Journey of a Child of Holocaust Survivors,”

"79 Percent of Gazan Households are Living in Poverty—The Economy of Gaza" (October 4, 2006),

Undeveloping Gaza

Searching for Peace in the Middle East, a video (DVD) by Landrum Bolling, free, 2006,

Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict, by Bennis, Phyllis 

Water Wars: Privatization, Pollution, and Profit: Books, Vandana Shiva, 2002

When the Rains Return: Toward Peace and Reconciliation in Palestine and Israel, prepared by an International Quaker Working Party on Israel and Palestine, AFSC, 2004

When the Rivers Run Dry: Water—the Defining Crisis of the Twenty-First Century, Fred Pearce, 2006

The Wrath of Jonah: The Crisis of Religious Nationalism in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Ruether, Rosemary R. and Herman J. Ruether

"Zionists Proclaim the New State of Israel," published in the New York Times on May 15, 1948,


Compiled by Skip Schiel, with help from Nancy Murray and Anne Remle