TWIP Archive

Message From the editor

Remembering the Palestinian diaspora evokes feelings of sadness, pride, and hope. Sadness because the circumstances of their exodus still stir up unhealed trauma and because so many Palestinians are not allowed to return, not even for a visit. Pride because many expatriates have achieved great successes abroad, and hope because both these successes and the […] more

Not Right nor Fair

During the last days of December 2019, Israeli archaeologists found a hoard of Islamic coins that included rare specimens of golden dinars minted by the Aghlabid dynasty that ruled North Africa in the region of modern Tunisia. Another specimen was issued by Caliph Haroun Al-Rashid (786-809 AD), the ruler entertained by Shehrazade in the famous […] more
In the Limelight

The following directory is a highlight of some of the most active cultural centers, hotels, restaurants, and other institutions in Palestine.