TWIP Archive

Message From the editor

Jerusalem today holds a special place in the hearts of millions of earth’s citizens, as it has for millennia. Yet access is impossible for many who either call it home or wish to worship in its sacred spaces. The assertion “Jerusalem Lives” evokes a mix of feelings among Christians and Muslims, be they of Palestinian […] more


Wahhabism Only 107 years after the first official driver’s license was issued in New York in 1910 did the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia concede, in a royal decree, to give its women permission to drive. Naturally, the decree specified that women would be allowed to drive “in accordance with the Islamic laws.” It will be […] 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.