In Between Wars – The Exhibit

In Between Wars – The Exhibit

Historical Context of the Israeli Occupation of Palestine

The political context of the occupation
The political context of the occupation
 In Arabic
In Arabic
The promise of a land for Jews in Palestine
The promise of a land for Jews in Palestine
The creation of Israel. 750,000 Palestinians are forced to leave
The creation of Israel. 750,000 Palestinians are forced to leave
The Israeli occupation of Palestine
The Israeli occupation of Palestine
 The Oslo peace accords
The Oslo peace accords
Sharon orders the building of the separation wall
Sharon orders the building of the separation wall
The Gaza siege and turning it into an open prison
The Gaza siege and turning it into an open prison
The harshest siege yet
The harshest siege yet

Hard Facts in Focus in Arabic

 Palestine partitioning in 1947-48
Palestine partitioning in 1947-48
On Jerusalem
On Jerusalem
 On greater Jerusalm
On greater Jerusalm
 The partitioning of Hebron in 1997
The partitioning of Hebron in 1997
The separation wall in 2004
The separation wall in 2004
Security measures in 2005
Security measures in 2005
Orders to destroy Area c in 2015
Orders to destroy Area c in 2015

The exhibit

The warnings are everywhere
The warnings are everywhere
All the same in the streets of Gaza or Hebron or or
All the same in the streets of Gaza or Hebron or or
 What a feeling of oppressiveness
What a feeling of oppressiveness
Stories upon stories of oppression
Stories upon stories of oppression
The photos of martyrs are everywhere in the streets
The photos of martyrs are everywhere in the streets
Generations of resistance through throwing stones
Generations of resistance through throwing stones
Homes with poverty and so much dignity
Homes with poverty and so much dignity
. With the memories of loved ones who were killed
. With the memories of loved ones who were killed
 Walls of remembrance and resistance stories
Walls of remembrance and resistance stories
Some close ups to understand
Some close ups to understand
The level of loss
The level of loss
And depth of love and pride
And depth of love and pride
And grief too
And grief too
He was imprisoned
He was imprisoned
 They would kick the doors to make sure they can't sleep
They would kick the doors to make sure they can't sleep
Always watching and making movement difficult between cities
Always watching and making movement difficult between cities
 Instructions everywhere
Instructions everywhere
Control at every step
Control at every step
 And it goes on and on
And it goes on and on
 Gaza is an open air prison literally
Gaza is an open air prison literally
 With closed doors literally and metaphorically
With closed doors literally and metaphorically
Again to streets filled with the rubble of destroyed homes
Again to streets filled with the rubble of destroyed homes
Everywhere
Everywhere
Stories by those living the daily horrors
Stories by those living the daily horrors
 Of the Israeli occupation
Of the Israeli occupation
Loss
Loss
 Upon loss
Upon loss
And the implications of the destruction
And the implications of the destruction
 Are just so immense
Are just so immense
The hospitals are a part of daily life too
The hospitals are a part of daily life too
And posters on healing horrific injuries needed on the walls
And posters on healing horrific injuries needed on the walls
 To leave Gaza to go to Israel you undergo a body check
To leave Gaza to go to Israel you undergo a body check
 What they see through the security scan
What they see through the security scan
And the is the Zionist practice and intention of peace
And the is the Zionist practice and intention of peace

Back To The Beginning:

In Between Wars

- Daily life in Gaza

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