Jonathan Adler is pursuing a master’s degree in Near Eastern studies at the Kevorkian Center at New York University. His writing has been published in various outlets and journals, including Middle East Eye, +972 Magazine, Jadaliyya, The North Carolina Historical Review and Jewish Historical Studies.
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How Plans to Move Palestinians to Egypt Backfired
While often overlooked, the March 1955 Intifada was a critical juncture in the history of Palestinian politics. Through coordinated protests, Palestinians in Gaza reasserted their existence as political actors — no longer willing to be seen as passive, idle refugees in need of resettlement and economic rehabilitation.