PALESTINE SQUARE is the blog of the Institute for Palestine Studies USA (IPS-USA), an independent research and publishing nonprofit organization, dedicated exclusively to the study of Palestine, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and regional and international developments affecting Palestine.

Founded in 2015, PALESTINE SQUARE draws on years of research and scholarship by IPS-USA to feature articles on a wide range of current topics related to Palestine.

PALESTINE SQUARE attracts a substantial number of readers from around the world. They include researchers, advocates, students, and general-interest readers.

News & Analysis features stories that reflect the developments of the day.

Culture & History offers archival works, coverage of Palestinian artists and musicians, as well as film reviews.

Palestine Unbound chronicles viral online conversations that represent a significant trend related to Palestine. A version of Palestine Unbound appears in the Journal of Palestine Studies.

Special Focus is a monthly feature that spotlights a selection of Journal of Palestine Studies (JPS) articles and other IPS publications. Journal articles can be accessed for free only for a limited period of time.

Special Series is a section comprising articles that are based on the academic work of graduate students engaged in Palestine Studies.

Book Reviews highlights the latest books on Palestine

Palestine in Photos spotlights photos that capture Palestinian experiences, and is featured in the Journal of Palestine Studies.

PALESTINE SQUARE editors work with a variety of contributors to deliver original articles and diverse perspectives according to professional journalistic practices. Our contributors range from leading scholars and authors to students and activists in Palestine, the United States, and elsewhere. We encourage and welcome submissions.