Once Upon a Palestine

On May 25, 2014, in Uncategorized, by admin

Once Upon a Palestine by Tamerishe   Once upon a distant time, there was a land called Palestine Is it yours or is it mine, this land they once called Palestine And who am I to stand and stare, in disbelief at land stripped bare Banished people, stolen homes, broken dreams, crumbling stones Of ancient graves and [...]

Destroying Olives for Spite

On May 16, 2014, in Articles, by admin

Destroying Olives for Spite By  Brian Cloughley     Many people like olives because they are delicious and produce wonderful oil. They were originally cultivated in Syria, Palestine and Crete and there is evidence that some existing trees are 2,000 years old, which is amazing. But there aren’t any 2,000 year-old olive trees in Palestine [...]

Love Letters from Palestine

On April 1, 2014, in blog posts, by admin

Love Letters from Palestine By Dana Dajani     To know more about Dana Dajani: http://www.youtube.com/user/dajani88d http://www.danadajani.com/ https://www.facebook.com/TheHumanSpir…   9 March 2014

Scarlett Johansson: Ambassador of exploitation

On January 23, 2014, in blog posts, by admin

Scarlett Johansson: Ambassador of exploitation   The Palestine Solidarity Campaign recently reported: “Actor, Scarlett Johansson, is currently an Ambassador for Oxfam but has just signed up to promote Sodastream. Sodastream’s main factory is in a settlement – Mishor Adumim – in the Occupied West Bank. These settlements are illegal under international law, and an obstacle [...]

Israel: A Culture of Walls

On November 19, 2013, in Articles, by admin

Israel: A Culture of Walls An Analysis by Lawrence Davidson   Part I – Israel’s Walls Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced his government’s intention to construct another “separation barrier” – a large fortified wall or fence referred to by Palestinians as an apartheid wall – “between the West Bank and Jordan after completing walls [...]

In Defense of Amira Hass – An Analysis

On April 15, 2013, in Articles, by admin

In Defense of Amira Hass – An Analysis by Lawrence Davidson   Part I – Claiming the Right of Resistance   Amira Hass is a reporter for the Israeli newspaper Haaretz. She reports on Palestinian affairs in the occupied territories and, over the years, has come to understand the Palestinians’ plight from their own point of [...]

Behind The Iron Wall: ‘The plan that never changed’

On November 12, 2011, in Articles, by admin

      Behind The Iron Wall: ‘The plan that never changed’  By Clive Hambidge The UN Cultural organisation (UNESCO) voted strongly in favour of membership for the Palestinians. A vote opposed by Israel.  There were 173 countries that voted, 107 in favour, 14 opposing and 52 abstaining.  Great Britain was one of those in [...]

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