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Is the West Bank witnessing a resurgence of Fatah’s al-Aqsa Martyr Brigades?

A Palestinian protester holding his national flag stands amid smoke after tear gas was fired by Israeli security forces during clashes in the West Bank village of Bilin, on July 28, 2014, following a demonstration in support of Palestinians from the Gaza Strip. 1,593 more words


Israel: Victimhood and moral blindness - Taki

“Let’s … look at the moral blindness that has afflicted Israelis in their denial of Palestinian rights. Roger Waters, the courageous musician whose father died fighting the Nazis, has been called a Nazi for pointing out that the Israeli Army subjugates an indigenous population by using lethal force, including the murder of women and children. 1,010 more words


Still, a Colonial Palestine

From The New Republic, an overview of Israel as colonial power and Palestinians as the colonized.

Colonial regimes breed anti-colonial resistance. It has been happening since Biblical times.

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Dear Palestine

Merry Christmas Mister Sand Men
Stay hidden in your pods
I’m dreaming of white phosphorous
A present from our gods
A blazing western charity
That burns down canvas streets… 252 more words

Israel and Terror

I don’t like this thing of equating Israel with terrorism. Boyd Barrett calling it a ‘terrorist state’ last weekend and loads of other instances all over the place. 307 more words