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Photos from Bethlehem

Having been to Israel-Palestine, a part of me hurts whenever I read about violence in the region. This was true back in November 2012 and it’s true now as well. 80 more words

Travel

Gaza: weapons that maximize civilian deaths

The death toll in Gaza has shot up since Israel launched its ground assault on Thursday, with at least 565 Palestinians and 25 Israeli soldiers… 572 more words

Furriners

The assault on Gaza: A historic crime

21 July 2014

At least 100 Palestinians were killed Sunday as Israel escalated its savage land, sea and air attack on Gaza. In a single neighborhood on the east side of Gaza City, Shejaiya, Israeli bombs and artillery shells killed at least 62 people and wounded nearly 300 others. 1,430 more words

Spurned as a candidate over Israel comments

( The nomination debacle in the new federal riding of Nanaimo – Ladysmith has resonated in other parts of the country, not the least in the national capital region. 720 more words

Media Reports

Open Letter to NDP by Independent Jewish Voices

(The NDP federal office in its intervention in the Nanaimo-Ladysmith nomination process introduced the Israeli – Palestinian conflict as a major factor in its decision making process.  902 more words

Anne McGrath

Gaza, as seen from a distance

Last week I punted on the Israel/Gaza situation, because what I was reading contained more noise and spin than information and insight, and I didn’t want to make that situation worse. 2,160 more words

Articles

Israeli tanks shell Gaza hospital

The hospital is the third to be hit by Israeli tank fire since Israel launched its ground offensive in Gaza four days.

“There’s extremely heavy shelling going on in that neighbourhood. 79 more words

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