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An Auckland Mum's Gesture of Love for Palestine's Children

Mum Kirsty Ollerenshaw appeared at the protest as a symbolic gesture of love and compassion. While she held her own sleeping babe, she told me that the plaque was symbolic and a way for her to put a name to the children being massacred. 304 more words


It is not anti-Semitic to say: Not in my name

On a morgue slab in Shejaiya in the Gaza Strip a few days ago lay two anonymous children, a boy and a girl. Their bodies could not be identified because their parents, according to Sharif Abdel Kouddous, a journalist for the… 338 more words

News And Commentary

World Council of Churches Letter to Obama: 'Enough' in Gaza

World Council of Churches

July 23, 2014

It is time for the U.S. to condemn Israeli bombardment of civilian centers and the blockade just as strongly as it has condemned indiscriminate rockets from Hamas and other Palestinian militant groups into Israel, say several church groups in a letter to President Barack Obama.


The 21 Counter-points to "7 Facts About Operation Protective Edge"

The Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu recently published on his YouTube account a video entitled “7 Facts About Operation Protective Edge“.

This video claims to highlight 7 ‘facts’ or what Israel claims to be 7 facts about… 1,442 more words

Israel/Palestine Conflict

Solidarity with Palestinians Begins in Lebanon's Camps

By Franklin Lamb


As the latest Zionist aggression continues unabated in its slaughter of the defenseless population of Gaza (for the fourth time in ten years, no less!) one of course might simply sit back and hope for the improbable—that the global community will act to end it. 1,466 more words

Israeli Occupation

Israel is not Simply 'Defending Itself'

The little girl in the above photo is two and a half years old. Her name is Nema Abu al-Foul. She and others were playing in front of her family home when a missile from an Israeli F-16 struck. 779 more words