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UN: Hamas And Israel May Both Be Guilty Of War Crimes Against Humanity

The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, Navi Pillay, warns both Israel and Hamas may be guilty of war crimes in breaching humanitarian principles. U.N. figures show civilians, including many children and women, account for 74 percent of the more than 1,200 Palestinians who have been killed. 110 more words

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Hummus taste test: homemade or shop bought?

Since moving to the Middle East my husband has become a hummus FIEND. This transformation has surprised no one more than me, especially considering that he originally thought hummus was made from potatoes! 597 more words


Dare we speak for peace? Caught in the cross-fire between Israel and Gaza!!

Warning!! It is almost impossible to be objective on this issue, and so I do not promise to be objective at all. 

As the whole world and its social media are flooded with talks of the war on Gaza and the brutality of the Israeli Defense Forces, I thought I would escape to a little more promising future and benefit from the rich experience that the country of South Africa offers to the world when it comes to overcoming apartheid and striving towards reconciliation. 2,238 more words


Exploited: Migrants Working For Qatar World Cup Have Gone Unpaid For a Year | Alternet

Migrant workers who built luxury offices used by Qatar’s 2022 football World Cup organisers have told the Guardian they have not been paid for more than a year and are now working illegally from cockroach-infested lodgings. 66 more words

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Muslim Teenagers vs Jewish Teenagers

What’s the difference between British teenagers fighting in Syria and British teenagers fighting in Israel?

A) Those in Syria and terrorists and a threat to Britain, and will be followed on their return. 137 more words


What Can I Do?

The Lord said to His disciples, “If any man would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.” -Matthew 16:24-26… 840 more words


Jesus Christ The God of War?

The American Christian church has a war fever. It is a cheerleader for every undeclared, illegal, immoral, preemptive, and unjust war the US government or its allies involves itself in. 638 more words

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