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Playwright Wallace Shawn translates ADL ad justifying Israeli child murder into plain English

Submitted by Ali Abunimah from Electronic Intafada

Playwright and actor Wallace Shawn has responded to this Anti-Defamation League (ADL) ad blaming Palestinians for Israel’s mass slaughter of children in Gaza. 964 more words

Gaza, For a Child's Eyes

The Story of Hurry is in many ways fantastical: Emma Williams’ words tell the story of a donkey disguised as a zebra, while Ibrahim Quraishi’s mixed-media illustrations throw together plastic models, marker, and often effect-drenched photographs. 339 more words

The Women of Gaza and Their Resilience

Laila El-Haddad, Maggie Schmitt, Cooking and Eating Under Siege, Al Jazeera America, 24 July 2014 (link)

The resilience of Palestinians is amazing. Long live the Palestinians, and long live Palestinian resistance against state terrorism, genocide and economic deprivation! 521 more words

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Under Which Circumstances?

When Henk Zanoli yesterday returned to the Israeli Ambassador in The Hague, Haim Davon, his 2011 medal which asserts that he is one of the Righteous Among the Nations, conferred by holocaust museum Yad Vashem, I wondered under which circumstances the then 88 years old long retired Dutch attorney had actually been awarded, 68 years after he and his late mother, Johana Zanoli-Smit, had sheltered and thus saved the life of Elchanan Pinto whose parents Had vanished in German concentration camps. 473 more words

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Gaza UPDATES

by Scott Creighton

Richard Falk: Maintaining the Unlawful Siege of Gaza is a Crime against Humanity -  “Prof. Falk believes that “the maintenance of the unlawful blockade of goods to and from Gaza is well established as a form of collective punishment of the occupied civilian population of Gaza, and a flagrant violation of the most fundamental obligation of the Geneva Conventions and international humanitarian law.”” 74 more words

Scott Creighton

Abbas: Longtime Israeli Collaborator

Abbas: Longtime Israeli Collaborator

by Stephen Lendman

Note: This article was written before my two month illness. It remained unsubmitted on my desktop.

It’s appropriate now given Abbas’ less than wholehearted condemnation of Israeli mass murder and destruction in Gaza. 1,612 more words

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