(Reuters) – A week after the guns fell silent in the Gaza war, Israel and the Palestinians seem to have little appetite or incentive for a return to U.S.-sponsored peace and statehood talks that collapsed five months ago. 803 more words
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Of all of the false and insidious talking points trumpeted out by Israel and its allies in the U.S. corporate media over the past two months, the one that stands out as possibly the most deceitful is the one which claims Hamas uses Palestinian civilians, including children, as “human shields”. 2,062 more words
There’s something profoundly depressing about the start of this little video clip filmed, by the sound of it, by two young boys, possibly from their bedroom window.238 more words
Forgetfulness is such a human trait. In Israel, it is also an essential coping mechanism.
Only a week ago, hundreds of projectiles were being fired daily at Israel, but judging from the headlines in the media and the following public discourse, the war against Hamas in Gaza never happened. 632 more words