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Comfort Food in Gaza: Macaroni Bechamel

Gaza is often in my mind as much as it is in the news, largely because I act as “mentor” to two brilliant young women, university students who participate in… 353 more words

Food Politics

israeli Fascist Brutality

Israeli Fascist Brutality

Let’s not mince words. Israel is a fascist police state, masquerading as a democracy. How when state terror is official policy, when soldiers, police and Zionist zealots brutalize and murder Palestinians unaccountably, when institutionalized apartheid exceeds the worst of South Africa’s regime. 732 more words


Three-Quarters Pose

Punch it out,
the eyeblack pucker
is a platonic knuckle kiss
from five friends of fingers curled.
Five friends, eating away the earth… 172 more words


Ellen Salant Seems to Want to Fund Israel's Enemies

The following letter was sent to Ellen Salant, President of Temple Israel, in response to the recent revelation that Rabbi Gordon Tucker of the synagogue had donated “discretionary funds” to… 1,211 more words


Peace Walks are Good for the Soul

I joined Bishop Madden and about 50 other people for my second Prayer Walk for Peace through a distressed neighborhood in West Baltimore.

With a police escort to manage the traffic, we walked past the vacant, boarded up buildings, past the curious onlookers, singing all the way. 359 more words


US State Department was quick to blame Israel

Israel-bashing just came back to haunt the State Department
Editorial Board
October 6, 2015

Memo to the State Department: It’s time to think twice about knee-jerk criticism of Israel. 104 more words

Israel & Middle East

Peace campaigners launch demo and lobbying over Kent arms company

Peace campaigners from Campaign Against Arms Trade East Kent have announced a protest in Thanet this Sunday 11th October.

The “short sharp” demonstration, at 12 noon, is in response to a bid by Israeli-owned arms company Instro Precision to expand its business by moving from Broadstairs to a larger site at Manston Airport. 87 more words