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"We are all victims of some kind of occupation" (Ahed Tamimi)

Postings Begin Again

After a few months of not posting here, I begin again. The posts will be simple at first, that is, providing links to items in the news and on the Internet without commentary on my part. 408 more words

"Salt and Water" As a German Leader is Rejected

by James M. Wall

Ma’an reported Thursday that a general strike has begun in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem. 

As part of the strike, Palestinians shut down their shops and businesses in solidarity with the more than 1,500 Palestinian prisoners now enduring the 11th day of their “Freedom and Dignity” hunger strike. 835 more words

Middle East Politics

US Democrats try to bury Palestine?

Democrats try to bury Palestine in middle of the night

Rania Khalek Power Suits 27 June 2016

In the early morning hours of 25 June, while many Americans were asleep, … 1,331 more words


#Democratic Platform #JStreet joined #Sanders in lobbying for a “new consensus” approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Dems Reject Sanders’ Platform Proposal on Israel
by Jacob Kornbluh
June 25, 2016

The Democratic Party’s platform drafting committee on Friday voted down an amendment that would have called for “an end to occupation and illegal settlements” 102 more words

Israel & Middle East