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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

Connections: Victor Shklovsky and Mourid Barghouti on sadness and satisfaction

In the footnotes to the annotated edition of The Victor Shklovsky Reader, there is a footnote that comes at the end of this paragraph from  200 more words


“. . . in the icy morning, the schoolboy’s fingers are frozen . . .” (Mourid Barghouti)

❶ . ‘Young lives taken too soon’: activists dedicate memorial to Tamir Rice in Aida Refugee Camp

  • Background: “Stuck In Circulation: Children, ‘Waithood’ And The Conflict Narratives Of Israelis And Palestinians.” …
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“. . . The stranger awakens in his exile, his homeland . . .” (Mourid Barghouti)

❶ Death in numbers: A year of violence in the occupied Palestinian territory and Israel

  • Background from Journal Of Applied Philosophy

❷ September 2016 report: 436 Palestinians arrested, nearly 8000 since October 2015… 1,056 more words


“. . . Don’t worry, your son is still in his grave . . .” (Mourid Barghouti)

❶ After 325 days, Israel returns body of slain Palestinian Bahaa Elayyan to his family
❷ Israel shuts down Palestinian radio station amid escalation in press violations… 964 more words


Mourid Barghouti, My Grandfather's Cloak

With a gentle hand, the storm grasps
the handle of the door of the world;
like a hesitant stranger, it lets itself in,
stripping off its masks one after the other. 506 more words

3 things we'll learn about the Rams on Saturday

The all-important third preseason game is on the horizon and the Los Angeles Rams are heading on the road to take on the Denver Broncos. While this game has implications for both sides, the Rams specifically still have plenty to figure out. 406 more words

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