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Selective Outrage

Not once, but twice, Donald Trump seized upon the specter of alleged chemical use, by Bashar al-Assad, to punish Syria with missile attacks. With predictable and expedient faux rage, he risked elevating a seven year horror into a cataclysmic nightmare; at least that’s the common political sentiment. 1,817 more words


Film: Disturbing the Peace (Tomorrow)

Pushing for Change: Mideast Focus Ministry Film Series V

“Disturbing the Peace” is a story of the human potential unleashed when we stop participating in a story that no longer serves us, and with the power of our convictions, risk and push to actions that create new possibilities. 171 more words


Gaza Kids to Ireland Events 2018

The Gaza Kids to Ireland are coming back! It’s round three!

As the trip last year was such an uplifting, joyous experience, we are doing it all again this summer! 58 more words


Can a former anti-Semite & a Jewish extremist make peace?

Can enemies make peace? A former anti-Semite and a former Jewish extremist are reaching across the divide to change the Muslim-Jewish relationship. Their efforts occur as more than three dozen Palestinians have been killed by Israeli soldiers in the last three weeks in protests against the Israeli occupation.  91 more words


Palestine, Poetry and Identity Politics: Interview with Yousif M. Qasmiyeh

Refugee Hosts’ Writer in Residence, the Palestinian poet and translator Yousif M. Qasmiyeh, is interviewed by The Beacon’s Adam Mazarelo. They discuss issues surrounding identity, the politics of space and architecture and narratives as they relate to refugees and refugee camps, and, in particular, their relation to Yousif’s home camp of… 33 more words

News And Events

USA firmly under the Zionist jackboot, even criticism of israel is "anti-Semitic"

Landmark Bill Restricting Criticism of Israel Sneaks Through South Carolina Senate
By Alison Weir

The South Carolina Senate has recently passed legislation that changes the definition of anti-Semitism to include criticism of Israel, and then applies this new definition to college campuses in a manner that experts say will impede free academic inquiry. 5,569 more words