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#ADC2016

If you don’t know what ADC is, or have never heard of it. I’ll be telling you today, and will be letting you know on what’s going on this weekend at the ADC Convention that’s going on. 104 more words

Politics

At Company's New York Office, Activists Protest Facebook's Collaboration with Israel on Political Repression

Outside of Facebook’s office at 770 Broadway in New York on Friday afternoon, activists protested Facebook’s recent partnernership with the Israeli government to crack down on “incitements to violence.” 519 more words

Abbas Shakes Netanyahu’s Hand at Peres Funeral: “Good to See You!”

September 30, 2016

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority Chief Mahmoud Abbas shook hands and spoke briefly at Shimon Peres’s funeral on Friday in a rare public encounter between the two men. 657 more words

Palestine

Morning Prayer 1.10.16, Remigius, Bishop of Rheims, c. 530

I am God and no mortal,
the Holy One in your midst,
and I will not come in wrath.

Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in the high and holy place and also with the one who has a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble and to revive the heart of the contrite.” … 2,852 more words

Jesus Christ

1948 Palestinian party subject to campaign of arrests, political repression

Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network – September 30, 2016

The Israeli state has launched a major campaign of arrests and political persecution against activists of the National Democratic Assembly or Balad, the political party of Palestinians in ’48 Palestine.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Discriminating Editors

Editors should be discriminating, but rather than discriminating taste in literature, some seem just to discriminate. Now, while I support the right of editors to run their little fiefs as they wish, I believe, as I’ve stated before, that the only legitimate reason to refuse to publish work should be the quality of the writing (with the exception of the behaviour of the writer as it impinges upon their relationship with the editor – abusive or fraudulent writers deserve to be banned). 487 more words

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