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“. . . my right to behold the sun To demolish the tent and banishment . . .” (Fouzi El Azmar)

❶ From: MA’AN NEWS AGENCY
PALESTINIAN  DETAINED  BY  ISRAEL  ENDS  2-MONTH  HUNGER  STRIKE
Agence France-Presse
Aug. 20, 2015
ASHKELON, Israel ― Palestinian detainee Muhammad Allan ended a two-month hunger strike Thursday that had put his life at risk and sparked intense debate over his detention without trial by Israeli authorities, his lawyer said. 925 more words

Fouzi El-Asmar

Woza Ngena

So in less than I week I’ll be flying back to Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, to launch Shine Like A Rainbow, the album I’ve produced with… 402 more words

Zimbabwe

Sharing the Music, Spreading the Word

When my friend Sophy and I were working on the bid for Arts Council England funding for my project the funders were keen to know how audiences in this country would benefit. 404 more words

Zimbabwe

If you voted for Hamas, Israel has a right to kill you, says president of NY Board of Rabbis

Roger’s note:

“Notice to all Palestinians living in Gaza who voted for Hamas.  The Israeli army, which is the most humanitarian in the world, would appreciate identifying yourself, perhaps by painting the letter H on your head.   619 more words

Roger Hollander

Abunimah and Blumenthal's Freedom Ride Comes to Vassar

by Philip Weiss for Mondoweiss

For weeks now I’ve been hearing about Ali Abunimah and Max Blumenthal’s joint appearances and though it was one of the rainiest days ever in New York last Wednesday I drove up to Vassar College to hear them talk. 1,839 more words

International Solidarity