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#1 Amir Toumie

In the luscious green hills of the Northern Galilee stands a ghostly-white Mary, surveying the land from atop a Melkite church. The village of Iqrit had a population of 491 in 1948, the year of its forceful depopulation, but she is now the only permanent resident to greet you upon arrival. 2,138 more words

Palestine

The Fourth 'No' of the Khartoum Resolution: No Return of Palestinian Refugees

In the aftermath of the Arabs humiliating defeat in the June 1967 war with Israel, the leaders of eight Arab countries assembled in Khartoum, Sudan to proclaim their unity with each other and the cause against Israel which had just taken the Sinai from Egypt, the West Bank from Jordan, and the Golan Heights from Syria. 905 more words

Israel

Towns and villages of Palestinians that Israel displaced in January 1948

Towns and villages of Palestinians that Israel displaced in January 1948

Those fleeing Palestinians had to take refuge in Lebanon and Jordan, hoping they will be back home under the UN resolution “ 923 more words

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28. ON COMING FULL CIRCLE IN PORTUGAL

A year ago, if searched on the web for any combination of these words ‘Jewish tour Lisbon best guide’, only one name popped up, Paolo Scheffer of… 1,300 more words

Portugal

27. A TREE GROWS IN PORTUGAL WHERE RIGHT NOW THERE IS NONE

The power of suggestion is a remarkable thing. It’s a seed dropped from a bird passing overhead, a seed culled from elsewhere unknown. That seed sits on the land, the land and the environment nourish it, so it sprouts and flourishes. 1,746 more words

Portugal

UN orders Beth Mynett's husband to unilaterally withdraw from Ilhan Omar

By Emily Goldstein & Yuval Weiss

Last Updated 9/4/2019 at 2:30 PM

New York City, Turtle Bay: The United Nations General Assembly acted forcefully today, passing a resolution ordering Beth Mynett’s husband to unilaterally withdraw from Ilhan Omar. 179 more words

26. SO YOU ARE A PORTUGUESE WHAT??

‘The irony of commitment is that it’s deeply liberating — in work, in play, in love. The act frees you from the tyranny of your internal critic, from the fear that likes to dress itself up and parade around as rational hesitation. 2,066 more words

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