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CBS 60 Minutes: Inside Rawabi: A New West Bank City

Just weeks ago I was touring with my group in Israel and we spent considerable time in Samaria…modern-day West Bank. Many Americans gasp at the idea of going to the West Bank, because the media has painted a picture of violence and hatred between Jews and Palestinians. 156 more words

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In 2020

This refugee camp will have been here,

In tents, behind fences then walls,

For seventy rationed years.

1n 2020

Horizons of water tanks here: 56 more words

The Big Houses Of The Heatons : Interlude Elizabeth Gaskells House

I paid a visit today to Mrs Gaskell’s house near Plymouth Grove. It was really good to get a feel for what a Victorian Merchant’s house looked like after writing about them for so long, and I am sure I will pay a few more visits in the future. 135 more words

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When holidays bring hate: Sarah’s Day in Occupied Hebron

Extremist and racist propaganda placed around Hebron (H2) ahead of Sarah’s Day, a major Jewish holiday.
International Solidarity Movement | November 28, 2019

Hebron, occupied Palestine – The Jewish holiday of Shabbat Chayei Sarah (Sarah’s day’) took place in Al Khalil (also known as Hebron) over the weekend of 22-23 November.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Only 19.7% of Americans agree with US State Dept on Israeli settlements

IRmep Poll: “International law SHOULD APPLY to Israel’s military occupation & colonization of the West Bank, Golan Heights, E. Jerusalem and displacement of their indigenous populations. 317 more words

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UN report: Israeli occupation of West Bank costs billions to Palestinians

According to UN report, Israeli occupation of the West Bank costs billions to Palestinians and it hurts economy and reduces job growth.

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