Category Archives: Apartheid in the “Holy Land”

Practicing peace and resisting hate

by Geoffrey Redick for the Bob Edwards Show, an interview with Izzeldin Abuelaish, When three of Abuelaish’s daughters were killed in the Gaza War, he looked deep within himself, and found no hatred, only a desire for peace and understanding. … Continue reading

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UN investigator: Israel engaged in ethnic cleansing

from Reuters through Common Dreams. Israel’s expansion of settlements in East Jerusalem and eviction of Palestinians from their homes there is a form of ethnic cleansing, United Nations investigator Richard Falk said on Monday. [The] continued pattern of settlement expansion … Continue reading

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The new Israeli left

by Joseph Dana and Noam Sheizaf in The Nation Kind of reminds me of northern whites participating (as guests) in Mississippi in 1964. Changes the dynamic. Freie Palästina = Free Palestine = الحرية لفلسطين = חרות לפלסט

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Israeli security shifts focus from armed Palestinian resistance to suppressing nonviolent activists

As reported in AlterNet, there has been a shift in Israel’s security priorities: from targeting the armed Palestinian resistance to primarily focusing on Palestinian and Israeli activists involved in popular protest and building international pressure abroad. Apparently, the intent of … Continue reading

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