On a recent trip to the Middle East I had the opportunity to meet with many Israelis and Palestinians from all walks of life including high government officials, settlers and members of the Peace Now movement. I also met with academics, poll takers, journalists, former military and intelligence personnel, and scores of other ordinary people. Paradoxically, while repeated polls confirm that a majority (between 68 and 72 percent) of Israelis and Palestinians seek peace based on a two-state… Continue
The third and fourth parts of “Leaving The Ashram” are respectively entitled “The Tabla Master’s Enigma” and “The Ordinary II.” Our unidentified introspective hero has completed his retreat and is going back to ordinary life.…
Austrian journalist Jane Bürgermeister, who recently filed criminal charges with the FBI against the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations (UN), and several high ranking government and corporate… Continue
I knew Qalqilya as a little spot on the map, which is surrounded by walls. Whenever I spoke in Germany about the situation in Israel/Palestine, this little spot said to me. „Come and see! Visit Qalqilya!“ So, I made up my mind to go there, but how can I go to Qalqilya without knowing anybody there?
Earlier in life I slept outside on the road, just the Lord being my shelter and protection. I was… Continue
I have received this important message from a friend and put out the call to Copenhagen:
Date: Sun, 19 Jul 2009 14:00:46 +0100
Subject: UN Climate Change Conf: An Enormous Proposal
I am writing to you all for a very special reason. As many of you may be aware, the UN Climate Change Conference is happening from December 7th - 18th this year. Many are citing this conference as a very… Continue
2010 Audio Coaching System to Make the World Do Your Bidding in Click Away is truly enigmatic
Is it possible to attend two days seminar of breakthrough success and become successful? Do you really believe that? Is it possible you attend two days seminar course on the law of intention and become intentional and be able to make winning decision? Is it not a rip off to pay some seminars £1700 + VAT just to listen to a sermon like… Continue
Added by Andre on July 21, 2009 at 7:22pm —
Given its structure and contents, the second part of “Leftoverturned” could have been entitled “Informaëlstrom II” (ref: "1000 Radios"), but because of the undeniable influence of Modest Mussorgsky’s “Night on Bald Mountain,” the full…
طبوبا لصانعيي السلام لانهم ابناء الله يدعون
ما اروع هذه الكلمات وما اروع قائلها
سلامي اترك لكم وسلامي اعطيكم
وصيه جديده اعطيكم اياها تضاف الى الوصايا العشر احبو بعضكم بعضا كما انا احببتكم وفديت نفسي من اجلكم ومن اجل خلاصكم وخلاص نفوسكم
فلو عرفتم هذا الشخص وقائل هذه الكلمات ووضعتموه تاجا على رؤوسكم ووكلتموه على ضمائركم وسلمتموه قلوبكم، فلربما وصلتم ، ولكنكم بعيدين كل البعد عن هذا الانسان، ولكن يا للعار على البشرية جمعاء ، في كل مرة لا تصلبون اسلحتكم تصلبونه من جديد ، وفي كل… Continue
Added by basem on July 21, 2009 at 1:30am —
Mousavi said they had insulted Iran's people by claiming that the anger over June 12 presidential elections that exploded into massive protests was fueled by foreigners.
"You are facing something new: an awakened nation, a nation that has been born again and is here to defend its achievements," Mousavi said during a meeting with families of those arrested in the postelection crackdown, in which he called for the detainees' release. "Arrests ... won't put an end to this… Continue
President Obama finds himself in a bit of a bind when it comes to Iran. And the dilemma he faces is not unlike that faced by many policy makers when it comes to the Middle East. Who do you support, the government, or the people?
When he ran for the Presidency, Obama vowed to negotiate with Iran’s leaders with respect to such contentious issues as their nuclear weapons program, and their support for terrorist groups. And at the time, the prospect of using diplomacy as an olive branch,… Continue
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Thank you to all the volunteers who responded to our call. You can volunteer and help… Continue
Added by Eyal Raviv on July 17, 2009 at 1:30pm —
The Abraham Path Initiative, a partner of Peace X Peace and a non-political, nonreligious organization whose mission is to connect the human family step by step by facilitating the opening of a route of cross-cultural tourism and pilgrimage in the Middle East, is looking for a new executive director to manage their operations from Amman or Jerusalem. If you are, or if you know, someone who would be interested in this exciting opportunity, please check out the attached position description.… Continue
The 1991 Sudanese law considers this a “threat to the Sudanese society values and virtues
A SUDANESE journalist, Lubna Ahmed Al-Hussein, who is known for her public criticism of the regime’s oppression of women in Sudan, faces 40 lashings after she was charged with breaking a law that forbids women from wearing clothes that causes “public uneasiness” – she was wearing a blouse and trousers.
The Arab Network for Human Rights Information… Continue
Added by Tala Maron on July 15, 2009 at 5:47pm —