Thanks to a friend I came across the following link on some great interfaith activism in Los AngelesContinue
The following blog is not Middle East related. But it is useful for mepeace to consider broadly in terms of peace, justice, international law and activism.
Some of you may have heard of Kony 2012. If you haven't take a look at the following clip and link.
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From: Jonathan Pollak [mailto:Jonat...@popularstruggle.org]
Sent: Monday, November 07, 2011 11:47 PM
To: Dorothy Naor
Subject: Palestinians to Challenge Segregation By Riding Settler Buses to Jerusalem
Monday, 7 November 2011
Palestinian Freedom Riders to Challenge…Continue
To get a perspective of what occupation/effective control in Gaza and the West Bank means see the following:
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On the 26 July the UN Security Council will meet, and the world has an opportunity to embrace a new proposal that could turn the tide on decades of failed Israeli-Palestinian peace talks: UN recognition of the state of Palestine.
Over 120 nations from the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Latin America have already endorsed this initiative, but Israel's right-wing government and the US vehemently oppose…
Coming to terms with the skeletons of the past is tough for any country. It is especially tough for Israel. Massacres, ethnic cleansing are not what nations like to be remembered for.
The British director Peter Kosminsky has recently been involved in the TV mini-series "The Promise".
It is set in 1946-48 British mandate…Continue
In Australia Europeans justified invasion based on the doctrine of Terra nullius. It is a despicable legal trick that legitimises occupation by denying the existence of a people. Europeans defined people as 'civilised' and claimed Aboriginals were not civilised, therefore they did not fall into the definition of a people.
In the context of Israel and Palestine. The worst proponent of this terra…Continue
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Ever wanted to understand the history of the conflict from a Palestinian perspective?Continue
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Great to see this positive act of solidarity occurring.…
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The following are a list of books to consider to read in helping understand the
history of the Palestinian-Israeli-Arab conflict; in addition to reading original
source documents and speaking to…
The Goldstone report has generated a lot of controversy. Sadly this is due more to
paranoia, misinformation and disinformation than the actual…
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