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Stop the Slaughter in Gaza

The video below, of the Shejaiya massacre (July 17) is worth watching in order to see what the conflict looks like close up. There can be no justification for Israel’s assault, which has now claimed the lives of over 1,000 … Continue reading

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The Israeli Blockade on Gaza

The Guardian, editorializing on Dec. 27, reports that For the 1.7 million living in the tiny Gaza Strip, life has become increasingly desperate because of Israel’s continuing blockade, backed by Egypt and with no effective challenge from governments around the … Continue reading

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Some Gazan youths discuss the statehood bid

They are very pessimistic about the statehood option. Some of the major points they make are: 1. Statehood will change nothing on the ground, yet will give the uninformed the impression that things are now better. 2. Statehood will have … Continue reading

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