Archive for the ‘Operation Cast Lead’ Category

Today is Media Action Day for Gaza: An event which attempts to unite people under the banner of solidarity with those living under Israel occupation. This is my Op-Ed for M.A.D; A humble attempt to show my devotion to the Palestinian cause – regardless of my origin. My fingers can’t help but pursue the feeling of […]

On December 27, 2008, Israel launched a 22-day military offensive against Gaza called “Operation Cast Lead.” Israeli forces killed some 1,300 Palestinians, including 280 children, and injured approximately 4,300 others, including 1,100 children. Civilians comprised nearly 70 percent of the Palestinian death toll. The aerial and ground offensive also destroyed 2,400 homes, 29 schools, 121 commercial and industrial […]

By A Rainbow. Description: The first Rainbow during the first winter after the Israeli war on Gaza during 2008-2009. Location: Dier Albalah Refugee Camp. Gaza Strip, Palestine Credit: Hamza ElTawil. Photo Album Entitled: ‘A Rainbow Broke The Siege On Gaza‘

THE ILLUSTRATED WAR PRAYER (The Gaza Version) Words by Mark Twain Illustrations by Israel As seen on WRH “O Lord our Father, our young patriots, idols of our hearts, go forth to battle — be Thou near them! With them — in spirit — we also go forth from the sweet peace of our beloved […]

As seen on Barbaric Documents and Global Security The pictures kept coming. The blood-spattered young faces, the glazed eyes, the limp small bodies.The latest figures from Palestinian health officials said that over 400 children were among some 1,400 people who died in the Gaza war. Even after the chaos, there are no exact statistics for […]