Archive for the ‘Palestine’ 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 […]

British Foreign Secretary David Miliband on Tuesday criticized Israel’s construction of settlements in the occupied West Bank as “illegal” and said they represented an “obstacle” in the path of peace. “Settlements are illegal in our view and an obstacle” that impedes efforts which seek to work out a final settlement between the Israelis and Palestinians, […]

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 […]

Yair Lapid, an unhinged voice among others within a sea of Zionists, recently stated that,”every journalist who refers to us as “war criminals” or “child killers” needs to know that the next day his newspaper will be slapped with a million pound lawsuit on behalf of the State of Israel.” This seemingly unorthodox means of […]

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‘

American Jews sympathetic to Israel dominate key positions in all areas of our government where decisions are made regarding the Middle East. This being the case, is there any hope of ever changing U.S. policy? American Presidents as well as most members of Congress support Israel – and they know why. U.S. Jews sympathetic to […]