Lazy Saturday morning
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Nasser Balawi: Nasser's letter →
nasserbalawi: To Whom it may concern : The object of this letter is to explain my current situation and describe the Palestinian political reality today. I’m from the Gaza strip. Palestinians from the Gaza strip have been isolated by being refused access to the west bank by Israeli authorities. The « easing »…
Lets say that the Palestinian state raised the flag, it built the borders, and...– http://electronicintifada.net/content/different-kind-occupation-interview-elia-suleiman/8654 http://youtu.be/ZmUPHXAC3Lk
A beautiful piece about my former colleague,... →
Another Paper Victory for the PA?
Source: Ali Abunimah for Al Jazeera English What do you do if your decades-long campaign to bring about an independent Palestinian state on those fractions of historic Palestine known as the West Bank and Gaza Strip have resulted in total failure? The answer seems to be, if you are the Western-sponsored Palestinian Authority (PA) in Israeli-occupied Ramallah, to pretend you have a Palestinian...
From Gaza to Jerusalem: JVP Statement on the...
Friday, March 25, 2011, Any act of violence, especially one against civilians, marks a profound failure of human imagination and causes a deep and abiding trauma for all involved. In mourning the nine lives lost in Gaza and the one life lost in Jerusalem this week, we reject the pattern of condemning the deaths of Israelis while ignoring the deaths of Palestinians. We do not discriminate....
Jewish Voice for Peace's Rebecca Vilkomerson...
Remarks to Jstreet BDS Panel February 28, 2011 Rebecca Vilkomerson. I just want to take a moment in appreciation of J Street for including this discussion at the conference. It is the most important conversation, in my mind, that we can have at this moment, and I thank you for having it. I want to take a moment to make sure we all are clear about what BDS is. BDS stands for Boycott,...
Bobbysocks Obama and Clinton have managed an even... →
Source: Robert Fisk for the Independent
This week, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gave a major address calling for Internet freedom around the world. As Clinton condemned the Egyptian and Iranian governments for arresting and beating protesters, former U.S. Army and CIA officer Ray McGovern was violently ejected from the audience and arrested after he stood up and turned his back in a silent protest of America’s foreign policy....
Source: Josephdana.com The above is another video from Nabi Saleh, shot a couple of days after the night raids. It was taken on a Tuesday morning after Israeli authorities had completed another house raid. As the army and police were leaving, one police van stops and two border police officers jump out. 11-year-old Kareem Tamimi comes running into the frame, running towards his mother. The...
Can someone say, "TIMBERRRRR!" →
newsflick: Iran: Iranian authorities have clamped down on opposition groups ahead of a planned protest. Riot police have been deployed on the streets of Tehran to challenge any pro-Egypt marches, which officials fear could turn into demonstrations against Iran’s ruling system,…
Thousands upon thousands of women protest against... →
A short documentary on the organizers who spread... →
Has the Jasmine Revolution hit the Palestinian... →
Watch Tahrir Square as the crowds join together as they wait for Mubarak to go
NYTimes Nicholas Kristof reports from Egypt
“By banning Al Jazeera, the government is trying... →