I give you the Artist taxi driver. One of my heroes!
And this from our docile mainstream media who doesn’t seem t understand that it is not just Hamas the Israelis are bombing but the foreign journalists as well judging by the lack of outrage at this blatant war crime and attempt at trying to stop the world from learning what they are doing in Gaza: […]
If like me you are driven to distraction by the photos of dead babies and women with their fathers and menfolk grieving over them and you are wondering what you can do to stop it here is one thing you might want to consider: A Boycott! I myself have to make no real sacrifice other […]
BREAKING NEWS FROM GAZA NOW: ”Is happening now .. Israeli planes bombed the border in the city Rafah, southern Gaza Strip” via Ken oKeefe’s facebook page!!!!
Why is a blatant Genocide not on the front page of our MSM?
Good to know that “our” leaders have integrity. As far as I’m aware there is only one wall left in the whole wide world: the wall around the Gaza strip. Let’s fight that fucker!!! The key countries in the Cold War pledged yesterday to fight division and meet the new challenges of the 21st century […]
While we are contemplating sending more Troops into another hell on earth this is what Quees Rania of Jordan had to say about Gaza.
Cynthia McKinney’s mom said she’s learned that her daughter is on the way home. Leola McKinney said a friend who contacted the U.S. Embassy in Israel reported that the former congresswoman was released from Israeli custody and taken to Ben Gurion International Airport. “We finally got word that she was released,” Leola McKinney said late […]
By John Pilger At 7.30 in the morning on 3 June, a seven-month-old baby died in the intensive care unit of the European Gaza Hospital in the Gaza Strip. His name was Zein Ad-Din Mohammed Zu’rob, and he was suffering from a lung infection which was treatable. Denied basic equipment, the doctors in Gaza could […]
Maj. Gen. Amos Yadlin and philosopher Asa Kasher, two respected men around here, published an article entitled: “A just war of a democratic state,” (Haaretz, April 24, Hebrew). A remark about the first part: There are wars that are necessary for self-defense or to fight injustice and evil. But the expression “just” is problematic when […]
There is an historical connection between the Gazan community and the off shore fishery. In recent times some 3000 fishermen in over 700 boats made their livelihood in the waters off the shores of Gaza. Before 1978 when the fishing area included the sea off the Sinai coastline the area covered some 75,000 square kilometers. […]
In the dying days of the Bush administration, and a week before Israel launched an aerial bombing campaign, followed by a land invasion of the Gaza Strip, the U.S. military shipped 989 containers of munitions to Israel. Each container was 20-feet long with a total estimated net weight of 14,000 tonnes. The shipment reportedly reached […]
AL-ARISH, Egypt, Apr 15 (IPS) – Hundreds of thousands of tonnes of aid intended for the Gaza Strip is piling up in cities across Egypt’s North Sinai region, despite recent calls from the United Nations to ease aid flow restrictions to the embattled territory in the wake of Operation Cast Lead. Food, medicine, blankets, infant […]
The Palestinian Authority is calling for an international investigation of the weapons used by Israel during its three-week assault on Gaza. There are claims so-called DIME bombs were dropped from drone aircraft. This kind of bomb is designed to produce an intense explosion in a small space. Mona Al-Ashkar, an 18-year-old Gaza resident, lost her […]
Israeli warplanes have launched fresh attacks on the Gaza Strip, pounding several targets across the southern border with Egypt. Witnesses told Press TV that they saw military jets bombing the strip on Monday, but no casualties have been reported. The Israeli military confirmed the attacks on southern Gaza, saying the airstrikes targeted the Philadelphi route, […]
Ayub Srour wants Likud leader and long-time hardliner Benjamin Netanyahu to win. “At least he’s honest. He says he’ll expel us, and he will expel us. He says he’s slaughter us, and he will slaughter us.” My eyes stung, I was coughing, my nose was running. Along with cameraman David Hawley and freelance producer Kareem […]
Well they weren’t far wrong where they? We feel that it is urgent and necessary to raise the alarm regarding what may come during and after evacuation of Jewish settlers from the Gaza Strip occupied by Israel in 1967, in the event that the evacuation is implemented. We held back on getting this statement published […]
After ordering a cameraman to turn off his camera, Israeli Ambassador to Australia Yuval Rotem engaged in a very frank discussion about the recent Israeli war in the Gaza Strip, calling it “a preintroduction” to an attack on Iran that Israel apparently expects within the year. Before the camera was turned off, Ambassador Rotem said […]
The Israeli newspaper Haaretz cites top “decision-makers” as saying the attacks against Hamas and other groups in the Gaza Strip would continue in spite of the continuing efforts by the international community to negotiate a ceasefire. One source is quoted as saying the attacks were meant to show Hamas that strikes would not go unanswered. […]
Yep, the eye of Mordor is roaming the world and it has landed on Iran. Tel Aviv has reintroduced the idea of attacking Iran in the wake of a deadly military offensive in Gaza, which claimed over 1300 lives. In a Saturday night meeting with Quartet envoy Tony Blair, Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak claimed […]
What nobody mentiones in the MSM is the fact that without these tunnels there is no food, fuel, medicins or anything else that human beings need to survive in Gaza. By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) – Hundreds of Palestinians came to the Gaza Strip’s border with Egypt on Thursday to try to repair smuggling tunnels […]
There is more than enough evidence that Israel committed war crimes in its three week-long offensive into Gaza, says a UN investigator. UN special rapporteur Richard Falk called for an independent inquiry into Israel’s violation of international humanitarian law. Falk said Israel’s actions against the besieged Gazans are reminiscent of “the worst kind of international […]
For Palestinians, the Nakba “Catastrophe” is their “Holocaust” six-month slaughter and displacement before and after the May 1948 establishment of Israel. In December 1947, Jews in Palestine numbered 600,000 compared to 1.3 million Palestinians. David Ben-Gurion ordered them removed and for “Every attack….to end with occupation, destruction and expulsion.” He meant depopulation, destruction, mass slaughter, […]
For Palestinians searching the rubble of this devastated refugee camp, the mounds of concrete and metal hid all they desperately wanted and needed: the bodies of dead relatives, belongings and — bitterly — scraps of bombs now valuable enough to sell as recycled aluminium. Destruction was everywhere on Sunday, in churned up farmland, dangling electricity […]
Not long after Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert declared victory in their 22-day long attack on the Gaza Strip, Gaza Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh declared victory on behalf of the Hamas government. “The enemy has failed to achieve its goals,” Haniyeh insisted. He also declared the war, which killed over 1,300 Palestinians and 13 Israelis […]
Half-concealing a smile of self-satisfaction as he declared a unilateral ceasefire, the Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert has assured Israelis that “we won.” Claiming that the Israeli army had obtained all its objectives, he said that Hamas was “surprised and badly beaten.” Israel has certainly shown its military superiority in the 22 days since 90 […]
You tell me, is this going to diminish the influence of the legally elected Hamas party in Gaza? No, I didn’t think so. And contrary to what you might think, Muslim fathers love their daughters with the same passion as western fathers. GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Palestinian doctor provided Israeli TV viewers […]
(More news under this post) Thank you John Bursill for sending me this and thank you for your tireless effort in standing beside me and all those other beautiful peace and 911 truth activists in our struggle for justice. Just in case you were wondering what a concentration camp looks like, here’s a hint: you […]
Sweet Jesus, last week the Israeli fleet rammed the Dignity, a boat destined to bring medical supplies and a message of solidarity to the Palestinians in Gaza with on board amongst others Cynthia McKinney, a former congress woman and the presidential candidate for the US Green party. What will happen to this ship and what […]
Canada’s political establishment has given its full support to the Israeli state’s bloody onslaught against the Palestinian population in the Gaza Strip. Canada’s minority Conservative government has been amongst the most strident state supporters of the assault on Gaza. Since Israel launched its attack on Gaza two weeks ago, ministers in Stephen Harper’s government have […]