Tag Archives: Palestine

Update on David Brooks’, NPR’s, Bias on Israel

In what would appear to be a clear violation of its own code of ethics, National Public Radio (NPR) continues to employ David Brooks to provide commentary on the Israel-Palestine conflict–without disclosing that Brooks’ own son serves in the Israeli … Continue reading

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Mosque Burned in Apparent Price Tag Attack

15th October 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus team | Aqraba, Occupied Palestine In the early hours of Tuesday morning, a group of Zionist settlers from the illegal settlements close to Aqraba near Nablus, set fire to a mosque in the outskirts of … Continue reading

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Christian Clerics Urge Recognition of Palestinian State

Ma’an News JERUSALEM (AFP) — Three leading Christian clerics in the Holy Land appealed Friday for more European governments to recognize a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.

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Brussels: Testimonies Given on Israeli War Crimes in Gaza

On September 25, the Russell Tribunal convened an emergency session to consider the question of Israeli war crimes committed this summer during “Operation Protective Edge,”  in which more than 2,100 Palestinians in Gaza were killed.

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Advocate Justice for Palestine; it’s the only ‘Competing Ideology’ the US has to Offer Millions of Sunnis

In the middle of the night on October 1-2, Israeli settlers and police took over  a number of buildings and apartment blocks in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan. Palestinian residents there found themselves suddenly and unexpectedly locked out of … Continue reading

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Christian Evangelicals Increasingly Support Palestinian Human Rights

By Alison Weir An article in Middle East Quarterly, a pro-Israel publication, reports that support for Israel is eroding among American evangelical Christians, with only 30 percent currently stating support for Israel above Palestinians. This trend is even more pronounced … Continue reading

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Two Young Palestinians Arrested and Abused

ISM Monday afternoon in Hebron, two young Palestinian men were arrested and abused north of Qeitun after being falsely accused of stone throwing.

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Anglican Church Fires the Wrong Guy!

By Richard Edmondson What do you call a man who heads a major Christian denomination but who doubts the existence of God? Words like “fraud” or “charlatan” would probably come to mind.

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The Origins of Hamas

Back in late July, when Israel’s invasion of Gaza was in full swing, the Washington Post published an article headlined “How Israel Helped Create Hamas.”

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$6 Billion Gaza Reconstruction Project Will Benefit Israeli Companies

“It is outrageous that a country which has just demolished 25,000 houses is demanding that their construction industry benefit from rebuilding them at the expense of the international community”, one Western diplomat told EurActiv.

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