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06 Jun

U.S. military aid to Israel is enabling the Israeli military’s systematic abuse of Palestinian children

Dear The McGlynn Eight weeks ago a team of fully-armed Israeli soldiers descended on a Palestinian elementary school. Their target: a nine year old boy named Zein. He was taken away… but not before the soldiers threatened to break his teacher’s arm.* The Israeli military’s treatment of Palestinian children is horrific: chokeholds, forced detention, violent […]

05 Dec

VANISHING PALESTINE

The transformation of Palestine into a Jewish state was a deliberate, drawn-out and violent process. Palestinians were dispossessed of vast swaths of land. Over 80 percent of Palestinians, in what became Israel in 1948, were made into refugees overnight. This process culminated in 1948 but began in the early 20th century. It continues today. ETHNIC […]

25 Nov

Our Children In Gaza

OUR CHILDREN ARE DYING IN GAZA Our children are dying on their neighborhood streets in Gaza. Our children are being bombed in their homes and in their schools in Gaza. Our children are screaming in pain in hospitals, denied the means to soothe and heal in Gaza. Our children are suffering from an occupation-imposed lack […]

10 Nov

Palestine Speaks: Narratives of Life Under Occupation

 Telling Their Own Stories Illuminates Life Under Israeli Occupation     (Photo: Voice of Witness) Palestine Speaks: Narratives of Life Under Occupation, compiled and edited by Cate Malek and Mateo Hoke, Voices of Witness, 2014, 352 pages, $16. Release date: November 11, 2014. Writer and radio personality Studs Terkel (1912-2008) is widely credited with popularizing the […]

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