Category Archives: Palestine

Holocaust survivors and their descendants accuse Israel of ‘genocide’

The Independent: Dozens of Holocaust survivors, together with hundreds of descendants of Holocaust survivors and victims, have accused Israel of “genocide” for the deaths of more than 2,000 Palestinians in Gaza since the conflict erupted in July. In an open … Continue reading

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Video: Israeli Historian Describes Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine in 1948

Ilan Pappe on Israel’s ethnic cleansing in 1948 and why it matters today.

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Oakland protest blocks unloading of Israeli cargo ship

SF Chronicle: Activists protesting Israel’s military action in the Gaza Strip converged on the Port of Oakland on Sunday afternoon in an effort to block the unloading of an Israeli cargo ship, the second such action in two days. The activists … Continue reading

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Resisting Nazis, He Saw Need for Israel. Now He Is Its Critic.

The New York Times: THE HAGUE — In 1943, Henk Zanoli took a dangerous train trip, slipping past Nazi guards and checkpoints to smuggle a Jewish boy from Amsterdam to the Dutch village of Eemnes. There, the Zanoli family, already … Continue reading

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Map of Israel’s Missile Attacks on Gaza

To put things into perspective, here is a map of the GPS locations of all of Israel’s missile attacks on Gaza in its latest bombardment of the strip. Keep in mind that Gaza is one of the most densely populated … Continue reading

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