Bernie Sanders gave an impassioned speech on the Senate floor yesterday, demanding what most of the US (who care about foreign relations) want: a cease fire in Gaza and a recognition of Palestinian people as humans.
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Abdel Fattah al-Sharif, 21, pictured above. Al-Sharif sacrificed his life for a larger cause, and seems to have propelled that cause forward. Al-Sharif sparked the Israeli political crisis. Warning: The video below catches the murder of the unconscious Palestinian man as it happened. The man who pulls the trigger is the Israeli medic who ended up getting away with murder. by Phillip Weiss at mondoweiss.net The big political split in the Israeli establishment is now getting coverage from Politico, in a piece describing Israeli war “heroes” as the most moderate force in the country, arrayed against Benjamin Netanyahu’s extremist right. Written by …Continue reading →
UNHCR: 24 people displaced per minute in 2015 #WorldRefugeeDay pic.twitter.com/iLILFF1mtf — stefania_Palestine (@stefaniafoddis1) June 20, 2016 1 in every 113 people on the planet is now a refugee: https://t.co/GGyOxXXvZ4 #WorldRefugeeDay — Shoulder-to-Shoulder (@S2Scampaign) June 20, 2016 While we face problems of daily life, in Syria live is a privilege, no surprise if many decide to flee#RefugeeDay pic.twitter.com/1jvPonQgpx — stefania_Palestine (@stefaniafoddis1) June 20, 2016 The Israeli occupation has made me a refugee without rights #Gaza #WorldRefugeeDay #PalestineExists pic.twitter.com/Fe53iOosmT — stefania_Palestine (@stefaniafoddis1) June 20, 2016 The shame of Palestinian Refugees camps still without resolution.. today #WorldRefugeeDay #PalestineExists pic.twitter.com/5Jsar5Cdxo — stefania_Palestine (@stefaniafoddis1) June …Continue reading →