Archive | April 14, 2011

Settler Aggression against Palestinian Children in Hebron

Israeli soldiers patrolling the streets of Hebron Wednesday, 13 April 2011 12:21 Ahmad Jaradat and Emma Mancini-AIC On Wednesday 6th April, a kindergarten in the Old City of Hebron was attacked by Israeli settlers. Four settlers arrived at the kindergarten with dogs, threatening the children from behind the fence. The 5 year old children were […]

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ei: US campus activists facing increased repression

Marwa Katbi, The Electronic Intifada, 13 April 2011 US universities must not contribute to the maintenance of oppressive systems elsewhere. (Oren Ziv/ActiveStills) Last November, four friends and I — all of us activists with Students for Justice in Palestine — were protesting near a Tommy Trojan statue at the University of Southern California (USC) when […]

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Palestinians must reject new American tricks

[ 13/04/2011 – 10:34 PM ] The Obama administration is reportedly planning to launch a new “peace initiative” in the Middle East.  Secretary of State Hillary Clinton suggested the US would make fresh efforts to solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict over the occupation of Palestine by Zionist Jews who supported and backed by the West, especially […]

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Goldstone Recants, Gaza Dies

by Philip Giraldi, April 14, 2011| Antiwar.com The United States has long been on the receiving end of Israeli misbehavior.  Israel invades Lebanon or Gaza, the US vetoes UN Security Council resolutions condemning civilian deaths and destruction of infrastructure, and Washington winds up taking the blame for condoning Tel Aviv’s recklessness.  Repeat that twenty times […]

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ei: Insects in disguise

Yasmeen El Khoudary writing from the occupied Gaza Strip, Live from Palestine, 13 April 2011 It’s not just birds occupying Gaza’s skies. (Matthew Cassel) You’re sitting outdoors. In the middle of a garden, in an orchard, a field or on a balcony. What better way to welcome the spring? Your body, still shivering from a […]

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Dawn raid targets Palestinian minors in Silwan Again

Wednesday, 13 April, 2011 | 23:36 Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Israeli forces executed a largescale raid of Silwan this morning, arrest several minors. The arrest include: Suhaib Alrjaby, 17, of  Baten al-Hawa, who has been charged with participation in protests in Silwan and has been serving a house arrest sentence since 2010; Louay Alrjaby, 14, […]

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