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Eric Cantona calls for Release of Palestinian Footballer Mahmoud Sarsak

LIVE BLOG ▶ DEMAND ISRAEL TO RELEASE MAHMOUDSARSAK TeamPalestina | June 13, 2012 A letter signed by Eric Cantona calling for the release of Palestinian footballer, Mahmoud Sarsak has been sent to Sports Minister Hugh Robertson and UEFA President Michel Platini. The letter read as follows: We are all shocked at the racist chanting at […]

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Gaza gears up for Israeli Apartheid Week

Rana Baker and Joe Catron The Electronic Intifada Gaza Strip 1 March 2012 Israeli Apartheid Week in Gaza aims to strengthen Palestinian activism. (Ashraf Amra / APA images) For the third consecutive year, students in Gaza are holding a series of events to mark Israeli Apartheid Week. Gaza’s contribution to this international on-campus initiative is […]

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