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Empathy Is A Wave: The Banning of Palestinian Children’s Art (from the Museum of Children’s Art in Oakland)

Alice Walker | September 11, 2011 | Alice Walker`s Garden I was injured as a child; my brother shot me in the eye with a pellet gun, causing disfigurement and loss of sight. The incident itself, as well as the trauma surrounding it: my father was unable to flag down a white driver (cars among […]

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Ban on Israel-Palestine debate ignites free speech row at French university

International petition calls on Ecole Normale Supérieure to restore ‘long history of political expression’ Kim Willsher in Paris| guardian.co.uk, Monday 21 March 2011 16.26 GMT American philosopher Noam Chomsky is among those upset by the Ecole Normale Supérieure for banning a debate on the alleged criminalisation of supporters of the boycott of Israel. Photograph: Niall […]

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Egypt allows entry of lifeline 5 after banning ten activists

[ 14/10/2010 – 10:33 AM ]   LATAKIA, (PIC)– The Egyptian authorities on Wednesday night gave final approval to the entry of lifeline aid convoy to the Gaza Strip through Al-Arish port, Zaher Beirawi, the convoy’s spokesman, said. He added in a statement to the PIC that sailing to Al-Arish en route to Gaza would […]

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