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Hana Shalabi: A Brave Act of Palestinian Nonviolence ~ by Prof. Em. Richard Falk

Richard Falk Weblog | March 10, 2012   No sooner had Khader Adnan ended his 66 day life threatening hunger strike than new urgent concerns are being voiced for Hana Shalabi, another West Bank hunger striker now without food for more than 24 days. Both strikes were directed by Palestinian activists against the abusive use […]

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A Roadmap for Brave UN Reforms ~ by Ramzy Baroud

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. The UN must be reformed to live up to its own ideals. (UN) By Ramzy Baroud | Palestine Chronicle | Jan 18, 2012 Theodore MacDonald was too ill to attend the launch of his book, Preserving the United Nations; Our Best Hope for Mediating Human […]

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Flotilla II: Brave Activists, Spineless Politicians

Is anyone safe in the international community’s hands? (FreeGaza.org) By Stuart Littlwood | Palestine Chronicle | July 2, 2011 It doesn’t look good. Our oh-so-moral international community, always poking its democracy-loving nose into any trouble spot that might threaten western security (whatever that means) and always eager to mobilize its mighty weapons of war, is […]

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EU socialists call unity ‘brave step’ toward recognition

May 2, 2011 BRUSSELS, Belgium (Ma’an) — The Party of European Socialists and the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament issued a joint statement Sunday welcoming Palestinian unity as a “brave step” on the path to recognition of statehood by the EU. PES President Poul Nyrup Rasmussen voiced “support [for] the Palestinian reconciliation […]

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