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Jenny Tonge’s Victory over the Lobby ~ by Ramzy Baroud

By Ramzy Baroud | Palestine Chronicle | April 18, 2012 ‘My Lords, I was in Gaza six weeks ago,’ began Baroness Tonge, when she spoke at the House of Lords in January 2009. ‘Now, as a result of the impotence of the international community, not just in Gaza, but…over 40 years of occupation of Palestine […]

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Craven Lib Dems dump human rights champion Jenny Tonge

PRESS TV Tue Mar 6, 2012 7:24PM GMT “Jenny’s motivation in speaking up for the rights of the oppressed is anger at injustice when others, who have the duty to speak out, pass by silently on the other side of the street. It is also an attempt to make Jenny the story, and to detract […]

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UK: Liberal Democrats Dump Rights Champion Jenny Tonge

Palestine Chronicle March 2, 2012 By Stuart Littlewood It was no surprise to read in The Guardian on 29 February that Baroness Jenny Tonge, a Liberal Democrat peer who has given unstinting support to the Palestinian struggle for freedom, had been sacked after declaring that Israel would not last for ever. She rejected an ultimatum […]

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