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No Nice Wars ~ by Mazin Qumsiyeh, PhD

By Mazin Qumsiyeh, PhD | PNN English | Aug 8, 2012 An attack on an Egyptian army post in northern Sinai left 15 soldiers dead. The attack was denounced by all Palestinian resistance forces including mainstream ones (Fatah, PFLP, DFLP, popular resistance committees, Hamas) and even marginal Jihadi forces (Islamic Jihad). I was very disappointed to […]

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#Naksa | When the Tanks Came Rolling in ~ by Mazin Qumsiyeh

Mazin Qumsiyeh | The Palestine Chronicle | June 5, 2012 It seems like yesterday that we watched Israeli tanks rolling down the hills towards our sleepy town of Beit Sahour 45 years ago today. As a child it was the most frightening sight. The second stage of the Zionist expansion on the land of Palestine […]

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Biology of Peace – by Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh

PNN FEB 23 2012 I grew up under Israeli occupation, a brutal military occupation accompanied by “colonization” (land theft). My family suffered, though not as much as other Palestinian families. It is hard to describe how much the occupation invades every aspect of one’s life here: from eating and drinking to education and from healthcare to travel, from economy […]

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Obama consulted no Palestinians for his rendition of history ~ by Philip Weiss

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood by Philip Weiss on September 21, 2011 | Mondoweiss Mazin Qumsiyeh on Obama’s speech: In his first speech at the UN, President Obama stated that he prohibited torture and ordered Guantanamo prisons closed.  He also said he will work to cut the nuclear arsenal of […]

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September!

05.08.11 – 11:53 | Palestine News Network By Mazin Qumsiyeh – Some of my friends in Fatah and others will not like some of what I have to say here. Others will respect and even appreciate it including some members of Fatah central committee.  The situation is becoming intolerable and some of us feel we […]

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Interview: Mazin Qumsiyeh on popular resistance and breaking the spell of fear

  David Cronin |The Electronic Intifada |16 June 2011 Israeli forces have repeatedly harassed and detained Mazin Qumsiyeh during protests against the wall and occupation in al-Walaja village. (Oren Ziv /ActiveStills ) In his latest book Popular Resistance in Palestine: A History of Hope and Empowerment, Mazin Qumsiyeh counters the conventional wisdom promoted by the Israeli propaganda […]

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The Confrontation to Come

PNN – Palestine News Network –  17.06.11 – 13:36 By Dr. Mazin Qumsiyeh – Israel reported a record $7.2 billion weapons exports solidifying its position in the top four countries profiting from war and destruction.  The other two main official sources of income for Israel (foreign aid and its pillaging of the Palestinian economy) are […]

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