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Ultimate Zionist Bankruptcy: Israel’s education ministry ‘suspends program’ over Palestinian novel

Maan News Agency | Dec 6, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) – Israel’s Ministry of Education has suspended a literature program for fifth graders because a Palestinian novel was on its syllabus, Israeli media reported Wednesday. The ministry suspended the program after parents complained that pupils were asked to read and summarize “The little lamp,” a book […]

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Günter Grass is absolutely correct about Israel ~ by Khalid Amayreh

10-04-2012,08:31 | Al-Qassam Website By Khalid Amayreh German poet and Nobel literature laureate Guenter Grass deserves to be applauded for his moral courage, intellectual honesty, and audacity to challenge some of the established taboos pertaining to Israel and Jews. In a piece of poetry published by a German newspaper last week, Grass, 84, condemned his […]

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Graffiti commemorates life of Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures

Related Vik, A Friend, A Brother, A Humanist Demotix | Febr 5, 2012 | Photography by Jeffrey Bright Vittorio Arrigoni, an Italian reporter who worked with the pro-Palestinian International Solidarity Movement in the Gaza Strip from 2008 until his death 2011, is remembered in graffiti seen around the port. Palestinian Territory. 4th February 2012 Vittorio […]

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Ismael Mohamad / United Press International Protest Israel’s detention of Palestinian writer Ahmad Qatamesh

Maureen on Wed, Aug 3, 2011 | Electronic Intifada The Palestinian human rights group Addameer issued an appeal today urging supporters to take action on the administrative detention of Palestinian political scientist and writer Ahmad Qatamesh (the full appeal is below). Qatamesh has been held in administrative detention after he was arrested on 21 April in […]

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Mankell to sail on next Gaza aid flotilla

Published: 25 May 11 15:29 CET |   The Local | Sweden Swedish thriller writer Henning Mankell has been confirmed as one of the participants in the next international aid flotilla seeking to bring aid to Gaza at the end of June. Islamic group invited anti-Semitic speaker (25 Mar 11) Water shortages to force Middle East […]

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Israeli Occupation Forces Arrest Palestinian Writer Ahmad Qatamesh

Tuesday, 26 April 2011 05:25 | Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Right Association| AIC In the early hours of dawn on Thursday, 21 April 2011, a large force of Israeli soldiers and intelligence officers raided the home of the prominent Palestinian writer and academic Dr. Ahmad Qatamesh 1 in Al-Bireh and arrested him. An hour earlier, Qatamesh’s wife, […]

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