Category: Palestine

A July Fourth Shame on the Founders

Ray McGovern: Yes, that was I standing before the U.S. Embassy in Athens on the eve of the July Fourth weekend holding the American flag in the distress mode — upside down.

De aanval op Stay Human

Deze week zal Freedom Flotilla II uitvaren. Minister Rosenthal deed een beroep op de Nederlandse opvarenden om van de reis af te zien. Dat is de omgekeerde wereld. Hij moet een beroep doen op Israël om het internationaal recht te respecteren.

Gaza and American ‘Security’

Exclusive: Despite opposition — and even warnings — from the U.S. government, a group of Americans will join a small flotilla of boats challenging Israel’s blockade of the 1.5 million Palestinians in Gaza. Former CIA analyst Ray McGovern explains why…

Letter to President Obama

On June 14, the passengers on The Audacity of Hope sent this letter to Pres. Obama. Copies went to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and 12 members of the Administration and Congressional leadership. Call the White House – 202-456-1111 – and tell them you agree with the letter and expect the U.S. to take action to uphold the rights of peaceful citizens to safe passage on the seas.

11 april 2003 De moord op Tom Hurndall

“…when I die, I want to smile because of the things I have done, not cry for the things I haven’t done.” Tom Hurndall Op 11 april 2003 werd de Britse fotografiestudent Tom Hurndall in het hoofd geschoten door een…

Redenen om de Israëlische bezetting van Gaza op te heffen

“It is something of an irony that a land whose timeless beauty has survived basically unchanged since biblical times is being transformed by a people who base their claim to it on biblical history. Ugly, ever-expanding Israeli settlements sprawl on…