Category Archives: Peace

Are The Israelis Serious? That depends, and The Time May Be Now

  “The propagandist’s purpose is to make one set of people forget that certain other sets of people are human.” —Aldous Huxley, novelist (1894-1963) In a speech to the UN General Assembly on November 29, 2012, Israel’s UN Ambassador Ron … Continue reading

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A New Perspective on the Israel-Palestine Conflict. Interview with Richard Forer

In the interview, the interview Ruth Marjalizo, begins with this question: “You were a stalwart follower of Israel during your whole life, but nowadays you are not anymore – or not as much as before. Can you explain to us … Continue reading

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The Presbyterian divestment vote, preamble to Part Two

Will divestment work? Robert Naiman, in his article in Truthout, believes that it will, and gives some good reasons why. http://truth-out.org/news/item/24561-presbyterians-divest-from-the-israeli-occupation-the-end-of-the-beginning

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Israel, Moral Values, and the Future

Israel, Moral Values, and The Future More than anything else, the issue of Israel’s future is a moral one. Prior to the founding of the modern state of Israel in 1948, a date that Palestinians call “The Nakba” (Catastrophe), Israel’s … Continue reading

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Gaza is already unliveable and Israel is making it worse, by Rana Alshami

This article, by young Gaza resident Rana Alshami, is published in Richard Forer’s blog, at http://www.richardforer.com/2014/06/gaza-is-already-unlivable-and-israel-is-making-it-even-worse/   Please read and pass it on to others. The situation in Gaza is ghastly, sadistic, and urgently in need of intervention by the international community. … Continue reading

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