Canada shames again: Israeli fire on unarmed Palestinian farmers is just fine

*Palestinian farmers, fishermen and workers are regularly subjected to Israeli soldiers’ gunfire and shelling on Palestinian land and sea. Two years ago, just after Israeli soldiers fired live ammunition at 6 or 7 unarmed Palestinian farmers (and those of us accompanying them on due to such regular Israeli attacks) on land in Abassan Jadida, southeast… Read More Canada shames again: Israeli fire on unarmed Palestinian farmers is just fine

Palestinians protest Israeli land theft, for years.

BEIT HANOUN, Gaza Strip, Jun 6, 2011 (IPS) By Eva Bartlett– It is a scene replayed weekly in Palestine. In Gaza, groups of chanting demonstrators walk towards the border with Israel, singing, chanting, dancing. Ayat el Masari, 20, walks with the masses. An English major at Gaza’s Aqsa University, the young woman is among many… Read More Palestinians protest Israeli land theft, for years.

The pretext of “security” along Gaza’s buffer zone

Ahmed Deeb after he was fatally shot by an “Israeli” soldier at a protest in the occupied Gaza Strip. (Hatem Omar/MaanImages)   “There was a single shot without any warning, and a young man was carried away,” Adie Mormech explained. Mormech, currently in Gaza, is a British activist with the International Solidarity Movement (ISM). He… Read More The pretext of “security” along Gaza’s buffer zone