Geopolitiks: Eva Bartlett of InGaza on Human Rights in Palestine

Feb 19, 2014, Media Monarchy & Geopolitiks I had an enjoyable discussion with James Evan Pilato of Media Monarchy for his new series: Geopolitiks. “Eva Bartlett follows in the footsteps of Rachel Corrie.” As she continues her US speaking tour about human rights in Palestine, activist and journalist Eva Bartlett joins us for the second… Read More Geopolitiks: Eva Bartlett of InGaza on Human Rights in Palestine

Dec 26, 2013: round 2 of IOF attacks in last 3 days (and more)

Younes Arar: Now: Gaza under fire…Three Israeli occupation terrorist airstrike so far, 26 December, 2013. @Hanood12: #Israel has officially launched the commemoration of the fifth anniversary of Operation Cast Lead War 2008 – 2009! #GazaUnderAttack Álvaro Herraiz San Martín: Confirmed 2 injured in Shifa Hospital, #Gaza. #Gazaunderattack: Álvaro Herraiz San Martín: #israel is bombimg #Gaza… Read More Dec 26, 2013: round 2 of IOF attacks in last 3 days (and more)

’twas the night before Christmas and Israel began murdering Palestinians anew (except it never really stopped)

Gaza has been locked down at least since 2007 (and incrementally for decades), bombed and starved, its infrastructure decimated time and again, not allowed to re-build, its power plant bombed, its sewage and sanitation and water lines destroyed time and again, denied replacement parts for said destruction… and now, just as the rest of the… Read More ’twas the night before Christmas and Israel began murdering Palestinians anew (except it never really stopped)

Palestinian blogger attacked for speaking truth

Rana Baker, a Palestinian blogger from the Gaza Strip–and a very articulate, politically-astute woman–posts about threats and bigoted insults she received for blogging and tweeting Gaza’s reality: “You’re a lowlife. And will always be a lowlife. Palestinian trash” Twitter user says to me during “Pillar of Cloud.” December 12, 2012 Throughout the so-called “Operation Pillar of… Read More Palestinian blogger attacked for speaking truth

The Civilian Toll of Israel’s Bombs

first published at IPS –By Eva Bartlett  (**blog version longer than published) When Israeli bombs struck the Abu Khadra complex for civil administration, they also gutted the sixth floor of the Abu Shabaan complex, located ten metres across the road. According to the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR), eight Israeli warplane-fired bombs levelled roughly… Read More The Civilian Toll of Israel’s Bombs

After the Zionist bombing stopped (again)

-by Eva Bartlett Life as normal resumes, as normal as it can be in Gaza under increasingly choking Israeli closures for years (back to the nineties even), bombed relentlessly over the yeas—with major Zionist assaults in 2006, early 2008, 2008/2009, 2012—and “minor” attacks sporadically, continuously. With the cessation of Israeli bombings come small graces, like… Read More After the Zionist bombing stopped (again)

Killing before the Calm: Israeli Attacks on Palestinian Civilians Escalated before Cease-fire

*Nader Abu Mghaseeb, 14, killed by targeted Israeli drone bombing two hours before the “cease-fire” while going to get food for his family.   -by Eva Bartlett **NOTE: contains graphic images…reality of Palestinians under occupation and continuous Israeli attacks. Nov 21, al Aqsa hospital, Deir al Balah. At approximately 2pm, Mubarak Ibrahim Abu Houly, 24,… Read More Killing before the Calm: Israeli Attacks on Palestinian Civilians Escalated before Cease-fire

Zionist drones and warplanes pollute Gaza’s skies immediately after 9 pm “cease-fire”

-by Eva Bartlett After one week of Israel’s Nov 14th declaration of war on Gaza, a cease-fire was allegedly reached between Hamas and other resistance and Israel.  Yet, 10 minutes after the 9pm cease-fire began, an Israeli warplane bombed a media office in Gaza’s southern Khan Younis city, and drones and Israeli F-16 warplanes continued to… Read More Zionist drones and warplanes pollute Gaza’s skies immediately after 9 pm “cease-fire”