Archive for October, 2013

Why Israel Cannot Survive in Its Present Form

Article – John Chuckman

Some Israelis are fond of comparing Israels displacement of Palestinians to the historical experience of North Americans in displacing indigenous people, but the comparison is inaccurate on almost every level. Read more »

10,000 Gaza workers laid off due to tightened blockade

Article – Alray Media Agency

The Palestinian government said 10 thousand workers have joined the unemployed after construction materials stopped to flow through the underground tunnels along the Egyptian border. Read more »

People’s History of Gaza and Egypt:The Bond Cannot Be Broken

Column – Ramzy Baroud

Egypts new ruler, General Abdul Fatah al-Sisi, may not realize that the bond between Egypt, Palestine and especially Gaza is beyond historic, and simply cannot be severed with border restrictions, albeit they have caused immense suffering for many Palestinians. Read more »