Summer of Demolitions

Posted 28th July 2012, by & filed under Bedouins, Closed military area, Demolitions, Home Demolitions, Itay Epshtain, Jordan Valley, Settlements, Viable Palestinian State.

Hours after his modest home was demolished by Israeli bulldozers, Khaled Abdallah Ali Ghazal stands astride the wreckage in the scorching desert heat and vows to hold on. “We have nowhere else to go, we will rebuild,” he says. For hundreds like him in the Jordan Valley, this is the reality of what the Israeli… Read more »

Now What?

Posted 24th July 2012, by & filed under Apartheid, Ariel Sharon, Ideas, Jeff Halper, Oslo, Palestinian resistance, Viable Palestinian State.

With the fall of the Jenin refugee camp and the crushing of resistance in the casbah of Nablus, April 9 — the twelfth day of the Israel’s final push to defeat the Palestinians – marks the end of yet another stage of the Palestinian’s struggle for self-determination. April 10th, when Powell meets the Spanish presidency… Read more »