Tag Archive | Gaza
I’m not surprised at this breaking news, only that lives have not been lost before this. Wonder what International reactions this will provoke in the coming days. Haaretz: Israel Navy troops opened fire on pro-Palestinian activists aboard a six-ship aid flotilla sailing for the Gaza Strip, killing two and wounding several others after the convoy […]
I just don’t understand this… From Haaretz: Qassem al-Masri’s father has been suffering from liver problems for years. Sometimes he is hospitalized, and usually he doesn’t feel well (but then again, no one ever feels well in the Gaza Strip). But his condition is not grave. That is why Israel won’t let his 25-year-old son […]
This is an update on the story posted earlier this month; (The US Media? McKinney’s Call from an Israeli Prison) It appears this group, carrying a million dollars in aid, found another way to get at least half of it into the people of Gaza. According to the report they were only given 24 hours, […]
Over the last few days, I’ve been watching for this story here in the US, but until now, I’ve seen little to nothing about it. I could say I’m surprised, but…what the hey, I’m not. When we have a media which spends 24/7 on the death of a pop star and/or a cheating Governor, they […]
I read two separate news stories concerning Gaza this afternoon: one is horrifying, the other item in itself, I was glad to read but the comments which followed its posting on two Christian boards made me so angry my first instinct was to register just so I could leave a comment expressing my disgust… You […]
You may find Polycarp’s newest post at The Church of Jesus Christ blog: Attack on Gaza – Self-Defense or Mass Murder? (Genocide) extremely interesting–I did. The quotes from opinion pieces in the Israeli newspaper, Haaretz, offer a lot of food for thought for consideration–which is something we don’t get offered here from our own media.
These brothers and sisters in Christ are all but forgotten.. From JPost: quote.. Unremarked upon by the Western media, a systematic campaign of persecution is taking place in the Gaza Strip, and to a lesser extent in the West Bank. The general silence surrounding this campaign aids its perpetrators. The victims are Palestinian Christians, in […]