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If you like short diaries because they get the message across without much fuss, here's one for you. In London - central London, not some out-of-the-way little suburb - St James Church near ...
by Celtic Merlin
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Dec 26, 2013 at 06:42 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Israel releases hunger striking prisoner Ayman Sharawneh to Gaza.
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Mar 29, 2013 at 06:28 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
During Obama’s visit to Israel/Palestine, the President spent a very little time in Palestine, going to the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem and meeting with Palestinian President Abbas in ...
by Fire bad tree pretty
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Mar 25, 2013 at 06:05 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania workers lost one of their brothers this week. Pete DiPietro was a big man with a bigger heart. Its a big loss. He will be greatly missed. Valley loses an advocate for ...
by srfRantz
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Feb 22, 2013 at 11:50 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Palestinians & International activists in Gaza continued demonstrations in support of Palestinian hunger strikers. Attention was called to Samer Issawi , who was near death after over 200 days on ...
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 07:59 PM PST with 11 Recommends
A winter storm hits the West Bank, Gaza & Israel.
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jan 11, 2013 at 04:50 PM PST with 11 Recommends
is a fictional character created by my father. When I told him I was going to pursue a career as an actor, he sat down and wrote a play, a monologue, a memoir for me to perform. He wrote about the ...
by srfRantz
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Jan 08, 2013 at 12:44 PM PST with 6 Recommends
A committee of the Knesset votes to ban MK Hanin Zoabi from next month's elections. But since it is expected the Supreme Court will overturn the ban, this may just be posturing to appeal to voters.
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 06:49 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Photo by Adam Reeder, Bethlehem, West Bank. OND is a community feature on Daily Kos, consisting of news stories from around the world, sometimes coupled with a daily theme, original research or ...
by jlms qkw
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Dec 23, 2012 at 08:54 PM PST with 27 Recommends
I am tempted to call it a primeval struggle, drenched in antiquity, shrouded in religious fervor and destined to feed future conflict until come judgment day, whenever the heck that may be. Except ...
by KAMuston
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Dec 23, 2012 at 06:00 AM PST with 4 Recommends
The Real News looks at a recent report by the Bank of Israel on the Israeli economy.
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Apr 13, 2012 at 07:43 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
What difference will it make to the lives of Palestinians in the West Bank when the world meets their demands for freedom and self-determination? One difference it will make: like other peoples of ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Apr 13, 2012 at 09:32 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
During Christmas Mass, Jerusalem's Latin Patriarch asks for Middle East peace. Christian Palestinians celebrate Christmas, but the Occupation presents problems.
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Dec 30, 2011 at 06:36 PM PST with 9 Recommends
The Monk says 'sweep this way' the Priest says 'No sweep this way! OY! ...
by roseeriter
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Dec 29, 2011 at 08:43 AM PST with 5 Recommends
These are images Americans rarely see, images that express what a working life under occupation looks like – images contrasting our SUV-congested commutes with the cattle-herding backlogs ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 78 comments on Sat Jul 02, 2011 at 07:55 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
The US to Gaza campaign has announce it will sail to Gaza in the US flagged ship The Audacity of Hope in late June. Alice Walker talks in a video about ...
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 50 comments on Fri May 13, 2011 at 08:00 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Palestinian community leaders comment on the closing of 25 community centers by Israel in Jerusalem.
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Mar 26, 2011 at 12:05 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
But ONLY from her car window! Agreed, it’s not much of a Diary - but it’s just another in a long series of “Not Ready For Prime Time” Palin moments not to share.
by dmhlt 66
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Mar 22, 2011 at 04:56 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
People are still reacting to the US veto of the resolution calling settlements in Palestine illegal. Israelis have objected to it . . .
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Feb 25, 2011 at 09:01 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Christmas is part of the resistance to the occupation of Palestine. Tourism to Bethlehem is making unemployment in the West Bank go down, & is fueling the push by Palestinians to unilaterally ...
by Friendlystranger
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Dec 25, 2010 at 11:51 AM PST with 9 Recommends