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Wake Up Or Face Prosecution: Nobel Laureates tell Aung San Suu Kyi

As three Nobel peace laureates—Tawakkol Karman of Yemen, Shirin Ebadi of Iran, and Mairead Maguire of Northern Ireland – conclude their visit to Bangladesh on the six-month anniversary of the current Rohingya crisis, the three women are calling for an … Continue reading

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Kalpana’s Warriors

Remarkable: Noam Chomsky Absolutely stunning: Jess Worth. New Internationalist Magazine (Oxford) They told me you were quiet. But I felt the rage in your silence. That when you spoke, they rose above themselves. But I felt their fear. That they … Continue reading

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West Bank: 11-Year-Old Boy Bled to Death by Israeli Army, Attempts to Rescue Prevented by Live Fire

By?Kelly Lynn Global Research, August 15, 2014?Electronic Intifada?Region:?Middle East & North Africa?Theme:?Crimes against Humanity? In-depth Report:?PALESTINE Thousands gathered shortly before afternoon prayers on Sunday in Fawwar refugee camp south of the occupied West Bank city of?Hebron?to mourn the death of … Continue reading

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By Amy Goodman   Award-winning journalist and Democracy Now! host Amy Goodman records a podcast in conjunction with her weekly column, which you can read here: www.democracynow.org/blog July 31, 2014 By Amy Goodman with Denis Moynihan The Israeli assault on the … Continue reading

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The Gaza Bombardment – What You’re Not Being Told

The corporate media isn’t just distorting the facts on the Gaza assault, they’re flat out covering them up. On July 7, 2014 Israel began a massive assault on the Gaza strip of Palestine. In the first week aloneIsrael dropped over … Continue reading

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Life in Occupied Palestine

Anna Baltzer, a Jewish American, gives her eyewitness perspectives on average citizens living in occupied Palestine. Baltzer spent 5 months in the West Bank working with the International Women’s Peace Service. Her presentation highlights how the Israeli government’s policies have … Continue reading

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Collateral Damage

Raghu Rai/Magnum Photos In 1971, the Pakistani Army had free rein to kill at least 300,000 Bengalis and force 10 million people to flee. By?DEXTER FILKINS In the 40-odd years that America and the Soviet Union faced off in the … Continue reading

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