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Israel’s actions foster extremism by Malcom Fraser

Former Prime Minister of Australia, Malcom Fraser, writes, “I used to regard Israel as a light on the hill. Somewhere along the line in the years after the 1967 war, principle has been put aside and the search for a … Continue reading

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‘A dark fog has enveloped us’ by Paul Kaye

When a rocket killed his mother-in-law in Israel, actor Paul Kaye was appalled by the celebrations in Gaza. Six months on, he feels a different kind of despair. I had to hold my 17-year-old son down on the bed after … Continue reading

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Another War, Another Defeat by John J. Mearsheimer

If Israel had really wanted to stop the rocket attacks from Gaza, there were any number of ways of accomplishing this through peaceful negotiation. So why then did they attack Gaza in an all-out bloody assault? John Mearsheimer cuts through … Continue reading

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Not all Jews support Israeli violence by Antony Lowenstein

This was the speech delivered by Antony at a rally held in Sydney, supporting the people of Gaza and calling for an end to the Israeli assault. Antony spoke alongside John Pilger. There were around 5000 people at the rally. … Continue reading

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Getting away with Murder by Julia Irwin MP

Australian Federal MP, Julia Irwin, does what her parlimentary colleagues are too afraid to do, for fear of the repercussions on their own political careers. She speaks the plain truth about what is going on in Gaza! YOU’VE got to … Continue reading

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Bush, Obama and the Gaza Blitz by Patrick J. Buchanan

Conservative columist Patrick Buchanan comments on the complete failure of President Bush to prevent the carnage at Gaza and President-elect Obama’s ominous silence. Can the suffering men, women and children of Palestine really expect a better deal from the new … Continue reading

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Gaza’s Death Throes and nobody’s listening! by Sonja Karkar

Government after government in Israel continues to demand recognition and accolades as a first world democracy superior to all others, despite Israel’s flouting of international law, its human rights abuses and the criminality and corruption of Israeli leaders. Worse still, … Continue reading

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Sailing into Gaza by Huwaida Arraf

Huwaida Affaf was one of about 60 international human right activists who, in August 2008, symbollically broke the Israeli seige of Gaza by sailing their two boats – the SS Liberty and the SS Free Gaza – through the blockade … Continue reading

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Truth and Consequences Under the Israeli Occupation by Mohammed Omer

Award-winning journalist, Mohammed Omer, tells in his own words of the brutal treatment he received recently when he tried to return to Gaza. This summer, at age 24, I was honored to learn that I had become the youngest journalist … Continue reading

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