Media Watch August 1, 2019

GAZA Excellent review of the policies and costs of the decades-long siege of Gaza. Sanctions and siege regimes are woefully ineffective at regime change but consistently and reliably effective at dismantling the infrastructure of society and impoverishing targeted populations. Israel directly targets medical infrastructure by destroying facilities, vehicles and health practitioners themselves.

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Trump’s continued false accusations of anti-semitism are not and never have been in service of Jews

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 21, 2019 Contact: Sonya E Meyerson-Knox | [email protected] | 929-290-0317 In response to President Trump’s recent statements regarding the American Jewish community and “dual-loyalty,” Rabbi Alissa Wise, Deputy Director of Jewish Voice for Peace, said: “Trump’s accusations of “dual-loyalty” — a centuries-old antisemitic charge against Jews…

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كمال بُلاطة: الغريب الأليف

الياس خوري

أخي كمال،

نلتفُّ من حولك اليوم لا لنقول وداعاً، بل لننظر إلى حيث نظرت، ونكتشف بهاء القدس.

خطّت القدس ملامح عينيك فرسمتها ضوءاً تلألأ في رؤاك، وانبثق النور من النور كي ينكتب نور الحب على نار الشوق.