Category Archives: WAR

مبارك،القاضي و الثورة المضادة

جفف دموعك و لا تغرق فيها. الثورة المضادة لم تبدأ اليوم يا مصري. مبارك الرجل الذي قتل الآلاف من المصريين، الرجل الذي سرق ثورتنا وثروتنا حر طليق اليوم. الرجال المسلحون بالسلطة والسلاح و الجاه والمال جالسون رجل فوق الاخري يدخنون … Continue reading

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The Gandhi Principle & The Middle East

“The function of a civil resistor is to invoke a response’, one of the wisest men once said.  The notion that ‘ 100,000 Englishmen simply can not control 350,000,000 Indians if those Indians refuse to cooperate.’ amazed me at a … Continue reading

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Egypt , Israel : Propoganda Inc.

If you are unjust, If you are an autocrat, propoganda is both your pillow and blanket. Egyptian and Israeli leadership, with Sisi and Bibi at the helm, both understand this political subtlety; it is a subtlety that hits with a … Continue reading

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We Are All Palestinian Today

Are you human? Are you humane? Then today, the least you can do, is declare yourself Palestinian. After a break from the bloodshed, the rockets, the artillary, Israel decided, yet again, to turn the life of the average Gazan citizen … Continue reading

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A Tale of Blood: Rabaa to Gaza

Late last night, in Gaza, gunships made those menacing sounds again: more rockets landed on the strip. This invasion will end sooner than later but the scars that the inhumane death toll, nearly 2000, will leave behind will not. It … Continue reading

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Israeli left hand, Egyptian right hand: bloodied Gaza

Nearly 2000 Palestinians are dead but Israel is not the only killing machine in this equation: Egypt is no less responsible. While not one Egyptian bullet has been used, it is clear that, Sisi is in Cairo smoking a celeberatory … Continue reading

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The Orange Ball

The Orange Ball   A war is winding down but emotional scars, in Israel and the occupied territories, do not heal with any immediacy. Our story takes us to an ordinary park in East Jerusalem: It was a simple ball, … Continue reading

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