Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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When you kill your partner for peace: #Palestinian minister killed by Israeli soldiers while he planted an olive tree | World news | The Guardian
Abbas announces three days of mourning after Ziad Abu Ain was reportedly shoved by Israeli troops while planting olive trees.
In private conversations, even those who support killing Israelis seem embarrassed by an attack on civilians at prayer; they don’t speak out because they share the anger that led to the murder. By Amira Hass | Nov. 19, 2014 | … Continue reading
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A group of Jewish settlers led by fanatic rabbi Yehuda Glick on Wednesday morning desecrated the Aqsa Mosque’s courtyards under police protection. Their unwelcome presence at the Mosque created tensions between them and Palestinian worshipers who chanted … Continue reading