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Report from Gaza

From the

by Gary Doupe

Cover concept: M. RyderCover concept: M. RyderThe 1.6 million people of Gaza have come through November’s bombings, unbowed. I was in Gaza earlier that month, with a delegation of 21 Americans sent by Interfaith Peace-Builders. Among the many groups of people we met from diverse sectors of Gazan society was the family of Ahmed Abu Dakka, a 13 year old boy shot and killed a day earlier by Israeli fire while he was playing soccer with friends. His killing was not only tragic for one family, but challenging for all who call Gaza their home.

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No Justice for Rachel Corrie

From the

Aly Wane

On August 28 Judge Oded Gershon of the Haifa District court dismissed the civil lawsuit brought on behalf of Rachel Corrie’s parents against the State of Israel for the unlawful killing of their daughter. Rachel was a US peace activist and member of the International Solidarity Movement, a Palestinian-led movement committed to resisting the Israeli occupation in Palestine by using nonviolent, direct-action methods and principles.

SPC Statement

SPC Statement on US Military Aid to Israel

Fri, Nov 16, 2012

As the Israel-Palestine conflict escalates again this week and the world’s airwaves are flooded with images of grieving families holding their dead, we in the United States must once again ask ourselves: Are we a nation of peace or a nation of war?

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Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions

Another Nonviolent Strategy for Palestinian Liberation

From the

Keren Carmeli

Reports of renewed negotiations between th

SPC Statement

Violence Begets Violence: a Peace Council Statement on the Mid East

By Ed Kinane and Andy Mager on behalf of the Syracuse Peace Council
Tue, Aug 8, 2006

The Syracuse Peace Council (SPC) opposes all military attacks on civilians - including Israel's air and ground war against Lebanon and Hezbollah's rocket attacks on Israel.
We condemn the invasions of Lebanon, Palestine and Iraq. We likewise condemn the occupations -- vigorously resisted -- of those bloodied lands.

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