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Jewish survivors and descendants of survivors and victims of Nazi genocide unequivocally condemn the massacre of Palestinians in Gaza
As Jewish survivors and descendants of survivors and victims of the Nazi genocide we unequivocally condemn the massacre of Palestinians in …
By Tithi Bhattacharya
I have never quite known what the exact connotations are to the label “World’s largest democracy” that is accorded to my country, India. Does it mean (a) that the Government is the most democratic? Or does …
‘This was a plan that envisioned opening (live) fire on crowds of tens of thousands of protestors without safe exit including women and children’ reported Omar Shakir, Researcher for Human Rights Watch.
Adeela shifted uncomfortably from side to side on her makeshift bed; a mattress on the floor. She wanted to block her ears so that she wouldn’t hear the shouting that had been going on in the next room since early evening, but she also wanted to know what was being said. She had no idea what time it was, she had been sent to bed earlier than normal, but she knew that it was now quite late and that she wouldn’t be getting any sleep that night.
Adeela carried a glass of sugared water for Berel and placed it near him. Refusing to look at her, he slowly lifted the glass and took a sip, staring into it as though he were unsure of what else may be in there. As instructed, Adeela offered him a blanket but he shook his head and as he did so, Abbas snatched the moth-eaten blanket from Adeela.
One year ago, on the 3rd of July, 2013, two ‘Egypts’ waited in anticipation. 48 hours earlier, the armed forces issued a warning to Muhammed Morsi; agree to the demands of the opposition and the protestors or we will act.