Monthly Archives: August 2014

Gaza: What you can do

Friends of Bethlehem: Facebook APAN: Sydney, Fundraising dinner 29/8, APAN twitter The Australia Palestine Advocacy Network (APAN – of which Friends of Bethlehem is a member organisation) has provided the following information about donations to Gaza: “The latest Israeli military offensive against … Continue reading

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Calling the Christian Community in Australia to pray for Peace in Gaza

Calling the Christian Community in Australia to pray or peace in Gaza                                           August 2014   Friends of Bethlehem – Facebook … Continue reading

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Collective Punishment in Gaza (Khalidi: The New Yorker))

Rashid Khalidi is an American historian of the Middle East, the Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University, and was President of the Middle East Studies Association. He also is editor of the scholarly journal Journal of Palestine … Continue reading

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The Rev. Dr. Naim Ateek: For the sake of the burning children of Gaza

The Rev. Dr Naim Ateek  “One of the most common refrains repeated by President Obama and other western leaders since the beginning of Israel’s massive military offensive against Gaza is, “Israel has the right to defend itself.” This refrain is not new and … Continue reading

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