Report olmert livni may face war crimes charges in norway

Report: Olmert, Livni may face war crimes charges in Norway   By Haaretz Service       Former prime minister Ehud Olmert and opposition leader Tzipi Livni may face war crimes charges in Norway over their role in Israel’s offensive against Hamas in Gaza, AFP...

Cairos chants of dissent

Two demonstrations this week called on the government to increase wages and pursue genuine reform. But are the authorities listening? By Amira Howeidy (source: Al-Ahram Weekly Online) The heart of Cairo — its central nervous system, politically and...

Mass meeting to denounce the state of Isarael

Join the MASS MEETING to denounce the state of Israel Join the Palestinian Solidarity Campaign Details: Wednesday 14th May 2008 6 – 9pm Community House, 41 Salt River Road Salt River Speakers: §       Naeem Jeenah – Palestinian Solidarity Forum §       Elena Crowley –...

Muslims in India angered over Kashmir crackdown

Kashmir Crackdown Angers India Muslims  India’s Muslims are dispirited by their country’s double-standard policy in dealing with the volatile situation in the Indian controlled part of Muslim-majority Kashmir.   “Security forces under the protection...

Yad vashem fires employee who compared holocaust to nakba

Yad Vashem fires employee who compared Holocaust to Nakba By Yoav Stern Haaretz Yad Vashem has fired an instructor who compared the trauma of Jewish Holocaust survivors with the trauma experienced by the Palestinian people in Israel’s War of Independence. Itamar...