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Imagining Israeli-Palestinian peace – Opinion – Israel News | Haaretz

Just imagine, for example, in another 12 or 27 or 40 years, the joint Memorial Day for the fallen of the wars of the past between our two nations. At the very same moment, a two-minute siren will be heard in the streets of Tel Aviv, Nablus, Be’er Sheva and Ramallah. The sons and daughters … Continue reading

Activism / David Ward / Holocaust Memorial Day / Israel / Palestine / Parkinson's / poetry

January 26: Tomorrow is Holocaust Memorial Day

Copied from Tomorrow is Holocaust Memorial Day, and I shall be uploading a recording of the play I wrote and broadcast on BCB, After the Memorial. Meanwhile, the following poem is not about the Holocaust as such, though it is mentioned. It was inspired by the deaths in Serbia from the NATO bombing in … Continue reading

Activism / David Ward / Holocaust Memorial Day / Israel / MP / Palestine

David Ward, MP, on his remarks about Israeli atrocities

At a crowded meeting at his local LibDem HQ, David Ward, LibDem MP for Bradford East, made the following statement about Israel, Palestine, and the Jews:   Related articles Lib Dem MP criticised for ‘abusing memory’ of Holocaust victims ( Has it all gone Jenny Tonge for David Ward, or is that a bandwagon I … Continue reading