Category Archives: Gaza

Tears of Regret, Tears of Fear, Tears of Grief:Its raining tears in Istanbul

Tears of Regret, Tears of Fear, Tears of Grief:Its raining tears in Istanbul Kevin P Clements Its the final day of  electioneering in Turkey before tomorrow’s Presidential election. Erdogan is expected to win  and the opposition is already crying foul, … Continue reading

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Reflections on War and Peace-The Warrior and the Pacifist Traditions

  Reflections on War and Peace-The Warrior and the Pacifist Traditions Kevin P Clements National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago.     Tomorrow is the 100th  anniversary of the beginning of the First World War. All … Continue reading

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Gaza Interview- Truthout

Originally posted on Global Justice in the 21st Century:
? [Prefatory note: This is an interview with a knowledgeable Greek journalist covering a range of issues associated with the Gaza ordeal] ? “Blood on American Hands”: Richard Falk on Palestine…

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Scholar David Shulman on the Gaza Bombings

Originally posted on KAFILA – 10 years of a common journey:
The following is a report from the indefatigable Prof David Shulman, who teaches at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Prof Shulman works on the history of religion in South India…

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Making sense of tragedy:standing in solidarity with Palestinians and supporting immediate medical assistance

Making Sense of Tragedy:standing in solidarity with Palestinians and supporting immediate medical assistance Kevin P Clements NCPACS, University of Otago There is a major calamity taking place in the Middle East  right now. The Israeli army, navy and airforce are … Continue reading

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