Keeping my eyes wide open:Today there is a raging wind, hail, snow and rain storm all over Israel and the West Bank. It has me wondering what families will do who have had their homes demolished this week. During my time here in Jerusalem I have atten… Continue reading
My time in Palestine ends in two weeks and I am now finalizing miscellaneous travel details, shopping for some gifts and packing. I am also thinking and worrying about a number of unresolved issues related to my last 3 months of work in Bethlehem.
Be… Continue reading
On the morning of the first, we finally were able to go to the burnt house. It is in Area B and near a road that Israeli settlers use. Area B is under Palestinian administrative control but with Israeli security. We discovered a house not yet finishe… Continue reading
Self-demolition is an increasing trend in East Jerusalem. This phenomena receives little international attention as it is difficult to track, both in numbers of those affected and its psychological impact. by Emmi & Zoë, Jerusalem team The remains… Continue reading
Originally posted on Canada Talks Israel-Palestine:
The entrance to “Canada Park” in the Occupied West Bank. The park was built to cover up the remains of 3 Palestinian villages bulldozed by the Israeli army in 1967. According to the Fourth G… Continue reading