Yesterday I accompanied Hamed Qawasmeh, Human Rights Field Officer working for Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR). He picked me up from the EA placement house in Yatta. During the night, someone had thrown a rock th… Continue reading
Dear Friends, It strikes me that Pentecost is a time for the church to focus on being the ch… Continue reading
I checked into the Bethlehem Inn. The next morning I visited the EA team there. I am told that there has been an increase in incidences. More child arrests, more clashes at checkpoints and more unrest in the refugee camps.
Walking later to get some gr… Continue reading
I am back in the West Bank. Incidences here are escalating. Demolitions have been stepped up and now the whole village of Susiya is under demolition order. The Rabbis for Human Rights have a case pending on Aug 3 to get a master plan for the village so… Continue reading
It is going to be a long cold summer in Canada. Our federal government is soon to be targeting, if reports are correct, anyone who advocates for BDS (Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions) against the state of Israel. Moreover, the legal weapon to be used, ag… Continue reading