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Alice Walker and the Gaza Flotilla

A dear friend (and subscriber to my blog!) responded to my last blog by¬†sending me a piece published by the Guardian newspaper written by Alice Walker. In it she justified her decision to join the Gaza flotilla. I found the piece moving, and as a long-time fan of Alice Walker, it made me feel more … Continue reading

The Gaza flotilla – asking the right questions

What is¬†Israel’s problem with ships? Why do they seem to cause us so much trouble? I’m thinking of course of the latest flotilla to Gaza, but also of the Altalena, which returned to the headlines last week, as well as last year’s Marmara and other ships over the course of Israel’s short history. Clearly, there … Continue reading