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Healing Hatred

The heart-breaking tragedy of the Palestinian school bus that overturned and burst into flames last week after a crash with a lorry that swerved on the wet road and hit it head on, was greeted by a mixture of reactions on all sides. While some swung into action in order to save as many lives … Continue reading

The Gaza flotilla – asking the right questions

What isĀ 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