When 44 year-old Dirar Abu Sisi, the operation manger of Gaza’s only power plant, made a family trip on February, 2011 to visit the Ukraine with his wife and six children, he traveled via Egypt on to Jordan, where he
Hunger striker Samer Issawi, 33 years old, has been on hunger strike for over 184 days now, protesting the injustice of his detention and that of all the other Palestinian political prisoners. Like other Palestinian political prisoners, Samer Issawi’s indefinite
Time magazine has picked up President Obama as 2012 “Person of the Year.” Seriously?! It is hard to understand why the Time editor has settled for the president. I can understand why the president got the same distinction in 2008.
Dear Mr. Santa, I do not celebrate Christmas for a reason I explained to you in a published letter addressed to you four years ago this month. Nevertheless, I thought to write you again to tell you that gifts does
Last time Iran invaded a country was 216 years ago when the Persian shah, Agha Mohammad Khan, invaded the nation of Georgia. That’s still a great track record, especially compared to other nations. Israel has repeatedly attacked and invaded numerous
On April 4, 2012, 84-year-old German writer and Nobel literature prizewinner Günter Grass published his poem: “What Must Be Said” (“Was gesagt werden muss”) in several European newspapers. In this poem Grass expressed concern that an Israeli military strike against