Author Archives: Debra Ellis

Livestreaming From Gaza


Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream Lara & Jehad have been livestreaming from their apartment in Gaza City for a couple of weeks. They are now under attack themselves and terrified. Please watch them now. They ask us to tell everyone what is happening. Jehad Saftawi is a photojournalist based in Gaza City and works…more »

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Opening Your Eyes

The Mind Unleashed

Neo asked: Why do my eyes hurt? Morpheus: Because you’ve never used them before. Please help spread the word.

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Running For Freedom In Gaza

Right to Movement ~ Ramallah حرية التنقل

Running for Freedom in Gaza: Palestinians Set to Compete in San Francisco Marathon 7 young adults prepare to cross the finish line for freedom and a viable future for Gaza. Right to Movement: Facebook: Right To Movement – Ramallah حرية التنقل Photo Op: Come meet them at the Finish Line July 26, 2014 San Francisco…more »

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Stanford Students For Justice In Palestine Stand In Solidarity With The People Of Gaza


Stanford Students for Justice in Palestine stands in solidarity with the people of Gaza against the massacre being committed by the Israeli Defense Forces under the label “Operation Protective Edge.” We express our horror at the unjustifiable violence of the airstrikes, missile strikes, and ground incursion, which has largely targeted and impacted civilians, and which…more »

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Cellphone Video Captures Gaza Civilian Reportedly Shot And Killed By Snipe

Photo by International Solidarity Movement

VICE news is on the ground reporting from Gaza and Israel. Watch here. A video emerged Monday that is described as showing a Palestinian man repeatedly shot and ultimately killed by a sniper while he searched for his family in the devastated neighborhood of Shujaiyeh. The man, wearing a green shirt and black pants, was…more »

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Chris Hedges Speech About Gaza

Black-and-white photo: Clothes distribution at the Rafah refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, 1972. By Kay Brennan, from the UNRWA photo archive.
Color photo: An Israeli soldier searches a Palestinian boy at a checkpoint in Hebron.
20 Nov., 2005, by Nayef Hashlamoun.

The Truth Please help spread the word.

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Children Killed In Gaza

Join us in mourning and memorializing the children killed to date in Gaza: Mohammad Ayman ‘Ashour Age 15 Hussein Yousef Kaware’ Age 13, Bassem Salem Kaware’ Age 10 Ahmed Mousa Habib Age 16 Ahmad Nael Mahdi Age 16 Donia Mahdi Hamad Age 16 Siraj Eyad Abdul-‘Aal Age 8 Miriam ‘Atiya al-‘Arja Age 9 Mohammad Mustafa…more »

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Nobel Laureates, Artists And Public Intellectuals Call For Immediate Military Embargo On Israel


Join Humanity ~ Sign On “With the establishment of a relationship of oppression, violence has already begun. Never in history has violence been initiated by the oppressed. …There would be no oppressed had there been no prior of violence to establish their subjugation.” –Paulo Freire Israel has once again unleashed the full force of its…more »

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Witness To An International Crime: Israeli State Terrorism In Gaza


For more half a century, Israel has gotten away with breaking every international law and covenant in its treatment of Palestinians. “The material basis of the Israeli colonial project is dependent on the continued expansion and expropriation of Palestinian land and the subordination of Palestinian people.” “The latest assault on the Palestinian people is a…more »

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Internationals In Gaza Hospital Threatened By Israel

El-Wafa Hostpital patient.  Photo by Joe Catron

“The Israelis called El-Wafa hospital and told them to evacuate before the morning. They will not, and we are going there now. Please spread to the media.” For immediate release: International activists remain in Gaza hospital threatened by Israeli missiles. Israel’s army fired five warning missiles at El-Wafa geriatric hospital in Gaza City, Gaza. International…more »

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