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Palestinian Civil Society: International aid agencies in oPt cover up Israeli crimes

Gaza, (Palestine Telegraph) – Palestinian Civil Society Calls on International Allies to Hold Israel Accountable for its Violations in Gaza. Palestinian civil society organizations are shocked at the irresponsible public reactions of major international aid agencies working in the oPt toward Israel’s latest military assault on Gaza. In recent weeks, numerous international bodies and organizations […]

 

In Gaza: No Cease-fire without real justice

Between a political combat to broker a “just” cease fire; with Egypt and Saudi Arabia on one side and Qatar and Turkey on the other, the death toll in Gaza rises, Israel renews in beating Gaza with internationally condemned weapons at disproportionate force and continues to breach any humanitarian cease fire agreed upon by all […]

 

Israel slaughters Gaza children as the world remains silent

London, (Palestine Telegraph) – As Israel continues to bombard the Gaza strip, pursue in collectively punishing Palestinians in the West Bank and Occupied territories, the Arab world and international governments remain silent. Amid a diplomatic battle between Saudi Arabia and Egypt, America continues to play the familiar role of Israel’s personal keeper. As the world […]

 

Palin’s publisher sues Gawker over book excerpts

The publisher of Sarah Palin’s forthcoming book filed a lawsuit against Gawker Media on Friday for leaking pages of “America By Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith and Flag” before its release next week. The legal complaint was filed Friday in federal court in Manhattan, said a spokeswoman for HarperCollins Publishers. The filing came two days after Gawker published […]

 

Financial crisis in ‘All the Devils Are Here’

”All the Devils Are Here: The Hidden History of the Financial Crisis” (Penguin Portfolio, $32.95), by Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera: Joe Nocera and Bethany McLean are too kind when they say the history they lay out in rich and compelling detail was “hidden.” It wasn’t. The authors, both award-winning writers notable for their ability […]

 

Bush to speak with Lauer, Winfrey, Leno, others

The world will soon be hearing a lot from former President George W. Bush. After relative silence since leaving office in 2009, Bush will be on the air throughout next week and beyond in promotion of his memoir, “Decision Points,” which comes out Tuesday. Along with previously announced TV appearances with Matt Lauer and with Oprah […]

 

‘Vertical Farm’ envisions tall future for farming

A new book by an urban agriculture visionary aims to change the way people think about farming, offering a look into a future where city skyscrapers — not rural fields — produce the world’s food. In “The Vertical Farm,” Dickson Despommier challenges the notion that plants should be grown in soil, advocating for developing and investing in […]