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Petitions to Sign and Actions to Take | Mazin Qumsiyeh

Mazin Qumsiyeh (photo: Carolin Smith)

So far 227 Palestinians (most civilians 61 children) murdered in Gaza and many others in West Bank (in peaceful demonstrations). Over 2000 injured. I witnessed firsthand here in Bethlehem how the army came out swinging against peaceful demonstrations injuring many. Thanks to a paramedic on the scene wearing a gas mask I was saved from fully succumbing to the gas ...

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Christmas 2020 | Mazin Qumsiyeh

Mazin Qumsiyeh (photo: Carolin Smith)

Christmas Eve was always special. Despite the difficulties, we tried to enjoy the night of 24 December 2020 at the nativity square. I spoke live with a US audience (some of my remarks are below). To reflect on this Christmas is to expand on my previous reflections on Christmas in these (un?) holy lands: <a href=”http://qumsiyeh.org/christmasunderoccupation/”>http://qumsiyeh.org/christmasunderoccupation/</a> &amp; <a href=”http://www.middleeasteye.net/opinion/christmas-bethlehem”>http://www.middleeasteye.net/opinion/christmas-bethlehem</a> But ...

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Our collective survival | Mazin Qumsiyeh

Mazin Qumsiyeh (photo: Carolin Smith)

Feb. 5, 2020 I wrote two books on the Palestinian struggle (and two more are ready to publish soon), highlighted its centrality to world peace, and I have been active in the struggle for human rights and the environment for nearly four decades. I have never been more worried about the future than I am now. Here I speak not ...

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A New Decade | Mazin Qumsiyeh

Let us pull up our sleeves and get to work to make this decade the decade of the end of colonization, greed and racism and a decade of clarity (20/20 vision), peace, justice, equality and saving our planet from ourselves!

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