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  • Hamas policies bad for Gaza

    In his letter to the editor, Philip Stanley implied that Israel is to blame for the poor living conditions in Gaza. Gazans have a poor quality of life because their leaders incite violence. Hamas shoots rockets toward Israel, and it builds tunnels into...
  • Where can innocent Gazans find safety?

    I am trying to understand the logic and morality of Israel in this war with Hamas. Spokespersons for Israel state and everyone agrees that Israel has a right to defend its citizens so it targets Hamas fighters and rocket launchers. The spokespersons...
  • Gaza ceasefire talks 'difficult' but truce holds

    Talks to end a month-long war between Israel and Gaza militants are "difficult", Palestinian delegates said on Tuesday, while Israeli officials said no progress had been made so far and fighting could soon resume. As a 72-hour ceasefire held for a...
  • What more can Israel do to limit civilian casualties? [Letter]

    What more can Israel do to limit civilian casualties? [Letter]
    I notice that, in this most recent conflict between Israel and Hamas, there are widespread calls for Israel to "limit civilian casualties." President Barack Obama, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, and many other leaders of the free world repeat this...
  • Israel, Palestinians begin talks on permanent truce in Gaza Strip

    As a three-day cease-fire in the Gaza Strip held Monday, Israeli negotiators returned to Cairo for talks with Egyptian officials and indirect discussions with Palestinian militants about a permanent truce and long-term arrangements. There were reports...
  • U.N. to investigate possible war crimes in Gaza

    The United Nations on Monday named three experts to an international commission of inquiry into possible human rights violations and war crimes committed by both sides during Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip. William Schabas, a Canadian...
  • Is US academic freedom a casualty of the Israeli-Palestinian debate?

    Is US academic freedom a casualty of the Israeli-Palestinian debate?
    Steven Salaita is a respected scholar in American Indian studies and Israeli-Arab relations, which got him hired recently to a tenured position at the University of Illinois. On Twitter, he's been voicing his objections to Israel's conduct in Gaza in...
  • About 80 Gaza clan members squeeze into one household

    About 80 Gaza clan members squeeze into one household
    On thin mattresses spread in an open-air courtyard, children slept bunched together as puppies or kittens might. Women bent over a sack of flour, preparing to bake bread on a crude wood stove fashioned from a metal barrel. It was the start of another...
  • Palestinian death toll can't be swept under the rug by Israel's apologists [Letter]

    Palestinian death toll can't be swept under the rug by Israel's apologists [Letter]
    As someone who protested the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, I read with sadness your report on the Maryland National Guard's scheduled departure for that country ("Md. National Guard making final deployment to Afghanistan," Aug. 6). The money wasted in...
  • Synagogues come together

    11 local synagogues recently joined together for a Tisha B'Av service at Temple Israel of Greater Miami. Approximately 200 people attended this service on the somber fast day, which commemorates the destruction of the First and Second Temples in...
  • Jewish leaders host 'virtual' rally

    Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County, in partnership with Jewish leaders from organizations around the country and in Israel, recently hosted a virtual "Stand Strong for Israel" rally. Nearly 200 people from throughout Palm Beach County and across...