"I have tried to impress on the PLO leadership, and every Palestinian or Arab I have met, that the quest for a protector in the White House is a complete chimera, since all recent presidents have been devoted to Zionist aims, and that the only way to change US policy is through a mass campaign on behalf of Palestinian human rights, out-flanking the Zionist establishment and going straight to the American people. Uninformed and yet open to appeals for justice as they are, Americans are capable of reacting as they did to the ANC campaign against apartheid, which finally changed the balance of forces inside South Africa."
- Edward Said, 2002
peacedreamer: I love your website I didn’t know about SFPR I think about Palestine every day but I am so powerless I don’t know how to help them, how to make people demonstrate for a free Palestine,I am french and... +5
Adam Davidson-Harden: Please see Gwynne Dyer’s follow-up on this. It was clear that the IDF forces were the only ones with real weapons, responsible for the deaths of the 9 activists on board. One UN inquiry (there are... 0
paul: I do not agree that Israel is an Apartheid state when Arabs can be members of Parliament, members of the supreme court, paid same wage as Israeli Arabs have many more rights than other Arabs than in the rest of the... +1
Danny Peace: Thank you for blogging this issue.Sometimes we try to forget reality just to go on with life. But sometimes, more often than we want to, we need to face these realities in order to make a better one. This blog... +2