Major George Washington Washington's map of Ohio Country Washington's brother Lawrence was an Adjutant General at the time of his death, and this inspired Washington to begin his own pursuit of a military life. Thirty years later Washington reflected in amazement "that so young and inexperienced a person should have been employed" in such negotiations.
Tell the Truth Shouldn't you know if you're going to book a room in an illegal Israeli settlement?
East Jerusalem is occupied territory. Without your contributions to our struggle, including your donations, we could not have come this far. In the past few days, Israel bombed a beloved cultural center in the besieged Gaza Strip and killed several Palestinians, including a year-old pregnant woman, Inas Khammash, her 1-year-old daughter, Bayan, and a young, volunteer paramedic.
Last month, Israel effectively declared itself an apartheid state when it passed a supremacist constitutional law that unambiguously denies the indigenous Palestinian people our right to self-determination and relegates Palestinian citizens of Israel to second-class status.
Your support for BDS can light a bright torch on this path. Thank you for your ongoing support. It leads and supports the global Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement for Palestinian rights.
Article of 14th August by Nathan Trull. Israel sees the international boycott campaign as an existential threat to the Jewish state. Palestinians regard it as their last resort. It represented something of a last resort. The Palestinians had been crushed by the military defeat of the second intifada.
The living embodiment of the Palestinian national movement, Yasser Arafat, was dead. His newly installed replacement, Mahmoud Abbas, was identified more than any other Palestinian with the Oslo peace process. If there was going to be pressure on Israel to give Palestinians freedom, it was going to have to come from the grassroots and the outside.
The BDS call was made on the one-year anniversary of a historic advisory opinion by the international court of justice. Though BDS has not had a major economic impact on Israel so far, compared to the decades-long campaign in South Africa, its ascent has been rather steep.
Dozens of student governments and numerous academic associations have endorsed boycott and divestment initiatives.
And many musicians and artists have cancelled shows or pledged to boycott the country.
You are actually an enemy of Israel. So we have to deal with you. More recently, the IHRA working definition has been at the centre of the antisemitism controversy in the Labour party, which adopted a modified version of the examples accompanying the definition.
According to this definition, virtually all Palestinians and a large proportion of ultra-Orthodox Jews in Israel, who oppose Zionism for religious reasons are guilty of antisemitism because they want Jews and Palestinians to continue living in Palestine but not within a Jewish state.
Finkelstein August 17, The current hysteria engulfing the British Labour Party resolves itself into a pair of interrelated, if discrete, premises: Anti-Semitism in British society at large and the Labour Party in particular have reached crisis proportions.
If neither of these premises can be sustained, then the hysteria is a fabrication.You're currently viewing our resources for Legal Studies. For additional assistance, you should refer to the discussion forum for this course. Creating Alternatives to Violence.
Although conflict is part of everyday life, it does not have to lead to violence. The primary goal of conflict resolution is to deal with the problem of violence, to keep individuals safe, healthy, and alive. where community volunteers intervened to settle conflicts between landlords and tenants.
Evangelii Gaudium, Apostolic Exhortation of Pope Francis, 1. The joy of the gospel fills the hearts and lives of all who encounter Jesus. Those who accept his offer of salvation are set free from sin, sorrow, inner emptiness and loneliness.
This intolerance towards Chick-Fil-A coming from several officials is greatly disturbing! It means that politicians and other city officials are now openly discriminating against Christians and their businesses and even trying to put them out of business (robbing Chick-Fil-A .
Eugenics (/ j uː ˈ dʒ ɛ n ɪ k s /; from Greek εὐγενής eugenes 'well-born' from εὖ eu, 'good, well' and γένος genos, 'race, stock, kin') is a set of beliefs and practices that aims at improving the genetic quality of a human population.
The exact definition of eugenics has been a matter of debate since the term was coined by Francis Galton in The UN says 44 schools in the West Bank are currently under threat of demolition (AFP) EPSC Mailing 28Sep18 Defiance. 1. A thankyou. 2. Actions.