Sunday, July 31, 2011

El pueblo unido, el shaab yurid, ha'am doresh..... time to take the streets of Israel

"The people demand social justice" shouted 150 000 Israelis in different parts of the country, In Jerusalem 10 000 marched to the PM residence. A strong evening reminded  me the days in Bs As, not there yet, not even close, but the conscience is building up.

Saturday, July 16, 2011

"Only free people can negotiate" Thousands of Israelis and Palestinians march in Jerusalem to support Palestinian independence

About 2 500 Palestinians and Israelis took part in the "March for Independence" Friday, July 15 calling for the recognition of a Palestinian state.
The route, following the green line that used to divide East and West Jerusalem before the Six Day War in 1967, began at Jaffa Gate and ended at the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood, the opposite route taken by right-wing activists during Jerusalem Day last month.

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Shakira visits "Hand in Hand" School in Jerusalem

“My visit to Max Rayne School today here in Jerusalem – an inspirational school where students learn together, across all divides, speaking both Arabic and Hebrew, learning and playing together without difference— only reminded me, once again, that the most crucial decisions we can make for a better tomorrow concern how to raise and educate our children.”
Shakira during her visit to Hand in Hand School in Jerusalem.