Tag Archives: Palestine

What a disgrace! Australia at the UN on Palestine.

Concluding our two year term on the Security Council, Australia voted against the proposal in the Council demanding Israel and the occupation of Palestinian territories end within two years. For the resolution to pass, nine votes were needed. Eight countries … Continue reading

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Peter Day. The Middle East: it’s important to talk.

David was a good Jewish man: faithful to his God; devoted to his family, and deeply connected to his land. Khalid was a good Palestinian man: faithful to his God; devoted to his family, and deeply connected to his land. … Continue reading

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John Menadue. Suffer the little children to come unto me…

Well, not so if they are Palestinian children or asylum seeker children in our detention centres. At last counting there were 1,230 Palestinians killed in Gaza as a result of 3,000 or more air and artillery strikes. 56 Israelis have … Continue reading

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Mideast Road to Nowhere. Guest blogger Marcus Einfeld

This blog by Marcus Einfeld is in response to the blog by John Tulloh of 16 October on the above subject. John Tulloh’s 40 year career in international news gathering should have taught him that jumping into Israeli-Palestinian issues with instant … Continue reading

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