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  • Food and recovery programs needed for Gaza
    Gaza: food programs stalled because lack of funds
    Hunger is increasing in Gaza because of massive displacement from the conflict with Israel. The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is providing food aid, but some programs have been stopped because of low funding.A WFP report says that its regular...
  • Global solidarity among the poor puts an end to economic oppression
    Addressing the economic oppression that underlies the resurgence of racism
    In a recent Time magazine article, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar succinctly explains that we must stop careening from crisis to crisis expressing outrage at violent attacks of police upon unarmed black men like that of Mike Brown in Ferguson, Missouri or...
  • Barbara Lee and Keith Ellison:  a force of progressive grace
    Barbara Lee and Keith Ellison a force of progressive grace
    At Scott's Restaurant at Jack London Square, protesters with signs demanding progressive response politely allowed guests of the Barbara Lee and Keith Ellison to pass. Inside a group of supporters of Barbara Lee had responded to the...
  • Joan Rivers Palestine
    Joan Rivers death mocked on Twitter by Palestinian supporters: 'It's karma'
    News of comedian Joan Rivers' death is the buzz on Twitter on Thursday afternoon, but not everyone had something nice to say. There are countless tweets calling her out for her "you deserve to be dead" comment she made recently about...
  • Gaza
    Rubble bucket challenge bringing awareness to Israel's destruction of Gaza
    The ALS ice bucket challenge has taken the internet by storm, as thousands of people have dumped ice water over their heads and donated to research for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, commonly known as Lou Gehrig disease. As one trend becomes even...
  • Ohioans rally to protest occupation of Gaza and Ferguson
    Ohioans rally to protest occupation of Gaza and Ferguson
    The "currents of solidarity" developing between the residents of Gaza, Palestine and Ferguson, Missouri were expressed on the ground in Ohio on Sunday. Separate protests — planned against Israel's occupation of Gaza and the...
  • Spreading positivity
    Spreading positivity
    “Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior,” said Mahatma Gandhi. Supposing this statement is true, its opposite must also be true: your...
  • Jerusalem attack using tractor
    Israeli officials: Jerusalem shooting was act of terrorism
    Israeli Police said on Monday that a soldier in uniform shot at a bus stop in Jerusalem was an act of terrorismThe Israeli soldier, identified only as a man in his 20s is hospitalized in critical condition following Monday’s attack near the...
  • War victims in Gaza need food and water
    Half a million need emergency food aid in Gaza
    The war in Gaza is a creating a new enemy for innocent victims: hunger. The United Nations reported today that 485,000 displaced persons are in need of emergency food assistance. The hunger crisis is most urgent "to thousands of displaced...
  • Hundreds join rally for Palestine
    Hundreds join rally for Palestine
    On Friday about 300 Palestinian Americans and supporters held a rallynear the Ohio Statehouse to protest Israel's air strikes and ground invasion of Gaza. The rally was a follow-up to a demonstration held downtown on July 19."We're...
  • truth
    Why Jews and Christians are in the crosshairs of atheist-secularists
    Beginning with the people of the (Hebrew) Old Testament, the atheist-secularist, or hard-left progressive, views the nation of Israel as a bugaboo to the kumbaya condition they seek in the 21st century utopian world of tree hugging, baby killing,...
  • More Children Killed In Gaza Strip During Overnight Airstrikes
    Overnight Israeli Airstrikes Hit Gaza Strip Killing Over 100 Palestinians
    GAZA/JERUSALEM - The death toll in the Gaza Strip continues to rise as Israeli airstrikes intensified over the skies of Gaza overnight on Monday killing another 100 Palestinians.A serious blow to the civilians in the Gaza Strip also occurred when...
  • One Direction singer Zayn Malik is hit with death threats over Palestine
    One Direction singer Zayn Malik is hit with death threats over Palestine
    The bloody conflict in Gaza has hit the sentiments of Zayn Malik of One Direction with emotions heated dealing with his feelings about this nightmare. Malik has received death threats after a "#FreePalestine" post reported The Hollywood...
  • Israel vs. Palestine
    Enough With Playing The "God's Chosen People" Card. The Numbers on Israel.
    The other day, Dennis Kucinich posted a drawing on his Facebook page of Gaza as a high, walled prison under heavy artillery fire from above. He called Gaza "the world's largest open-air prison."The United States gives approximately 3...
  • Peace
    Hamas' greatest weapon
    As the conflict in Gaza has escalated, news of additional attacks by both sides has become a daily expectation. Just in the last 24 hours, Hamas has reiterated that there will be no ceasefire until its demands are met, including an end to the...