Another reason 4 Gaza Freedom March - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mich
    • 01.11.09 | 15:37 (IST)

    I just signed up. I email and call my elected representatives to change US policy toward Israel/Palestine to a fair, realistic one whose goal is a lasting peace that recognizes human rights for all religions and ethnicities in the region. I get back boiler plate letters from them (Graham, DeMint, Wilson) that include all the AIPAC cliches. (Congratulations AIPAC & CUFI) So after witnessing the horror of last year Cast Lead at a distance, I'm joining the Gaza Freedom March on January 1 to call for an end to the seige. I was young when the occupation began and now am old. I'll continue with my calls and emails, but I can't look away. My tax dollars support the siege and the occupation and I don't.

    from the article: America, stop sucking up to Israel
    First published 01:17 01.11.09 | Last updated 10:49 01.11.09
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