Archive for August 9th, 2014

August 9th, 2014 - 5:19 pm § in Misc.

In one year, Nagasaki will celebrate the 70th anniverasry of the atomic bombing.

Nagasaki Marks 69th Anniversary of Atomic Bombing Japan’s government has still failed to sign on to an international nuclear disarmament effort as the country marks the 69th anniversary Friday of the atomic bombing of his city. Last year, Mayor Tomihisa Taue said Japan’s inaction “[...]

August 9th, 2014 - 12:48 pm § in Israel/Palestine, Politics

A Wonderful View: Who are the Palestinians?

  Do Palestinians Really Exist? Dean Obeidallah , The Daily Beast (adapted and redacted) What you don’t know about Palestinians. My late father, Abdul Musa Obeidallah, was born there in the 1930s. When I say Palestine, that’s not a political statement. It’s just a statement of fact. When [...]