woensdag 21 december 2016

zondag 18 december 2016

The Crusades, An Arab Perspective

Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

The dramatic story of the Crusades seen through Arab eyes

In this first of a four-part series, we look at the background to the holy wars and the First Crusade's conquest of Jerusalem, a holy city for Jews, Christians and Muslims. Read more.

Al Jazeera

vrijdag 16 december 2016

The Empire Files: Inside the Hotbeds of Israeli Settler Terror

Abby Martin goes on-the-ground to the epicenters of state-backed settler terrorism in Palestine’s West Bank, in Part II of her report on illegal Israeli settlements and home demolitions.

This installment visits both the rural countryside of Duma—interviewing the surviving members of the Dawabsheh family, victims of a horrific arson attack that left three dead—and the urban center of Hebron, a glaring example of Israeli apartheid under intense military occupation.