Rothchild and Barber Describe Gaza From the Ground

Hanley, Delinda C.
January 2015
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Jan/Feb2015, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p52
The article discusses the highlights of a talk about the day-to-day realities of life in Israel and Palestine co-hosted by the Foundation for Middle East Peace in Washington, D.C on November 10, 2014. The speakers were physician/filmmaker Alice Rothschild and New America fellow Brian K. Barber. Topics covered include the human smuggling in Gaza, the refusal by Gazans to talk about their suffering and the acceptance of people critical of Israeli policy.


Related Articles

  • Correspondence. Denner, Philip; Riddelsdell, Anne; Hayward, Joe; Hickman, Reginald; Elkind, Liz; Banks, Glyn; Knowles, Bob; Johnson, C. H.; MacIntyre, Duncan // New Statesman;8/22/2014, Vol. 143 Issue 5224, p12 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles including "In the Red," published in the August 8, 2014, "Observations," published in the August 15, 2014 issue, and "Left Field," published in the August 8, 2014 issue.

  • Pro-Palestine Student Activists Targeted on College Campuses. Khan, Suhaib // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Jan/Feb2016, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p57 

    The article discusses a panel session concerning Palestinians and Palestinian Americans. Topics covered include the history of nonviolent protest in the Palestinian struggle for equality, challenges faced by activists belonging to the organization Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), and...

  • BENJAMIN BOOKER. BROWN, HARLEY // Billboard;9/13/2014, Vol. 126 Issue 29, p35 

    The article presents information on artist Benjamin Booker.

  • The Next NBA Trip to the Holy Land. ZIRIN, DAVE // Progressive;Oct2015, Vol. 79 Issue 10, p41 

    The author focuses on professional basketball player Roger Mason Jr.'s visit to Israel in support of the country which was organized by businessman Sheldon Adelson, and suggests that he should also visit the Palestinian territories of West Bank and Gaza Strip. According to the author, a visit to...

  • We single Israel out because we in the west are shamefully complicit in its crimes. Hasan, Mehdi // New Statesman;7/18/2014, Vol. 143 Issue 5219, p21 

    The article focuses on Israel's self-defense military strategy in 2014. Topics include the Israeli attacks on Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip, if Israel is being criticized too harshly for its military stance, and the West's reaction to the Israeli-Arab conflict. Information is provided on...

  • Political prophecies: Sealing the fate of al-Aqsa. Baroud, Ramzy // Arab American News;11/8/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 1500, p15 

    The author reflects on the implications of Israel's shut-down of the al-Aqsa Mosque on October 30, 2014 apart from violating the religious rights of Palestinian Muslims. Topics discussed include the symbol represented by the Noble Sanctuary, home to the Al-Aqsa Mosque; the Temple Mount Faithful...

  • Human Rights versus Security Rights.  // Palestine-Israel Journal of Politics, Economics & Culture;2003, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p66 

    Focuses on the roundtable discussion on human rights at the American Colony Hotel in Jerusalem. Concerns about the Israel's violation of Palestinian human rights; Struggle of women in Arab countries; Social interaction according to the universal human values.

  • Gaza Withdrawal: Implications for U.S. Middle East Policy. Hanley, Delinda C. // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Jun2004, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p78 

    The day before Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's White House meeting with U.S. President George W. Bush, the Institute for Research Middle Eastern Policy and the Council for the National Interest (CNI) co-sponsored an April 13, 2004 panel discussion at the Hart Senate Office Building on...

  • Panelists Warn Peace Prospects Dim. Najjab, Jamal // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Dec2006, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p57 

    The article presents information on the discussion organized by the American Friends of Neve Shalom/Wahat al-Salam, on October 20, 2006. The roundtable discussion and lunch known as "Israel-Palestine: Long Term Prospects for Peaceful Coexistence," was held at American University in Washington...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics