House demolitions: ethnic cleansing in East Jerusalem

The Freedom Ride took a day off today, so Mary Brodin took a trip to East Jerusalem and the site of two house demolitions. Here's her report: Two houses were built on this site in Ash-Shayyah on the slopes of the Mount of Olives in East Jerusalem. One was demolished ten years ago, the other … Continue reading House demolitions: ethnic cleansing in East Jerusalem

Indy cartoonist Tim Sanders gets sketching on first day in Palestine

Our chair, Sybil Cock, local residents Mary Brodin and Ruby Hirsch, actor Doug Holton and cartoonist Tim Sanders, arrived in Palestine this weekend and will be joining The Freedom Theatre's Freedom Ride across the West Bank from tomorrow. The last few days they took a look around Jerusalem before travelling up to Jenin to stay … Continue reading Indy cartoonist Tim Sanders gets sketching on first day in Palestine