International City - home of three faiths

Unless you’ve been there, how do you know what’s really going on in countries and cities mentioned in news broadcasts? Who do you trust to give you the truth? In some cases, even if you’re there, you may never see the dark side of the truth. I’m recalling my personal reactions on a day last […]

MIDEAST: A 'Police State' Celebrates

MIDEAST: A ‘Police State’ Celebrates By Nora Barrows-Friedman JERUSALEM, Jan 19 (IPS) - The Israeli government is stepping up efforts to suppress dissent and crush resistance in the streets. Police have been videotaping the demonstrations and subsequently arresting protesters in large numbers. According to Israeli police reports, at least 763 Israeli citizens, the majority of […]