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The Arsenal of Genocide: The US Weapons That Are Destroying Gaza

Pro-Palestinian demonstration in central Stockholm on January 27, 2024. Frankie Fouganthin, CC BY 4.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0, via Wikimedia Commons By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J.S. Davies / ZNetwork On May 8, 2024, as Israel escalated its brutal assault on Rafah, President Biden announced that he had “paused” a delivery of 1,700 500-pound and 1,800 2,000-pound bombs, and threatened […]

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Will the Freedom Flotilla Sail to Gaza?

The flotilla waits to sail from Istanbul. Photo credit: Medea Benjamin By Medea Benjamin / CounterPunch The non-violence training to join the Freedom Flotilla Coalition’s ships to Gaza has been intense. As hundreds of us from 32 countries gathered in Istanbul, we were briefed about what we might encounter on this voyage. “We have to […]