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Gaza Freedom March: A Powerful Day of Action in Cairo

Saturday, January 2, 2010

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From Starhawk, originally posted on Starhawk’s Blog: We did it! Up until the moment we did, I didn’t quite believe we would, but we did! Went to bed last night thinking, “Yeah, Starhawk, you’ve done this a hundred times, yawn, nerves of steel, sleep like a baby,” and of course I hardly slept at all, [...]

Gaza Freedom March: More From Yesterday

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

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Reposted from Starhawk’s Blog GFM 4 12-29 Morning So, back to yesterday. I never made it over to the French Embassy, where the French contingent has been encamped, surrounded now by the Egyptian police and not allowed to leave although people have been allowed to pass in food and water. Our encampment in front of [...]

Starhawk in Cairo with the Gaza Freedom March

Monday, December 28, 2009

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Still a bit dazed and confused from jetlag, I went down to the Lotus Hotel where Medea Benjamin and Ann Wright and many of the other organizers are staying. It is also peeling and seedy, and when people told me, “Thank you for putting your life on the line,” I didn’t quite imagine that the [...]

A (rare) email from Gaza

Thursday, June 18, 2009

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Marryam Haleem, a delegate of our 65-member delegation to Gaza through Rafah, just sent this email from Gaza, describing the lapses in electricity and other services there. It gives a good glimpse of how it feels to try to connect to the outside world with not only a physical, border blockade, but a technological blockade [...]

Another Gaza delegation blog…

Thursday, June 11, 2009

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…to check out, by delegation Doug Tickner: http://gazasaga.wordpress.com/

Delegtion to Gaza through Israel: Sascha Bollag’s blog

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

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Sascha Bollag, one of the members of the delegation to Gaza through Israel, wrote this account of the experience. Check it out! Day 1 – 6 After a short legal briefing on ramifications of being arrested as a foreigner in Israel (“almost 100% likelihood of deportation, strong likelihood that restrictions will be placed on returning [...]

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