Applies to CPTnet releases from Palestine projects
February 13th, 2013
Lord, restore dignity to those who demolish homes, irrigation systems and olive groves, who practice bombing and shooting all night near residential areas, or oppress by other weapons from the arsenal of occupation. By the prayers of the faithful, from intended oppression, fashion Beloved Community.
February 8th, 2013
"Where is Palestine?" I asked my mother.
"You donâ€™t know?!" she replied incredulously. "Palestine isnâ€™t a real place. It doesnâ€™t exist."
February 7th, 2013
I don't have to comfort a crying baby awakened by an explosion.
I don't have to wake up for school the next day.
I don't have to feel this fear every night.
January 25th, 2013
In Masafer Yatta, Palestine, Israeli
soldiers began military exercises
in the area they have called "Firing
January 9th, 2013
Pray that justice-seeking communities in Palestine, Israel and around the world stand firm to prevent the eviction of more than a thousand villagers in Massafer Yatta, south of Hebron, West Bank, and the conversion of their homeland into a bombing range.
January 1st, 2013
Residents of eight villages were granted a
30-day reprieve from the occupying power's
plan to evict them and make the area a
December 13th, 2012
On Wednesday 12 December an Israeli soldier shot and killed 17 year-old Muhammad Ziad Awad Salaymah at the Al Sahlah checkpoint, near the Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron. It was Muhammad's birthday.
December 10th, 2012
A flood of individual actions is upholding the rights of over a thousand villagers, their lands and homes to serve life, not bombing and death-dealing. Please do your small part.
December 10th, 2012
On foot or pedaling bicycles,
a diverse community shows
solidarity with a Palestinian
village whose mosque was
the latest target of an Israeli
December 9th, 2012
The call to prayer is as
holy as the tolling bells
in my home church.
Why is answering it made
so horrendously difficult?