1. Lipson Reading 1

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    July 8, 2015 by Hermes

    Summary of Lispon reading: Here is a summary of this reading. To check out the full set of notes click …
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  2. Thinking Aloud: “The Gaza Crisis: No Way Out?”

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    August 10, 2014 by Hermes

    Originally posted on Not What You Might Think:
    August 9, 2014 by Darius Earlier this week, I attended a panel at the Brookings Institution…

  3. What You Bomb, a poem for Gaza by Vijay Prashad

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    August 10, 2014 by Hermes

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    Originally posted on Hummus For Thought:
    Four-year-old Palestinian girl Shayma Al-Masri, who hospital officials said was wounded in an Israeli air strike…

  4. A World that Promises Nothing

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    July 23, 2014 by Hermes

    Gaza-family-Grief

    There is a tendency to view humanity’s progress as a linear process, guaranteed by the ceaseless ticking of time, as …
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  5. Palestine and the Failure of Liberalism

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    July 21, 2014 by Hermes

    Gazan children crying

    The prevailing opinion on Gaza is that if Hamas and company decided tomorrow¬†that they had fired off their last rocket …
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  6. Hamas, Non-Violence and the Way Forward for Palestinians

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    July 13, 2014 by Hermes

    Non-Violent Palestine

    I’ve been thinking a lot about the role of non-violence in the Palestinian struggle for human dignity (forget statehood, let’s …
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  7. Calling out Anti-Semitism in Criticism of Israel

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    July 13, 2014 by Hermes

    Hitler

    Israel’s actions in the West Bank and Gaza are indefensible, no question about it. But it saddens me to no …
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