Lebanon

Fancy that! Mask lifts on Lebanon invasion

In July last year, we were led to believe that Hezbollah’s kidnapping of two Israeli soldiers led to the invasion of Lebanon. Things are rarely that simple….time for a recap, some naming and shaming and some Bible study Remember 24 June 2006, when Israeli forces abducted two civilians, a doctor and his brother, from Gaza.…

Rachel Corrie

My Name is Rachel Corrie

Impressions of a powerful play being staged at the Playhouse Theatre Theatre – by Jamila Sherif ‘My Name is Rachel Corrie‘ is a chillingly poignant drama crafted from the journals, letters and e-mails of an incredible young woman. Rachel Corrie was a student, thinker, activist, dreamer, poet and writer whose life was brought to a…

truth

The truth will out – in time!

The powers-that-be try to get away with awful canards – but sooner or later the truth will out! The recent tragedy of James Miller is but one of many examples… – On 2nd May 2003, James Miller was shot while making a documentary in the Gaza strip about Palestinian children. The accompanying reporter Saira Shah…