Tag Archives: Gaza

Code Pink pour buckets of dirt on their heads in solidarity with Gaza

http://twitter.com/#!/SenseOffense/status/505132972350382081

Taking a cue from the actually useful #ALSIceBucketChallenge, Code Pink is in front of the White House Thursday night taking the #RubbleBucketChallenge. The group’s Facebook page explains:

http://twitter.com/#!/WRMEA/status/505117595021094913
http://twitter.com/#!/SpinsterBeth/status/505132285637951489
http://twitter.com/#!/SenseOffense/status/505133284171333633
http://twitter.com/#!/proudusafan/status/505151187696750592

 

 

 

Anti-Israel protesters march on Washington Post with ‘coffins’ [photos]

http://twitter.com/#!/HamdiCelikbas/status/495668537319763968

Thousands — estimates number between 10 and 60,000 — marched on Washington, D.C. today in support of Gaza, stopping in front of the Washington Post’s office with prop caskets.

http://twitter.com/#!/ACT_UMD/status/495623411046285312
http://twitter.com/#!/JMarkland25/status/495645852917309440
http://twitter.com/#!/ShahanR/status/495647947628244992
http://twitter.com/#!/MikePrysner/status/495644487256145920
http://twitter.com/#!/_MintIceCream14/status/495679012711452672
http://twitter.com/#!/KhaledBeydoun/status/495685206527864833
http://twitter.com/#!/Amnah_AlSh/status/495699844560715776
http://twitter.com/#!/heshaaam/status/495687177062211584
http://twitter.com/#!/NoJnoP/status/495686570079703040

The president wasn’t available at the White House to witness the protest; he golfed today before heading to Camp David.

 

 

 

British MP: ‘If I lived in #Gaza would I fire a rocket? Probably yes’

http://twitter.com/#!/Yair_Rosenberg/status/491685568703889409

Western politicians are usually measured in their words when it comes to the Israel-Hamas conflict, but British Liberal Democrat David Ward tweeted today that if he lived in Gaza, he’d probably fire a rocket into Israel.

http://twitter.com/#!/charleswhite3/status/491684171736436736

Certainly sounds like it.

http://twitter.com/#!/ed_schwab/status/491675076665020416
http://twitter.com/#!/Alex_SkyNews/status/491684486535716865
http://twitter.com/#!/EylonALevy/status/491666873768235008
http://twitter.com/#!/Jono_Milner/status/491672352552677376
http://twitter.com/#!/JonnyHausm/status/491676418515156992
http://twitter.com/#!/PDQProperty/status/491683447040393216
http://twitter.com/#!/kevinhullah123/status/491685270551801857
http://twitter.com/#!/OliverCooper/status/491687505922916352

 

 

Surprise: Hamas rejects extension to ceasefire agreement

The 12-hour humanitarian ceasefire between Israel and Hamas was nice while it lasted, but one of the two parties rejected a four-hour extension.

Continue ceasefire?

Israel: Yes

Hamas: No thanks, we've got more children to "martyr."— Nathan Wurtzel (@NathanWurtzel) July 26, 2014

‘Shut the f*ck up!’ Hate mob reacts to news that IDF will open Gaza field hospital

Earlier today, the Israeli Defense Forces’ official account sent out this tweet:

The pro-Palestinian contingent’s responses were predictably measured and thoughtful:


http://twitter.com/#!/185Ikram/status/490798227168718848


http://twitter.com/#!/RickyD884/status/490798763192365057


http://twitter.com/#!/ItsJustMe7o7/status/490806457202262016
http://twitter.com/#!/nav010181/status/490802504167612417
http://twitter.com/#!/nav010181/status/490802704793755648

Meanwhile: