Gaza Ahoy: Chronicling the Freedom Sailors

Gaza Ahoy: Chronicling the Freedom Sailors

When my copy of Freedom Sailors (Eds. Greta Berlin and Bill Dienst, 2012, Free Gaza Movement) arrived in the mail, I read it all in one sitting. By chance, as I was finishing the book in the early morning hours, the judicial ruling on the Rachel Corrie case was...
U.S. Shares Responsibility for Rachel Corrie’s Death

U.S. Shares Responsibility for Rachel Corrie’s Death

On August 28, an Israeli court rejected a civil lawsuit against Israeli occupation forces for the 2003 murder of Rachel Corrie, a 23-year old American peace activist killed in the Gaza Strip, upholding a severely flawed internal Israeli military investigation. Amnesty...

Many Palestinian Protestors Already Use Nonviolent Tactics

Israel is escalating its quiet campaign to round up and detain nonviolent Palestinian protesters, from leaders to children, in nighttime raids. And although these protesters remain committed to nonviolence, the world continues to believe the Palestinian struggle is...

Let Me Stand Alone: The Journals of Rachel Corrie

Join Craig and Cindy Corrie, along with IPS fellow Phyllis Bennis, who will be introducing and reading from the just-released book Let Me Stand Alone: the Journals of Rachel Corrie. This is a collection of writings of the young peace activist/poet/thinker whose death...