Video Clip: Fmr Israeli soldier, "Israel Not Doing Enough To Avoid Civilian Casualties" * Yehuda Shaul, a former Israeli army commander and "Breaking the Silence" founder shares his view on Israel-Gaza conflict || via AJA/ConsiderThis aired 7.30.14 [Israeli Refuseniks]
Breaking The Silence (facebook.com/BreakingTheSilenceIsrael) is an Israeli Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), located in a western section of Jerusalem, established by Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers and veterans who collect and provide testimonies about their military service in the West Bank, Gaza Strip, and East Jerusalem since the Second Intifada. Includes testimony regarding the routine mistreatment of Palestinian children.
Boy wails with fright as he is dragged away by heavily armed soldiers. Two videos of Israeli soldiers arresting three young boys in Hebron give a harrowing glimpse into the everyday violence faced by children in the occupied West Bank city where settlers have taken over Palestinian homes under the protection of the army.
! Abby Martin reports on the latest violence in Israel, and speaks with author and journalist Max Blumenthal about the aspects of the story that aren't being discussed in the corporate media. || RT: "Gaza is Burning: Here's What the Corporate Media Isn't Telling You || RT " http://fb.me/JournalistAbbyMartin * http://twitter.com/AbbyMartin
What's going on in Palestine right now is simply too heartbreaking, too disgusting, and too painful to overlook, yet still, somehow, the world watches on in silence as a girl dies with tears still glistening in her eyes, while a man weeps over the mangled body of his little son, who was too young and innocent to understand the evil nature of the conflict that wrenched his life from him and the nature of our world as a whole. I hope we can show that as a human race, we are better than this.