August 2014 (4)
Aug 21 2014 11:14AM
Escape from Sinjar Mountain, but what next?
After a harrowing escape, first from their hometown of Qahtanya and then from Sinjar Mountain – where they were stuck for eight days with very little food or water – Sule...
Aug 14 2014 12:02PM
'They know who did it and they're not acting': The Gatumba massacre 10 years on
On Saturday I listened while survivors of the Gatumba massacre recounted the horrors they witnessed on the night of August 13th 2004, when more than 160 Congolese Banyamu...
Aug 6 2014 5:23PM
In Israel, as in Gaza, human rights are the last line of protection
My brother and I are experiencing the current Israel-Gaza conflict quite differently. He is 20, serving out his military service and has been fighting in Gaza. I, on the...
Aug 1 2014 12:33PM
Life in Gaza: terror at night and massacres in the day
Last Monday into Tuesday were the scariest day and night since the current conflict began. The violence finally reached the area where I live; where I, my children and ne...