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Guest: Sharmine Narwani (recorded 2 days before ceasefire). We talk about Gaza, the Resistance and the differences between attacks on Gaza in past years and what is happening now, who really needs a ceasefire the most and why a ceasefire with no real change does not really help the Palestinians. We talk about reactions from other countries in the region to the latest attack on Gaza and Sharmine provides an update on the current situation in Lebanon which has fallen out of the news of late but is still in crisis and still deals with foreign interference. Lastly we talked about a new media project that Sharmine will be launching soon. In a bonus question, we talk about the evolution of the map of Palestine and Israel since World War II and how that map might change going forward — essentially the future of Israel and Palestine.
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Recorded on May 18, 2021. Music by Fluorescent Grey.
- When Fighting Erupts Between Israel and Hamas, the Question of War Crimes, New York Times
- Human Rights Watch: A Threshold Crossed: Israeli Authorities and the Crimes of Apartheid and Persecution
- (2014) Another ceasefire in Gaza? No, thank you, Sharmine Narwani
- Sharmine’s (map) tweet about the evolution of Israel and Palestine