the friend online
09 January 2009


Letters - preview
What have Quakers to say about the war in Gaza? Will we be so anxious to be ‘even-handed’ that we say nothing, even amongst ourselves?

The Gaza tragedy is only the latest example of the sixty-year-old ‘Nakba’ or catastrophe for Palestinians
  • Thanks to our ecumenical accompaniers’ journals, Quakers may be better informed than most about recent injustices, yet the underlying issue has not been spelt out: successive Israeli governments’ long-term goal, since 1948, of completing the ethnic cleansing and Judaisation of Palestine


    This is a preview of the full article - to see the whole thing, or to post a comment you need to login, or alternatively you could try a free sample!


    This week's .pdf
    In this week's online edition... rss edition
    Judy Kirby and Clare-Marie White
    Kenya: where are we now?
    Eden Grace
    Cluster munitions protestors charged
    Oliver Robertson
    News roundup
    Oliver Robertson
    Nuclear disarmament: turning the vision into reality
    Kat Barton and Paul Ingram
    Do we need a Quaker Universalist Group?
    Anne Ashworth
    Empowerment through women’s literacy
    John Lampen
    What Tom, not a Quaker?
    Rowena Loverance
    An insight into Joseph Rotblat
    Ioan Thomas
    The Friend appeal leaflet
    David Olver
    An advocate for the unheard
    Ron Kentish

    Many sides of Oliver Postgate: children's television animator and New Statesman blogger

    Things to do, where to stay, people to see etc...

    download this issue

    save this page

    most recent comments:
    Letters, Ala
    Quaker approach to business under the spotlight, David Hitchin
    Tackling the pay gap from both ends, anonymous poster
    Some more equal than others?, anonymous poster
    Climate Camp experience, Frances Laing
    Climate Camp experience, Frances Laing
    The centrality of worship, Andrew Hatton, Maldon LM, Essex
    In the care of the Meeting?, chrissie hinde
    Lockerbie grief and justice, Jennifer Barraclough
    The centrality of worship, Peter Arnold
    The top ten reasons (plus three) why bottled water is a blessing, Fee Berry
    Letters, David Hitchin
    Marriage and committed relationships, Fee Berry
    George Fox and same gender partnership, Chris Bagley
    Marriage and committed relationships, Chris Bagley
    Meeting for meditation?, Barry
    Meeting for ‘weorthscipe’?, Gerard Guiton
    Report shows that all is not well in multicultural Britain, chrissie hinde
    Johann Sebastian Bach and the Jews, Peter Arnold
    Prisons: our growth industry, Peer Arnold

    Save on your phone bills with:
    the phone co-op - your voice counts