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‘Refugees are a tool of war’ — the view from the Syrian border – May 17, 2019

Posted on May 17th, 2019 - By Alice Rothchild

first published in Mondoweiss March 26, 2019 Aerial view of Za'atari refugee camp. In late March and early April 2019 I traveled to…

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For Iraqi refugees in Amman, kindness, support and an application to Australia – May 9, 2019

Posted on May 11th, 2019 - By Alice Rothchild

first published in Mondoweiss In late March and early April 2019 I traveled to Jordan and the West Bank (Palestine) with two colleagues, Sonia…

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A pipeline protest in Amman – May 3, 2019

Posted on May 3rd, 2019 - By Alice Rothchild

first published in Mondoweiss In late March and early April 2019 I traveled to Jordan and the West Bank (Palestine) with two colleagues, Sonia…

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From God to art to politics, in Amman – April 28, 2019

Posted on Apr 29th, 2019 - By Alice Rothchild

first published in Mondoweiss This is Alice Rothchild’s second dispatch from her trip to the Middle East. The first concerned a church devoted…

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Falling off the edge: Iraqi and Syrian refugees – April 24, 2019

Posted on Apr 29th, 2019 - By Alice Rothchild

first published in Mondoweiss March 23, 2019 Amman, Jordan The day begins at The Evangelical Philadelphia Nazarene Church of Marka, a…

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Cultural confusion/Cultural imperialism – April 11, 2019

Posted on Apr 11th, 2019 - By Alice Rothchild

first published in Mondoweiss https://mondoweiss.net/2019/04/cultural-confusion-imperialism/ In late March and early April 2019 I traveled to…

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Palestine solidarity work is most effective when done within an anti-racist framework – March 12, 2019

Posted on Mar 13th, 2019 - By Alice Rothchild

first published in Mondoweiss: https://mondoweiss.net/2019/03/palestine-solidarity-effective/ The recent fury and attacks on Ilhan Omar and her…

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The double standard when discussing Israeli racism – February 21, 2019

Posted on Feb 21st, 2019 - By Alice Rothchild

first published in Mondoweiss February 21, 2019 https://mondoweiss.net/2019/02/standard-discussing-israeli/ The ongoing national conversation…

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The 2019 Women’s March: privileging victimhood and the power of class – January 22, 2019

Posted on Jan 23rd, 2019 - By Alice Rothchild

first published in Mondoweiss https://mondoweiss.net/2019/01/womens-privileging-victimhood/ Over the weekend I rallied and marched in one of…

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