Gaza http://wamc.org en Northampton Activist Part Of Gaza Delegation http://wamc.org/post/northampton-activist-part-gaza-delegation <p>A peace activist from Northampton, Massachusetts is part of a delegation of 100 women who are traveling to Gaza for International Women’s Day on March 8th.&nbsp;&nbsp; Paki Wieland was just released from a jail in New York. She was among a group of a dozen people convicted of disorderly conduct as a result of a protest outside the Hancock Air National Guard Base.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with Wieland about the air base protest and the trip to Gaza.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 17:43:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 85165 at http://wamc.org Northampton Activist Part Of Gaza Delegation Herbert London: Why Iran Won The Last Middle East Conflict http://wamc.org/post/herbert-london-why-iran-won-last-middle-east-conflict <p>Although the truce between Gaza and Israel didn’t lead to an unequivocal result, Israeli officials said they destroyed most rocket launchers and Gazan leaders maintain the settlement means they resisted the Israeli offensive and have been emboldened by their relative success. Is there a victor in this struggle?</p><p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 17:36:00 +0000 Herbert London 54200 at http://wamc.org Herbert London: Why Iran Won The Last Middle East Conflict Herbert London: The Israeli War With Gaza http://wamc.org/post/herbert-london-israeli-war-gaza <p></p><p>It is astonishing to see Ban-ki-Moon and Hillary Clinton, among others clamoring for a truce between Israel and Hams-led terrorists.&nbsp; One wonders where these diplomats were when more than a thousand missiles rained over Israel without retaliation.</p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 17:37:00 +0000 Herbert London 52867 at http://wamc.org Middle East Unrest Catches Attention of Hudson Valley Law Enforcement http://wamc.org/post/middle-east-unrest-catches-attention-hudson-valley-law-enforcement <p></p><p style="color: rgb(0, 0, 102); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;&nbsp;Rocket attacks by militant Palestinian group Hamas in Gaza on Israel have prompted area police agencies to keep an extra sharp eye out.</p><p style="color: rgb(0, 0, 102); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: normal;">Orange County Sheriff Carl DuBois wanted to be sure the unrest in the Middle East doesn’t spill over to the Mid-Hudson Valley.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 12:43:43 +0000 Hank Gross 52383 at http://wamc.org Middle East Unrest Catches Attention of Hudson Valley Law Enforcement