Originally posted on Eyes on Europe & Middle East News:
Les autorités israéliennes ont lancé, lundi 27 avril, un appel d’offres pour la construction de 77 logements dans deux colonies juives de Jérusalem-Est, selon l’organisation israélienne La Paix maintenant. C’est la première fois depuis les élections législatives du 17 mars qu’est réenclenché le processus de grignotage de cette partie de la ville, considérée par la communauté internationale comme un territoire palestinien mais occupée par l’Etat hébreu depuis 1967.
Les projets de construction concernent 36 unités à Neve Yaakov et 41 à Pisgat Zeev, deux quartiers de colonisation dans le nord de Jérusalem-Est. Seuls 18 des 77 lots mis en avant lundi sont nouveaux : pour les autres, qui n’avaient pas trouvé preneur, les appels d’offres ont été renouvelés. Quelque 63 000 Israéliens vivent déjà dans ces deux zones que l’Etat hébreu considère comme des quartiers de Jérusalem à part entière.
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Originally posted on Brent Blonigan:
Over the last couple of weeks, I had some trepidation about embarking on this walk organized by the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention for last night. I had some fear about it. I guess I thought that all the feelings would overwhelm me. I wasn’t sure I wanted to share any of my own experiences, and I also had been struggling with my emotions. But I think the sharing of these feelings is important.
I probably should have be grateful that I was able to raise a little bit of money for the AFSP. I raised enough money to attend the VIP reception that was held at the Reef, part of the Aquarium complex. At first, I felt rather alone. I was not sure that I belonged there. The orders and the drinks were wonderful. The company of participants there all had experienced some type of trauma related to suicide…
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Originally posted on Ladywithatruck's Blog:
Where more perfect for a narcissist than the internet? He/she can pretend to be anything they want, pictures? no problem; anyone can take a picture of a house or car and say it is theirs. On the internet a person can tell you anything and what choice do you have but to believe them? There are no guarantees with a face to face meeting either, I( mean James showed me pictures of “his” trucks, his houses, and told me how his past women had used and abused him; taken advantage of his kind giving nature. He was new to the area, how would I ever have known otherwise? If I would have checked his name on the internet, no red flags would have been raised, if you know a person’s user name it might give you some interesting information but I didn’t learn his user names for many years, nor…
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Originally posted on New Fathers 4 Justice - Direct Action Dads:
We went to sleepy Stoke St Mary yesterday where one of the locals objected to us using a megaphone. If Rebecca Pow gets elected they had better soon get used to protests outside her Farmhouse
More Lib Dem secrecy as Rachel Gilmour’s office won’t tell New F4J where she is handing out leaflets today
Why won’t the two main party candidates speak to us regarding the rights of fathers after family breakdown and shared parenting?