Phyllis Bennies remind us that “Military strategies have failed, only a political and diplomatic solution will work”
Patrick Cockburn is an Irish journalist who has been a Middle East correspondent since 1979 for the Financial Times and, presently, The Independent. Among the most experienced commentators on Iraq, he has written four books on the country’s recent history. Cockburn’s latest book is The Jihadis Return: ISIS and the New Sunni Uprising.
Citizens of Victoria and Vancouver Island gather to show their support for the victims of Israels bombing raids in Gaza and they say,
“Violence is not the answer”.