I’m a great believer in visual aids. take a look at this map, created by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs on October 18, 2005. The map shows closures and checkpoints in the West Bank, the Green Line, the wall, and settlements.
Last Wednesday, the Edinburgh Univeristy Students’ Association passed a motion at its annual general meeting twinning UofE with Birzeit University. The motion condemns attacks on Palestinian education, and affiliates UofE to the Right to Education campaing at Birzeit. In practical terms, the motion aims to raise awareness of the difficulties facing Palestinian students and teachers [...]