[Publisher's Note: In reading the article below be mindful that all aspects of this history are disputed ... here are Australians celebrating their version of Gallipoli to the exclusion of others. Read the comments in the conversation ... many are interesting, some show how far away we are from the real horrors of going into … Continue reading Join the dots between Gallipoli and the Armenian genocide
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May 15th 1948 marks the day over 750,000 Palestinians were expelled from their homes and made refugees. In 1948, the establishment of the Israeli state in Palestine through violent ethnic cleansing not only forced Palestinians from their homes, but also led to massacres of indigenous populations and the destruction of villages. Following expulsion, some Palestinians … Continue reading MAY 15 : Al Nakba Brisbane Anniversary – Vigil & March