The Gaza Strip - 6th December 2013by NTS Radio
Toro Y Moi.
FRIDAYS / 11PM-MIDNIGHT / BI-WEEKLY
Sending it out to the stunner in the fuchsia hijab with the light eyes - it’s straight hip hop, r’n’b and dancehall, rarefied with that Middle Eastern sparkle.
For many Israelis there are ‘no innocents in Gaza’, as the defence minister, Avigdor Lieberman, said in response to the Great March of Return. His colleague Eli Hazan, a spokesman for Netanyahu’s Likud Party, said that all 30,000 men, women and children who gathered at the Gaza border to protest (the overwhelming majority, non-violently) ‘are legitimate targets’...Gaza is where the grass grows wild and must be ‘mown’ from time to time, as some Israeli analysts have put it.
The real threat to Israel lies not in acts of Palestinian violence, but in understanding that those acts are a response to occupation and oppression, to injustice and dehumanisation. As an Israeli friend of mine once said, the threat to Israel lies ‘in making Palestinians intimate, in seeing the world through their eyes’. https://www.lrb.co.uk/blog/2018/06/04/sara-roy/there-is-a-life-behind-every-statistic/