Category Archives: Hamas

Gaza Weekend

Back in the middle of the seventeenth century the Brits had their interregnum – that time between kings. They beheaded one king and another one didn’t come along until 1660, trailing Thomas Hobbes and Hobbes’ Leviathan in his wake, providing … Continue reading

Posted in Gaza War of December 2008, Hamas, Hamas versus the Palestinian Authority, Israel and Palestine, Israel Invades Gaza, Israel's Survival, Proportionate Response | Leave a comment

What John Milton Said

Another year begins, but not much is new – the Israelis and the Palestinians are at it again, on the first day of the year:   Israel continued to bomb Gaza early on Friday after killing a top Hamas commander … Continue reading

Posted in Eyeless in Gaza, Gaza War of December 2008, Hamas, Israel and Palestine, Israel's Survival, Palestinian Fury | Leave a comment