The Rev. James Lawson Jr., an apostle of nonviolent protest who trained activists to resist brutality, has died
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The Rev. James Lawson Jr., an apostle of nonviolent protest who trained activists to resist brutality, has died

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Water cannon used against protesters in Tel Aviv

STORY:: Israeli police disperse protesters demonstrating against the government: This demonstration comes just hours after Israeli forces rescued four hostages held by Hamas: Tel Aviv, Israel: June 8, 2024: Bina Perry, protester » ( I joined the protest) for two reasons. The first concerns the change of government. But we don’t like what they don’t do at all. And the second for the refugees and all the people, whose families were kidnapped in Gaza, and no one (in the government) thinks about them. Person. They (the government) are thinking about the destruction of Gaza. It’s very bad, of course, but we have no chance of defeating Hamas because it places all its forces inside and between civilians. And then the whole world is against us because we are killing civilians. » Regular demonstrations take place in the squares of Tel Aviv, one against the Israeli government, the other to demand the release of hostages held in Gaza, after which demonstrators from both rallies march, uniting to block the city ​​roads. The Hamas raid killed some 1,200 people and kidnapped more than 250 people in the October 7 attack, according to Israeli authorities, and Israel’s subsequent bombing and invasion of Gaza killed at least 36,801 Palestinians, according to an updated count Saturday from the territory’s Ministry of Health.