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Turkish in Germany or Danish in Palestine – not so different

april 25, 2012

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This article was originally published by EMAJ Magazine April 24th, 2012 When welcomed into Palestinian homes I always find myself on high alert, constantly scanning everyone else’s behavior to copy them and seek to show respect for their norms and customs. Am I greeting everyone in the right way? Pronouncing people’s names right? Eating in […]

Revolution can’t be tweeted – but its kinda helpful!

april 25, 2012

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Social media has been glorified in the wake of the Arab uprisings throughout the past year. Platforms like Twitter and Youtube were given unwarranted  much credit as revolutionary tools, which in their mere nature of empowering the people led to the fall of dictators. An orientalist approach welcomed and promoted by Western – especially American […]

Dansk cyklist overfaldet af israelsk officer – interview med deltager på lørdagens dramatiske cykeltur

april 16, 2012

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En ung dansk fyr, blev lørdag slået i hovedet med et gevær af en israelsk oberstløjtnant, da han deltog i en cykeltur i Jordandalen på Vestbredden lørdag. Overfaldet blev filmet og har ført til en midlertidig suspendering af den israelske officer. Jeg talte i dag med en anden dansk deltager på turen, der for tiden […]

VIDEO: Palm Sunday in Jerusalem 2012

april 14, 2012

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Watch video from the Palm Sunday procession on Mount of Olives, April 1, 2012 (Western Easter). Palm Sunday in Jerusalem 2012 – YouTube. Starting from the church at the top of Mount of Olives – where Jesus according to the New Testament, rode on a donkey down to Jerusalem – local Christians and religious tourists […]

PICTURES – Good Friday in Jerusalem

april 6, 2012

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Good Friday, a set on Flickr. Good Friday in Jerusalem means processions through Via Dolorosa to commemorate Jesus’s carrying of the cross through Jerusalem before his crucifixion. With all the pilgrims from all ove the world were also hundreds of heavily armed Israeli soldiers. See pictures from Palm Sunday See blogposts and pictures from Easter […]

PICTURES – Palm Sunday in Jerusalem 2012

april 6, 2012

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Palm Sunday in Jerusalem 2012, a set on Flickr. Tens of thousands of pilgrims from all over the world took part in procession down Mount of Olives on Palm Sunday (April 1 – 2012).

Discipel-demo

april 5, 2012

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Grupper af alverdens nationaliteter strømmer til med bannere, flag og messende / syngende slagsange. Området taget i betragtning minder scenariet meget om demonstrationen ved Qalandia checkpointet to dage forinden – havde det ikke været for det faktum, at bannerne er med navnene på grupper af pilgrimme fra hele verden, sangenes primære ord ’Hosana’ og ’Halleluja’, […]